Gross revenue at the 20 highest-grossing firms in Texas improved by 3.5 percent in 2016 compared with 2015.
Salam Bhojani and Nick Nelson see opportunity in building bridges with Muslim and South Asian business owners.
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Volunteer service trips to Zambia puts life into perspective for Houston litigator Lara Pringle.
Feeling down as a lawyer? Seeking transcendence? Needing a mindset transplant? Here's a suggestion: read poetry.
As modern legal departments look to become more cost-effective and efficient, many cannot do without vital management and analytic technologies.
For some employers, social media can prove to be a litigation trap.
Meet a Co-Chief Legal Officer at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston.
How much (legal) trouble can one employee get into with a smartphone and a social media account or two? Hint, hint: It's more than most in-house counsel would want to admit.
Jenifer Smith, a partner in DLA Piper in Austin, is one of eight lawyers from the firm who recently spent six days training 60 women lawyers in Nepal, where women lawyers do not have the same opportunities for training as women do in the United States.
Chad Dougherty and Steven Roberts have been promoted to partners in Patterson + Sheridan in Houston.
A driver who claimed that he sustained disc hernations in a foggy collision agreed to a $25,000 settlement.
The Big Lebowski has impacted our legal system, joining the pantheon of pop culture references to pop up in judicial opinions.
In the past few years, we have seen an uptick of cases addressing personal jurisdiction spurred by the United States Supreme opinions in a trio of cases: J. McIntyre Machine, Walden, and Daimler.
It's not often that you find someone like me (a plaintiff lawyer who regularly sues marine companies on behalf of injured maritime workers) agreeing with anything coming from those companies. But when it comes to attacks on the Jones Act and shadowy corporate groups spreading false propaganda with the sole aim of increasing their own profits, we both find ourselves aligned in support of the Jones Act.