Movers and Shakers
Reid A. Powers is now an associate of Saunders, Norval, Pargaman & Atkins in Austin.
Joey Moore is now a shareholder in Walsh Gallegos Treviño Russo & Kyle in Austin.
Raegan A. Koesler is now an attorney with Hajjar Peters in the Austin area.
Steven M. Zager is now a partner in King & Spalding in Austin.
Stephanie DeBrow is now a partner in Norton Rose Fulbright in Austin.
Natasha J. Martin, Brian T. Cumings, and John W. Conner are now shareholders in Graves Dougherty Hearon & Moody in Austin. Frank L. Leffingwell is now of counsel to the firm.
Maria Hexsel is now a principal in Germer Beaman & Brown in Austin.
Nelda Blair and Dale Wainwright were appointed to the Public Safety Commission in Austin.
Charles “Chad” Everingham IV, previously with Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld, is now a partner in Ward, Smith & Hill in Longview.
Ryan T. Kinder is now a partner in Bradley Arant Boult Cummings in Houston.
Cynthia May Mabry is now a partner in Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld in Houston.
Lightfoot, Franklin & White and Levinthal Wilkins have merged in Houston. Jared I. Levinthal and Robert A. Wilkins are now partners in and Kaitlyn M. Faucett is now an associate of the firm.
Ed Duffy and Michael Bernick are now partners in Reed Smith in Houston.
Ian Hernandez, Lauryn Raymond Redden, and Jimmy Sunosky have formed Hernandez Redden Sunosky, 7322 SW Fwy., Ste. 2000, Houston 77074.
David Leonard, Henry Thomas Niezgoda, and Paul D. Moak are now partners in Gray Reed & McGraw in Houston. Lynsey Hyde, Chad Kell, and Cindy Pridgen are now associates of the firm.
Stephanie Laird Tolson is now a member in McGlinchey Stafford in Houston.
Martin Euson is now a shareholder in Pannell Kerr Forster of Texas in Houston.
Scott C. Petry and Frank J. Rosie are now partners in the newly formed Petry, Rosie & Sinex in Houston and Kingwood. Rosie also received the James A. Gwinn Volunteer of the Year Award from Child Advocates.
Trevor Pinkerton, Rachel Roosth, and Peter Tipps are now partners in Norton Rose Fulbright in Houston.
Angelita Pacheco Turner is now a partner in the newly formed Lamb & Turner, 550 Westcott St., Ste. 415, Houston 77007.
John S. “Jack” Edwards Jr. is now a partner in Ajamie in Houston.
Mike Laster is now an assistant county attorney with the Harris County Attorney’s Office in Houston.
Christy Amuny, Kate Leverett, and Mark Lambert are now principals in Germer in Beaumont. Greg Howard is a principal in the firm’s Houston office.
J. Eric Johnson and Michael Blankenship are now partners in Winston & Strawn in Houston.
Adam Hilkemann and Nicholas Jay Houpt are now partners in Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld in Dallas.
Sarah A. Darnell, previously with KoonsFuller, is now a partner in Lewis, Passons & Darnell in Denton.
Meredith Prykryl Walker is now a shareholder in Walsh Gallegos Treviño Russo & Kyle in Irving.
Loyd G. Drain opened the Law Office of LG Drain, 208 S. Dixon St., Gainesville 76240.
T. Ray Guy, previously with Weil, Gotshal & Manges, is now a member in Frost Brown Todd in Dallas.
Bill Drabble, Marcus Fettinger, Skyler Stuckey, and Philip Jordan are now partners in Gray Reed & McGraw in Dallas.
Sarah Cummings is now a partner in Reed Smith in Dallas.
Mark D. Smith, previously with Ramirez & Associates, is now a partner in Thompson & Horton in Dallas.
Lauren E. Melhart is now a partner in Kinser & Bates in Dallas.
John Herring and Henry Stark are now partners in Norton Rose Fulbright in Dallas.
Robert Tobey, of Johnston Tobey Baruch in Dallas, was elected president of the Dallas Bar Association.
Martha “Marcy” Akers Freeman, previously with the Wynne Law Firm, is now an attorney, mediator, and counselor at law with Decker Poole Law Firm in Fort Worth.
Tracey Williams is now senior counsel to Peckar & Abramson in Dallas. Jackson Mabry is now a senior associate of the firm.
Brad Holdbrook, Chris Kang, Phil Kim, Rob LeBlanc, Stephanie Sivinski, and Lauren White are now partners in Haynes and Boone’s Dallas office and Gregory Huh is a partner in the firm’s Richardson office.
Meredith Kennedy, previously with the Wichita County District Attorney’s Office, is now judge of the 78th District Court in Wichita Falls.
Joshua A. Gelman, previously with McGuireWoods, is now associate general counsel to Sirius XM Connected Vehicle Services in Irving.
Michelle Alonzo and Benjamin M. Tenenholtz are now shareholders in Cowles & Thompson’s Plano office. Christopher Littell is now a shareholder in the firm’s Dallas office.
Bruce Hendrick and George T. Lee are now partners in Carrington, Coleman, Sloman & Blumenthal in Dallas. Andrea Perez is now a senior associate of the firm.
Katie Anderson is now a shareholder in Broude Smith Jennings & McGlinchey in Fort Worth.
Brian S. Loughmiller, previously with Loughmiller Higgins, is now a shareholder in KoonsFuller in Plano.
Alex J. Pilawski and Brian J. Spiegel are now partners in Meadows, Collier, Reed, Cousins, Crouch & Ungerman in Dallas.
Susan Hogan is now senior counsel to Munck Wilson Mandala in Dallas.
Ian McLin is now a shareholder in Langley & Banack in San Antonio.
Kathy S. Mills, previously with the Nueces County District Attorney’s Office, is now clerk of the court of the 13th Court of Appeals in Corpus Christi.
James A. Martinez is now a shareholder in Mounce, Green, Myers, Safi, Paxson & Galatzan in El Paso.
OUT OF STATE
Hillary Barnett Lambert is now a member in McGlinchey Stafford in New Orleans, Louisiana. Christopher Scott Nichols is now of counsel to the firm’s Baton Rouge office.
Jeffrey W. Peters is now executive vice president of Rathborne Properties in the New Orleans, Louisiana, area.
Barry Bretschneider, previously with Baker & Hostetler, is now senior counsel to Whiteford Taylor Preston in Falls Church, Virginia.
Clinton Yu is now a partner in Barnes & Thornburg in Washington, D.C.TBJ