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Former Federal Judge David Folsom Joins Jackson Walker

Former Federal Judge David Folsom Joins Jackson Walker

Dallas-based law firm says Folsom, who oversaw $17.3 billion Texas tobacco case, will lead Jackson Walker’s new Texarkana office.…

Cliff Vrielink Joins Sidley’s Houston Office

Cliff Vrielink Joins Sidley’s Houston Office

Specializing in energy and private equity, Vrielink is the ninth partner in Sidley Austin’s Houston office, which opened just three months ago. …

Two Leading Oil & Gas Lawyers Head to Latham & Watkins

Two Leading Oil & Gas Lawyers Head to Latham & Watkins

Robin Fredrickson and Jeffrey Muñoz, two highly respected energy transactions lawyers, join Latham's growing - and highly profitable - ranks in Houston.…

Shonn Brown Jumps to Gruber Hurst

Shonn Brown Jumps to Gruber Hurst

Dallas business litigator and community leader joins litigation boutique to do more trial work. …

Off the Clock: Houston’s John Zavitsanos Still Connected to Greek Roots

Off the Clock: Houston’s John Zavitsanos Still Connected to Greek Roots

The AZA partner left Greece with his parents when he was eight years old.…

Occidental Petroleum Names John C. Ale Its General Counsel

Occidental Petroleum Names John C. Ale Its General Counsel

Ale is a long-time Houston energy lawyer who has been a partner at Skadden and V&E.…

Eduardo Rodriguez & Sons Join Atlas & Hall

Eduardo Rodriguez & Sons Join Atlas & Hall

New 36 lawyer firm will be the largest in South Texas.…

Off the Clock: Ever See a Lawyer Ski Barefoot?

Off the Clock: Ever See a Lawyer Ski Barefoot?

Meet Mark Shank of Gruber Hurst.…

Haynes and Boone Honors Sharon Freytag’s Retirement, Supports Brain Research

Haynes and Boone Honors Sharon Freytag’s Retirement, Supports Brain Research

The Sharon Freytag Fellowship will sponsor a student in neuroscience research.…

Becky Gregory Joins Curran Tomko as Partner

Becky Gregory Joins Curran Tomko as Partner

Former Eastern District U.S. Attorney expands Dallas firm's white-collar practice.…

Baker Botts Names Andrew Baker of Dallas its New Managing Partner

Baker Botts Names Andrew Baker of Dallas its New Managing Partner

Baker Botts announced Tuesday that Dallas corporate law partner Andrew Baker is its new managing partner, effective January 1, 2013.…

Thompson & Knight Names Emily Parker Its New Managing Partner

Thompson & Knight Names Emily Parker Its New Managing Partner

Thirty-eight years ago, Thompson & Knight hired its first woman lawyer in an office of 40 white men. This week, the Dallas-based law firm announced that very same lawyer, Emily…

James Matthews leaves V&E for Denbury Resources

James Matthews leaves V&E for Denbury Resources

James Matthews will become vice president, general counsel and secretary of Denbury Resources.…

Three switch from SLR Denton to Jones Day

Three switch from SLR Denton to Jones Day

Matthew Orwig, Basheer Ghorayeb and Shawn Cleveland have joined Jones Day as partners. …

John Harper Returns to Haynes and Boone

John Harper is returning to Haynes and Boone as of counsel.…

Charles Parker Joins Yetter Coleman

Charles Parker Joins Yetter Coleman

Charles R. Parker has joined Yetter Coleman, a Houston litigation boutique, as partner effective immediately.…

Long-time IP Lawyer Robert Turner Joins McDole, Kennedy & Williams

Robert Turner, who has practiced intellectual property law for 45 years, has left Jones Day's Dallas office. …

Billable Hour: Adapted from the book, ‘Lawtalk’

Few terms hold more importance for a law firm’s clients or its employees than billable hour--not a real hour, but sixty minutes of work that the lawyer can bill a…

LAWTALK: It’s Not Just for Lawyers Anymore

LAWTALK: It’s Not Just for Lawyers Anymore

Did you know that the phrase “wet foot dry foot” was inspired by a Dr. Suess novel? Or that “black letter law” once had a negative connotation? What about the…

V&E’s Public Finance Group Moves To Bracewell

Fourteen partners and possibly a dozen more counsels and associates in Vinson & Elkins’ public finance group announced Tuesday they will join Bracewell & Giuliani in January.…