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Austin IP Litigator Alan Albright Returns to Bracewell & Giuliani

Austin IP Litigator Alan Albright Returns to Bracewell & Giuliani

Albright spent the last year at Sutherland Asbill & Brennan. He is a former U.S. Magistrate Judge in Austin.…

Norton Rose Fulbright Boosts Houston Office with Energy Transactions Team

Norton Rose Fulbright Boosts Houston Office with Energy Transactions Team

Partners John Mauel and Julie Mayo and senior counsel Jay Stiffler join from Pillsbury's Houston office.…

Sidley Brings On Corporate Reorganization Pro Duston McFaul

Sidley Brings On Corporate Reorganization Pro Duston McFaul

McFaul, who joins from Vinson & Elkins, said he was attracted to the firm’s wide-ranging and growing expertise in oil and gas as well as its growth in Texas.…

Dallas City Manager Emphasizes Importance of Scholarships, Laments Lack of Hispanic Lawyers in Texas at DHLF Luncheon

Dallas City Manager Emphasizes Importance of Scholarships, Laments Lack of Hispanic Lawyers in Texas at DHLF Luncheon

A.C. Gonzalez says the discrepancy between the number of Hispanics in the state and the number of Hispanic lawyers in the state has numerous negative implications for the community-at-large.…

DHLF Nets More than $106K at Annual Luncheon

DHLF Nets More than $106K at Annual Luncheon

More than 200 lawyers, judges, law school deans and law students were in attendance at the Belo Mansion Thursday to celebrate the future generation of Hispanic lawyers and veteran Hispanic…

Munsch Hardt Turns 30 and has a Story to Tell

Munsch Hardt Turns 30 and has a Story to Tell

In March 1985, six fourth year associates at Winstead decided to start their own firm. They had no clients, no management experience and minimal business development training. “Just about any…

A Hair Crazy? Haynes and Boone Partner Meshes Personal Passion with Legal Productivity

A Hair Crazy? Haynes and Boone Partner Meshes Personal Passion with Legal Productivity

Most men don’t want to lose their hair. Haynes and Boone partner Jeff Dorrill is happy he did. His smooth pate and slim physique hint at this attorney’s personal passion…

New Texas Lawyer’s Oath to Stress Civility

New Texas Lawyer’s Oath to Stress Civility

The oath taken by all new Texas attorneys got an upgrade Friday when Gov. Abbott signed Senate Bill 534 into law. The new oath represents an important moment in Texas…

Survey: Texas GCs See Contract and Environmental Litigation as Growing Business Threats

Survey: Texas GCs See Contract and Environmental Litigation as Growing Business Threats

Lawsuits over contract disputes and regulatory battles with the government are larger litigation threats to Texas-based businesses – especially oil and gas companies – than are class action litigation from…

Porter Hedges Enhances Corporate Practice, Picks Up Robert Viguet

Porter Hedges Enhances Corporate Practice, Picks Up Robert Viguet

The former Thompson & Knight partner said the move gives him the opportunity to take his practice to a “higher level.”…

K&L Gates Lands Austin-based Environmental and Administrative Team

K&L Gates Lands Austin-based Environmental and Administrative Team

The three lawyers from the Austin-based law firm Moltz Morton & Glenn LLP were looking to extend their reach and add to their bench.…

TX Foster Care Reform Trial Concludes

TX Foster Care Reform Trial Concludes

A district judge heard closing arguments Thursday in Dallas from lawyers for the State of Texas and advocacy group Children’s Rights on how she should provide federal oversight to reform…

Tax Expert Rejoins Kelly Hart

Tax Expert Rejoins Kelly Hart

Sean Bryan, who spent the last 18 months at Akin Gump, said Kelly Hart was a "better fit."…

Morgan Lewis Further Strengthens Government Enforcement Practice, Adds Two Contracts Experts

Morgan Lewis Further Strengthens Government Enforcement Practice, Adds Two Contracts Experts

Sheila Armstrong and Robert Sherry, who also join from K&L Gates, will be reunited with Danny Ashby, Steve Korotash, Gregory Jackson the rest of the team that jumped to Morgan…

Schiff Hardin Continues Dallas Growth

Schiff Hardin Continues Dallas Growth

The firm announced on Monday the addition of Stephen Sapp, a corporate and securities lawyer.…

Former Winstead Shareholders Launch Austin Boutique Law Firm

Former Winstead Shareholders Launch Austin Boutique Law Firm

Trek Doyle and Karl Seelbach are forming Doyle Seelbach PLLC, where they will handle a mix of commercial litigation, personal injury and property damage litigation. …

Two Former In-House Counsel at Energy Companies Join Jones Walker in Houston

Two Former In-House Counsel at Energy Companies Join Jones Walker in Houston

In a Q&A with The Texas Lawbook, the two Houston lawyers discuss why they chose Jones Walker, how their experience in-house has shaped the way they think about private practice…

2014 DAYL Leadership Class Raises More than $20K for NTFB’s Food 4 Kids Program at Crawfish Boil

2014 DAYL Leadership Class Raises More than $20K for NTFB’s Food 4 Kids Program at Crawfish Boil

The DAYL Leadership Class decided to dedicate the funds to the NTFB’s Food 4 Kids Program, which helps to feed children in danger of food insecurity during the weekend and…

Norton Rose Fulbright Appoints Ken Stewart to Global Chair Position

Norton Rose Fulbright Appoints Ken Stewart to Global Chair Position

Firm names Dallas corporate lawyer, one of the truly nice guy lawyers, to ambassadorial leadership role.…

Dallas Trial Lawyer Rob Hoffman Jumps to Andrews Kurth

Dallas Trial Lawyer Rob Hoffman Jumps to Andrews Kurth

Hoffman says Andrews Kurth offers an expanded platform.…