Thompson & Knight Welcomes Trial Partner to Austin Office

Thompson & Knight LLP has announced that Elizabeth G. Myers has joined the Firm’s Austin office as a Partner in the Trial Practice Group. “Elizabeth’s consumer class actions experience, especially as it pertains to the healthcare industry, is a true … Continue reading

Munck Wilson Mandala’s Michael Rodriguez Graduates from Hispanic Austin Leadership

Michael G. Rodriguez, the Austin managing partner for Munck Wilson Mandala, LLP, has recently completed the Hispanic Austin Leadership (HAL) program, sponsored by the Greater Austin Hispanic Chamber of Commerce.  HAL is a nine month program designed to give business … Continue reading

Austin-based Publisher of Concussion Litigation Reporter Makes Recent Issue Available to All

Hackney Publications is celebrating five years of publishing Concussion Litigation Reporter by making the May 2017 issue available to all at http://concussionpolicyandthelaw.com/concussion-litigation-reporter/concussion-litigation-reporter-sample/ “This issue is emblematic of how the industry around legal and risk management issues associated with sports concussions … Continue reading

Do Compensation Plans Drive Succession Planning Results?

By Brenda Barnes, of B2 Management Compensation – or lack thereof – drives many if not most succession plans. The most obvious reason for a succession plan is to compensate principals fairly for the firm they’ve built with their entrepreneurial … Continue reading

Austin Law Firm Weisbart Springer Hayes Adds Trial Lawyer

The Texas-based litigation firm Weisbart Springer Hayes LLP has added trial lawyer Danielle Hatchitt to the firm’s Austin office. Hatchitt has represented both plaintiffs and defendants in complex commercial disputes involving real estate, employment, fraud, trademark infringement, trade secrets, and … Continue reading

J. Winston Krause Officially Recognized by Martindale-Hubbell

Austin attorney J. Winston Krause, of Krause & Associates, LP, has received the AV Preeminent rating from Martindale-Hubbell for the tenth consecutive year. “It is humbling to be recognized for the last decade as an AV Preeminent lawyer, practicing law … Continue reading

King & Spalding’s Austin Office Adds Three Tort Litigation Partners

King & Spalding today announced that Lana Varney, Lisa Horvath Shub and Stephen Huffaker have joined as partners in the Life Sciences practice in the firm’s Austin office. “We are pleased to expand the depth of our product liability trial … Continue reading

Austin Bar Partners With Local Attorneys to Create CANLAW – A Cancer Legal Clinic

Caitlin Haney Johnston, a young attorney in Austin, TX, was recovering from an unrelated surgery on her 28th birthday when she heard the words no one wants to hear. “We found cancer.” Those three words altered the direction of her … Continue reading

LMA Annual Conference Recap: Panel Discussion and Happy Hour Set for Thursday

If you weren’t able to attend the Annual LMA Conference in Las Vegas, the LMA Austin chapter is hosting a conference recap and happy hour. Local LMA members Cecilia Linton, Clara Bonilla, Hunter Rowe, and Clare Chachere will share their … Continue reading