Husch Blackwell Announces New Office Managing Partner in Austin

Husch Blackwell has appointed Lorinda Holloway managing partner of its Austin office. Holloway succeeds partner Adam Hauser, and will continue to practice law with the firm. Holloway is a partner in the firm’s Healthcare, Life Sciences & Education group. She … Continue reading

Peckar & Abramson Expands into Austin

National construction law firm Peckar & Abramson, P.C. (P&A) has announced the opening of three P&A offices in Austin, Dallas and Houston, along with the addition of nine leading construction law attorneys, each of which was previously “at the core … Continue reading

Allensworth & Porter Hires New Associates

Allensworth & Porter—an Austin-based construction law firm—has announced the addition of Megan Kateff and Kaleb Walker as associates with the firm. Prior to joining Allensworth & Porter, Kateff served as a full-time extern for the Office of the Parliamentarian in … Continue reading

Allensworth & Porter Names New Managing Partner Joe Basham

Allensworth & Porter—an Austin-based construction law firm—has announced the selection of Joe R. Basham as managing partner for the firm. Basham has been with the firm since 2002 and was elected to the position in a unanimous decision. In his new … Continue reading

An Interview with Austin Attorney Amy Emerson

Amy M. Emerson, a partner at Allensworth & Porter, has been selected for our interview feature this week. Specializing in governmental immunity issues, she has represented clients in complicated contract disputes, constitutional suits, bond-validation suits and construction matters. Emerson graduated with a … Continue reading

Allensworth & Porter Hires New Partner

Allensworth & Porter, an Austin-based construction law firm, announced the addition of Amy Emerson as a partner with the firm. Emerson specializes in governmental immunity issues, and has represented clients in complicated contract disputes, constitutional suits, bond-validation suits and construction … Continue reading

Munsch Hardt Names New Head of Austin Law Office

Munsch Hardt Kopf & Harr PC has appointed David Mattka to lead the law firm’s Austin office. Mattka succeeds M’Lou Patton Bell, who will remain with the firm to concentrate on her real estate practice. The Dallas-based commercial law firm said … Continue reading

King & Spalding Recruits Circular Energy President to Austin Office

Brad Thompson, formerly president and general counsel of solar energy company Circular Energy, has rejoined King & Spalding as a partner in its business litigation practice in Austin. Thompson will focus on complex commercial disputes, particularly construction and energy-related matters. … Continue reading

Allensworth & Porter Brings New Associate Aboard

Allensworth & Porter—an Austin-based construction law firm—today announced the addition of J.B. Lajzer as an associate with the firm.  Prior to joining Allensworth & Porter, Lajzer was an associate in the Dallas office of Godwin Lewis PC, where he was a … Continue reading