Austin Attorney Named to Ambulatory M&A Advisor Leading Lawyers List

Amanda K. Jester, partner and member of the Board of Directors for Waller Lansden Dortch & Davis, LLP, has been named to the Ambulatory M&A Advisor annual Leading Lawyers list. Jester, who is based in Waller’s Austin office, represents private … Continue reading

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

Brown Recognized in Chambers USA for Legal Work in Healthcare Industry

Fletcher Brown, a partner in the Austin office of Waller, has been honored by Chambers USA in its 2016 edition for his work in the Healthcare Industry. Waller’s overall healthcare practice – comprising more than 100 attorneys across numerous practice … Continue reading

Waller Adds Attorney to Austin Office

Waller Lansden Dortch & Davis, LLP has announced the hiring of Christy L. Pennington in its Austin office. Pennington assists publicly traded and privately held hospital companies and other healthcare providers with leasing transactions involving medical office buildings, ambulatory surgery centers … Continue reading

New Firm Focuses on Meeting the Legal Needs of Doctors

Austinite Amanda Hill has launched a new law firm,, that provides outsourced general counsel work to healthcare groups, including help with audits, peer review, contracts and daily legal issues that come up in a practice. Hill said her firm places a … Continue reading

Austin Attorney: Health Care Industry Has Failed to Make Cybersecurity a Priority

Slack & Davis attorney Paula Knippa, writing in the June 29  issue of Texas Lawyer, says that the health care industry is being increasingly targeted by hackers because the industry has failed to make cybersecurity a priority. The beginning of the article is … Continue reading

Law Firm with Austin Presence Receives Top Honors From American Health Lawyers Association for 9th Consecutive Year

Waller, a national healthcare law firm with offices in Austin, recently received “Top Honors” from the American Health Lawyers Association (AHLA) for the firm’s continued commitment to the advancement of professional development in healthcare law through its participation in the … Continue reading

Hill Country Conservancy Elects Austin Attorney to Board

The Hill Country Conservancy has elected Eric Hoffman, an associate at Norton Rose Fulbright (Fulbright & Jaworski), to its board. Hoffman focuses exclusively on the representation of health care providers in state and federal courts. Hoffman grew up in Austin and received a … Continue reading

Jackson Walker Announces New Parter

Jackson Walker LLP has named Jorge Padilla as a partner. Padilla’s  practice focuses on serving clients in a variety of complex commercial litigation matters, including partnership and fiduciary issues, trust litigation, media litigation, healthcare litigation, real estate disputes, as well as business … Continue reading