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

Ewell, Brown, Blanke & Knight LLP Welcomes Lawyer Joseph R. Knight to Its Team

Ewell, Brown & Blanke LLP has announced that Joseph R. Knight has joined the firm as a partner. Formerly the head of Baker Botts LLP’s Austin litigation department and the partner in charge of its Austin  office, Knight will continue … Continue reading

Former Third Court of Appeals Chief Justice Woodie Jones Rejoins Alexander Dubose Jefferson & Townsend LLP

Alexander Dubose Jefferson & Townsend LLP (ADJT), an appellate boutique law firm with offices in Austin, Dallas, and Houston, has announced that Woodie Jones, former Chief Justice of the Third District Court of Appeals of Texas in Austin, will be rejoining … Continue reading

Texas Court of Appeals holds there is no right under the Administrative Procedure Act to seek judicial review of a state agency’s denial of a petition for rulemaking

By Dale Wainwright, W. Stephen Benesh, Davison W. Grant and Elizabeth Kozlow Marcum, of Bracewell & Giuliani LLP On July 23, 2014, the Austin Court of Appeals held that Texas trial courts lack subject matter jurisdiction under the Texas Administrative Procedure Act … Continue reading

K&L Gates Hires New Attorney for Austin Office

K&L Gates has announced that Dylan Drummond has been hired as counsel in its Austin office. Drummond’s experience lies in commercial litigation, state and federal appeals, administrative law, environmental law and construction law. He currently serves on several boards for … Continue reading