Dale Wainwright, Former Texas Supreme Court Justice, Joins Greenberg Traurig to Chair the Texas Appellate Practice Group

Former Texas State Supreme Court Justice Dale Wainwright has joined global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP as chair of its Texas Appellate Practice Group. He joins as a shareholder, moving from the Bracewell LLP Austin office where he was the … Continue reading

Winstead Announces New Shareholders, One of Them in Austin

Winstead PC has announced the election of eight new shareholders, including Patrick Pearsall in the Austin office. Pearsall practices in the areas of administrative and appellate law, with an emphasis on the representation of utilities and pipelines. Patrick’s administrative law practice … Continue reading

Chris Schlag Joins Winstead as Associate

Winstead PC has announced that Chris Schlag has joined the firm’s Environmental Law and Public & Regulatory Law Practice Groups as an associate. Schlag’s practice includes all areas of environmental, health and safety law, including regulatory compliance, dispute resolution and … Continue reading

Allensworth & Porter Promotes Attorney to Partner, Makes Other Announcements

Allensworth & Porter has promoted Will W. Allensworth to partner. Allensworth joined the firm after graduating from UT Law with honors in 2010. He will continue to specialize in construction law with a particular emphasis on payment claims, design and … Continue reading

Corporate Attorney Bill Broome Joins Dickinson Wright’s Austin Office

Dickinson Wright PLLC has announced that Attorney William (Bill) Broome has joined the firm’s Austin office as Of Counsel. Broome focuses his practice on corporate law. He is experienced in a wide variety of corporate transactional work, both public and … Continue reading

Former Graves Dougherty Hearon & Moody Attorneys Start Their Own Law Firm

Austin-based lawyers Thomas Queen, Paul Saenz and Andrea Schutz have announced the formation of their new law firm, Queen Saenz + Schutz PLLC, which will focus on corporate and business law, mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, and commercial and technology transactions. The … Continue reading

Waller Elevates Austin Attorney to Partner

Waller Lansden Dortch & Davis, LLP, a leading provider of legal services to the healthcare, financial services, technology, retail and hospitality industries, has elected 12 new partners, including Cleveland R. Burke in its Austin office. Cleveland R. Burke, Litigation and Dispute … Continue reading

Ogletree Deakins Announces Co-Managing Shareholder of Firm’s Austin Office

Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C. (Ogletree Deakins), one of the largest labor and employment law firms representing management, has announced that employment lawyer Shafeeqa Watkins Giarratani has joined the firm as the co-managing shareholder of the Austin office. … Continue reading

Real Estate Team Joins Norton Rose Fulbright in Austin and New York

Norton Rose Fulbright announced that Joshua Bernstein, an experienced real estate lawyer, has joined the global law firm’s Austin and New York offices as a partner. Norton Rose Fulbright has also hired associates Emily Jung and Katie Van Dyk, who … Continue reading