John Gessner, who served as general counsel and corporate secretary of Front Burner Restaurants for the last nine years, has joined Fox Rothschild as a partner in its Dallas office.
Austin lawyer James C. Harrington will be inducted as a Texas Legal Legend on Oct. 31.
Ronald Tenpas is the former Assistant Attorney General for the Environment and Natural Resources Division of the U.S. Department of Justice.
McCullough will serve a three-year term beginning in 2019.
Before “Yes We Can” was a presidential campaign slogan, it was the rallying cry for Hispanic farm workers who chanted “Si Se Puede” as they fought for fair wages and humane working conditions. Historically, Hispanics have been told in numerous facets of American life that they could not.
The Godwin Bowman law firm in Dallas announced promotions to shareholder and its executive committee this week.
Brett Kutnick was previously the managing partner of the appellate boutique Hankinson LLP, which shut down recently.
Kelly was most recently at Munsch Hardt.
The three corporate law firms are working with the Association of Women Attorneys Foundation to fund a fellowship for Kids in Need of Defense to provide legal representation to unaccompanied immigrant children.
Meece will serve a three-year term on the board of directors beginning in November.