Litigator of the Week: No Experience? No Problem. Plaintiffs Lawyer Lands $7M Win in Unfamiliar Territory
Brent Coons usually handles cases that involve explosions. But even in a comparatively dry contract law case, he found a way to bring in drama.
- Houston Firm Settles Dispute With Former Lawyer Accused of Stealing Information, Operating Own Practice on the Side
- Reports on USC Probe Spotlight Gibson Dunn Ties
- Tongues Wagging About Scaramucci’s Time at Harvard Law
- Mixing Guns and Alcohol Isn't Enough for Liability, Court Rules
- Appeals Court Revives FCA Case Over Faulty Hip Implants
- Texas Lawyer Announces 2017 Nominees for Attorney of the Year
Vinson & Elkins represents Select Energy Services of Gainesville in its pending merger with Rockwater Energy Solutions of Houston, which turned to Baker Botts.
Like the temperature, the market for energy lawyer laterals is heating up in Texas.
- Tips to Help Stressed-Out Law Students Unclinch
- Benign Neglect Is Just as Harmful as Overt Acts
- Sanctions Imposed Against Nonpracticing Entity, Its Principal and Its Lead Counsel in What Judge Gilstrap Found to be the 'Clearest Example of an Exceptional Case' Yet
- Firms Finding Work in Distress
2017 New Partner Survey: Smaller First-Year Associate Classes During the Recession Leads to Fewer New Partners at Big Texas Firms
Nineteen of the 25 firms with the most lawyers in Texas made fewer new Texas partners in 2017 compared with 2016.
In a recent survey conducted across ALM’s legal news websites for about three days, 170 respondents out of more than 200 said they would work longer or stay the course to stave off investment pinches.