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Carrington Coleman Expands IP Practice

Carrington Coleman Expands IP Practice

Mark Howland and Sam Joyner join the Dallas-based law firm as partners from Jones Day and Ross Joyner, respectively.…

Paul Hastings Taps Rick Burleson to Lead Oil and Gas Practice

Burleson previously led his own energy-focused law firm, which closed at the end of 2015.…

Dykema Cox Smith Strengthens IP Practice in Austin

Dykema Cox Smith Strengthens IP Practice in Austin

Bradley Coburn left Denko Coburn Lauff, a firm he helped create in 2009, to join Dykema.…

Norton Rose Fulbright Snags Former Transocean CCO; Adds Corporate Banking Expert

Norton Rose Fulbright Snags Former Transocean CCO; Adds Corporate Banking Expert

Mike Munro will serve as head of compliance of the firm's Houston office. Justin Long joins as a partner in Austin.…

David Morales, Former General Counsel to the Governor of Texas, Jumps to Kelly Hart

Morales will be a partner in the Fort Worth-based firm's Austin office.…

Munck Wilson Adds Litigation Partner Shain Khoshbin

Khoshbin lateraled over from Brewer, Attorneys & Counselors, where he practiced the past four years.…

Kelly Hart Opens Baton Rouge Office

It is Kelly Hart's second office in the Bayou State. The Fort Worth-based firm opened a New Orleans office in 2014.…

Dallas IP Trial Law Firm Combines with LA Litigation Boutique

The new law firm will be called Skiermont Derby.…

Marshall Simmons, lawyer for the Dallas Cowboys, Dies at 82

Marshall Simmons, lawyer for the Dallas Cowboys, Dies at 82

Three legendary trial lawyers - Jim Coleman, Jim Cowles and Marshall Simmons - reigned over the Dallas legal market from the 1960s through the 1980s. One of the legends, Simmons,…

Harrington Honored for Access to Justice Efforts

Harrington Honored for Access to Justice Efforts

Recently, Jim Harrington, the founder of the Texas Civil Rights Project, received the prestigious Harold F. Kleinman Award from the Texas Access to Justice Foundation for his commitment to public…

Mark Evans: Giuliani’s Departure from Bracewell was no Surprise

Mark Evans: Giuliani’s Departure from Bracewell was no Surprise

Bracewell Managing Partner Mark Evans says that the firm made “a wonderful decision” a decade ago to hire former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani as a partner and add his…

Ogletree Deakins Adds Employment Litigator Gary Eisenstat as Shareholder in Dallas

Eisenstat discusses two employment trends he sees developing in 2016.…

Strasburger Taps Sujata Ajmera to Lead Immigration Practice

Strasburger Taps Sujata Ajmera to Lead Immigration Practice

Ajmera says she is seeing an increased scrutiny on professional visa categories.…

Senior Corporate and Compliance Counsel at MRC Global Returns to Baker & McKenzie in Houston

Senior Corporate and Compliance Counsel at MRC Global Returns to Baker & McKenzie in Houston

Justin Whittenburg says his tenure at MRC Global made him a more versatile lawyer.…

Munsch Hardt Strengthens Corporate and Securities Practice in Dallas

Dan Baucum is currently the co-director of the State Bar of Texas Tax Section’s Leadership Academy and chair of the Dallas Bar Association's Tax Section.…

Oasis Petroleum Senior Counsel Joins Andrews Kurth as a Partner in Houston

Oasis Petroleum Senior Counsel Joins Andrews Kurth as a Partner in Houston

Charlie Ofner advised in more than $1.5 billion of asset purchases and more than $300 million in asset sales at Houston-based Oasis Petroleum Inc.…

Update: Peckar & Abramson Enters Texas with 9 Lateral Hires

Update: Peckar & Abramson Enters Texas with 9 Lateral Hires

New York- and New Jersey-based Peckar & Abramson has opened offices in Austin, Dallas and Houston.…

A Tale of Two Amys

A Tale of Two Amys

Dallas is out of room for lawyers named Amy Stewart. The two who are in today’s North Texas legal community, Amy E. Stewart of Amy Stewart Law and Amy M.…

Family Law Legend Joe McKnight Dies

Family Law Legend Joe McKnight Dies

No single individual had a bigger impact on Texas divorce law than Joseph McKnight. He taught thousands of law students at SMU Dedman during his six decades as a legal…

Federal Judges Yield Highest Satisfaction in HBA and DBA Judiciary Polls

Federal Judges Yield Highest Satisfaction in HBA and DBA Judiciary Polls

Houston and Dallas business attorneys are more satisfied with the federal judges in their area than they are with state judges, according to new data from the Houston Bar Association…