Chadbourne & Parke and Norton Rose Fulbright to Combine

Chadbourne & Parke and Norton Rose Fulbright, which has dozens of attorneys in its Austin office, today announced that they will combine in the second quarter of 2017. The combination “significantly strengthens both firms’ client offerings and practice capabilities, particularly … 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

Corporate Banking Lawyer Partner Joins Norton Rose Fulbright in Austin

Norton Rose Fulbright has announced that Justin Long, a corporate and regulatory banking lawyer, has joined the global law firm’s Austin office as a partner. He comes to Norton Rose Fulbright from Bracewell, where he served as head of the … Continue reading

Winstead’s New CEO and Chairman Sets Up Shop in Austin

Winstead PC has announced the election of David Dawson as the firm’s new CEO and chairman.  Dawson will take the position in the Austin office on Apr. 1, replacing Kevin Sullivan, who chose not to run for re-election at the expiration … Continue reading

Lawyer Writes about Estate Planning For Your Digital Estate

By Brad Wiewel, of the Wiewel Law Firm ( Digital estate planning is, in many respects, more complicated than traditional estate planning. Whereas finding and managing financial and hard assets after a loved one has died or become incapacitated isn’t … Continue reading

Andrews Kurth Adds Public Finance Attorney to Austin Office

Andrews Kurth LLP has announced that Julie Houston has joined the firm’s Public Finance practice as Counsel in Austin. A former chair of the Public Finance practice group at Winstead PC and also previously a Texas Assistant Attorney General in … Continue reading

Law Firm Announces Promotions in Austin Office

Munsch Hardt Kopf & Harr, P.C. (, a Texas-based law firm with more than 100 attorneys and offices in Dallas, Houston and Austin, has announced three new promotions from associate to shareholder in its Austin office Promoted to shareholder were: … Continue reading

Failed Mayoral Candidate Hires Austin Attorney Bill Aleshire in Action against Leffingwell

Clay Dafoe, the third-place finisher in the 2012 mayoral election, has retained Austin attorney Bill Aleshire of Riggs Aleshire and Ray PC in a legal action against Austin Mayor Lee Leffingwell, according to The Austin Bulldog. “Our law firm has … Continue reading