Austin Law Firm Weisbart Springer Hayes Adds Trial Lawyer

The Texas-based litigation firm Weisbart Springer Hayes LLP has added trial lawyer Danielle Hatchitt to the firm’s Austin office. Hatchitt has represented both plaintiffs and defendants in complex commercial disputes involving real estate, employment, fraud, trademark infringement, trade secrets, and … Continue reading

Austin Jury Finds Danish Woman Was Defrauded in $1.35M Condo Sale

A Travis County jury has returned a verdict against Chicago Title of Texas, LLC, and other real estate-related businesses, finding they defrauded a young Danish woman of all proceeds from the sale of her $1.35 million condominium at the exclusive … 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

Winstead Adds Associate to Austin Office

Winstead PC has announced the addition of an associate, Casey Johnson Burack, to its Austin office. Burack, who joins the real estate development & investments practice group, has a unique legal background in public-private partnership agreements and the procurement of … Continue reading

Akerman Adds Austin Lawyers to Its Team

Akerman LLP announced yesterday that it has attracted 30 litigators and trial lawyers from Beirne Maynard & Parsons, including two that office in Austin. The lawyers, previously with Beirne Maynard & Parsons, are Joe M. Allen, Of Counsel, and Trey … Continue reading

Greenberg Traurig’s Carey Venditti Nominated to REFIC Council

Carey Gunn Venditti, a real estate shareholder in the Austin office of global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP, recently accepted an invitation to become an Advisory Council Member of the Real Estate Finance and Investment Center (REFIC) of the McCombs … 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

Austin Attorney Named Chair of Women’s Leadership Initiative of Urban Land Institute Austin

Carey Gunn Venditti, a shareholder in the Austin office of Greenberg Traurig, LLP, has been named the 2015-2016 chair of the inaugural Women’s Leadership Initiative (WLI) Council for ULI Austin, a local District Council of the Urban Land Institute (ULI). … Continue reading

Greenberg Traurig Adds Three to Real Estate Team in Austin

The international law firm of Greenberg Traurig, LLP has added three real estate attorneys to its Austin office. Carey Gunn Venditti, a native Austinite and a graduate of The University of Texas, who has nearly 20 years of experience joined … Continue reading