Greg Gegenheimer, an Austin solo practitioner, on Monday filed a federal discrimination lawsuit against members of the board of directors of the State Bar of Texas, alleging they have violated the Equal Protection Clause of the constitution by maintaining a race- and sex-based quota scheme for the composition of their panel.
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Kelley Drye & Warren has entered the Texas market through the acquisition of a 14-lawyer environmental litigation boutique.
We are proud to profile the honorees of our 2016 Top Women in Energy awards. The following women are recognized for their work in the area of energy law—an area that has been particularly volatile this past year.
- Walter Fisk v. The State of Texas, 04-15-00667-CR (4th COA. 11/16/2016)
- Morrison v. Texas, 14-15-00773-CR (TexApp Dist 11/10/2016)
- Freeman v. JI Specialty Services, Inc., 06-15-00106-CV (TexApp Dist 11/03/2016)
- Richard Rene Rivera v. The State of Texas, 01-14-00957-CR (TexApp Dist 11/17/2016)
A Houston firm now elects sharerholders twice a year to benefit associates who took the bar exam in February.
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.