Legal Roundup

GREENBERG TRAURIG: 2 Greenberg Traurig Texas Attorneys to Speak at 2019 Women, Diversity & Change Summit: Houston

By Greenberg Traurig LLP | May 20, 2019

Mary-Olga Lovett and Jennifer Tomsen, attorneys in the Houston office of Greenberg Traurig, LLP, been participating in panel discussions at the 2019 Women, Diversity & Change Summit: Houston, May 16.

SHEPPARD MULLIN: Sheppard Mullin Dallas Adds Amanda Cottrell

By Sheppard Mullin | May 20, 2019

Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP is pleased to announce that Amanda L. Cottrell has joined the firm’s Business Trial practice group as a partner in the Dallas office. Cottrell joins from Stanton LLP. Prior

PILLSBURY WINTHROP SHAW PITTMAN LLP: Airfinance Journal Honors Pillsbury Asset Finance Team with Six 2018 Deal of The Year Awards

By Pillsbury Winthrop Shaww Pittman LLP | May 13, 2019

Airfinance Journal recognized Pillsbury’s Global Asset Finance practice for its role in six 2018 “Deals of the Year” at the publication’s annual awards program on May 2.

BARACK FERRAZZANO: Chambers USA Ranks Barack Ferrazzano as Top Law Firm for 12th Year

By Barack Ferrazzano | May 13, 2019

Barack Ferrazzano Kirschbaum & Nagelberg LLP is pleased to announce its continued recognition as a top ranking law firm, with the release of the 2019 edition of Chambers USA.

GREENBERG TRAURIG: 13 Greenberg Traurig Texas Attorneys Named in 2019 Chambers USA

By Greenberg Traurig LLP | May 13, 2019

Thirteen Texas attorneys from global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP have been recognized in the 2019 Chambers USA Guide, one of the most prestigious listings for business lawyers.

DEPARTMENT OF LABOR: US Department of Labor Cites Texas Meat-packing Plant for Exposing Workers to Highly Hazardous Chemicals

By US Department Labor | May 13, 2019

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has cited 7 S Packing LLC – operating as Texas Packing Company in San Angelo, Texas – for exposing workers to releases of hazardous chemicals.

BUTLER SNOW: Scott K. Field to Speak at The University of Texas School of Law’s Conference

By Butler Snow | May 13, 2019

Butler Snow is pleased to announce Scott K. Field will speak at The University of Texas School of Law’s 32nd Annual Technology Law Conference.

GREENBERG TRAURIG: Audrey Chang Selected to Houston’s 40 Under 40 List of Best and Brightest

By Greenberg Traurig LLP | May 6, 2019

Audrey Chang, an of counsel in the Houston office of global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP, has been selected to Houston Business Journal’s 2019 list of 40 Under 40 young professionals. Chang is one of just two lawyers named to this year’s list of the best and brightest in Houston business.

MAYER BROWN: Chambers USA 2019 ranks Mayer Brown in 42 practices, with 130 individual lawyers recognized

By Mayer Brown | May 6, 2019

The 2019 edition of Chambers USA ranked Mayer Brown in 42 practice categories, including five Band One nationwide rankings.

JONES DAY: Chambers USA 2019: 83 Jones Day practices ranked, and 154 lawyers recognized

By Jones Day | May 6, 2019

Eighty-three Jones Day practices and 154 lawyers were ranked in the 2019 edition of Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business.

BAKER HOSTETLER: Chambers and Partners USA Honors 127 Attorneys and 43 Practice Areas in 2019 Guide

By Baker & Hostetler LLP | May 6, 2019

Chambers and Partners ranked and recognized 127 BakerHostetler attorneys and 43 practice areas in the 2019 edition of the “Chambers USA Guide: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business.” Six practice areas are ranked in Band 1.

CLARK HILL: Clark Hill Strasburger Attorneys Named to D Magazine’s 2019 ‘Best Lawyers’ List

By Clark Hill PLC | May 6, 2019

Clark Hill congratulates our attorneys named “Best Lawyers” by D Magazine.

LITTLER MENDELSON: Littler Ranked in 2019 Chambers USA Guide

By Littler Mendelson LLC | Apr 30, 2019

Littler, the world’s largest employment and labor law practice representing management, has been recognized in the 2019 edition of the prestigious Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business.

BRADLEY ARANT BOULT CUMMINGS: Cristopher Farrar Joins Houston Office as Construction Partner

By Bradley Arant Boult Cummings | Apr 29, 2019

Bradley is pleased to announce that Cristopher Farrar has joined the firm’s Houston office as a partner in the Construction Practice Group.

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY COMMISSION: Atlas Energy Group to Pay $85,000 to Settle EEOC Age Discrimination Suit

By U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission | Apr 29, 2019

Fort Worth-based Atlas Energy Group LLC has agreed to pay $85,000 and furnish significant relief to settle an age discrimination lawsuit brought by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), the federal agency announced.

Party City to Pay $155,000 to settle EEOC disability discrimination lawsuit

By U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission | Apr 29, 2019

Party City Corporation, a Rockaway, N.J.-based national discount and costume retailer, will pay $155,000 and provide other nationwide and regional relief to settle a discrimination lawsuit filed by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), the agency announced.

FOLEY & LARDNER LLP: Foley Gardere Adds Transactional and Intellectual Property Attorney Larry Waks

By Foley & Lardner LLP | Apr 29, 2019

Foley Gardere announced that Larry Waks has joined the firm as a partner in its Business Law Department and Transactions Practice Group.

LOCKE LORD LLP: Texas Lawyer Features Elizabeth Lang-Miers on Her Return to Locke Lord as Partner and Director of Attorney Development

By Locke Lord | Apr 23, 2019

Elizabeth Lang-Miers, a Justice on the Court of Appeals for the 5th District of Texas at Dallas until December 2018, was featured in an article highlighting her decision to rejoin Locke Lord as a Partner and Director of Attorney Development based in the Dallas office.

TEXAS SUPREME COURT: State Bar Says Farewell to Justice Phil Johnson

By Texas Supreme Court | Apr 23, 2019

Flanked by Texas Bar Executive Director Trey Apffel and Chief Justice Nathan L. Hecht – and, as alwwys by his side, his wife, Carla – Justice Phil Johnson said his goodbye to Texas lawyers, his former colleagues and other judges and friends Wednesday in a crowded reception at the Texas Law Center.

LOCKE LORD LLP: Former Texas 5th District Court of Appeals Justice Elizabeth ‎Lang-Miers Rejoins Locke Lord in Dallas

By Locke Lord | Apr 22, 2019

Elizabeth Lang-Miers, a Justice on the Court of Appeals for the 5th District of Texas at Dallas until December 2018, has rejoined Locke Lord as a Partner in the Firm’s Appellate Practice Group and Director of Attorney Development based in the Dallas office.

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