On the Move

Tom Melsheimer of Winston and Strawn’s Dallas office.

Newsmakers: Week of April 24

By Mary Alice Robbins |

Tom Melsheimer, one of the managing partners of the recently opened Dallas office of Winston & Strawn, has been elected to the firm's executive committee.

Deborah Hankinson

Newsmakers: Week of April 3

Deborah Hankinson, former justice on the Texas Supreme Court, recently received the Distinguished Alumni Award from the University of Texas Dallas, where she earned a master's degree in special education in 1977.

Brett F. Miller of Ward, Smith & Hill.

Newsmakers: Month of March

This month's moves, awards and promotions in the Lone Star state.

James Ruiz, Winstead, Austin Texas

Austin Shareholder Appointed Chair of Firm's Litigation Department; Plus Other 'On The Move' News

James Ruiz, an Austin shareholder in Winstead, has been appointed chair of the firm's litigation and dispute resolution department. The department has more than six practice groups with more than 100 attorneys.

Tim McConn, Yetter Coleman, Houston Texas. Handout Photo 6-30-2016

Newsmakers: Week on July 4

By Mary Alice Robbins |

Tim McConn has joined Yetter Coleman as a partner in Houston. He is a commercial trial lawyer who represents plaintiffs and defendants in disputes in the upstream and midstream sectors of the oil and gas industry.

Newsmakers: Week of June 13


Rachel S. Giani has joined the Austin office of Winstead as of counsel in the firm's corporate, securities and mergers and acquisitions practice group. Plus other On the Move News.

Newsmakers: Week of June 6

By Mary Alice Robbins |

Ashley W. Anderson has joined Thompson & Knight as a partner in the firm's Dallas and Fort Worth offices; Plus other 'On The Move' News

James T. Thompson, Porter Hedges, Texas.

James Thompson Joins Porter Hedges; Plus Other 'On The Move' News

James T. Thompson has joined Porter Hedges in Houston as a partner in the firm's energy section.

Don Glendenning, Locke Lord LLP

Newsmakers: Week of May 30

By Mary Alice Robbins |