Movers and Shakers
Megan Simank is now vice president and trust officer of Argent Trust Company in Austin.
Abel Reyna is now a partner in Patterson + Sheridan in Waco.
P. Lindley Bain was elected managing partner in GoransonBain Ausley in Austin.
Jennifer Rangel, previously with Locke Lord, is now a partner in Holland & Knight in Austin.
Daniel T. Austin is now a member in Dickinson Wright in Austin.
Andrew F. York is now a partner in Barron, Adler, Clough & Oddo in Austin.
Albert Carrion, previously with Husch Blackwell, is now a partner in Richards Rodriguez & Skeith in Austin.
Amanda Wilkerson Moore is now general counsel to the Texas State Teachers Association in Austin.
Brian Tagtmeier is now an attorney with the Kelly Legal Group in Sunset Valley.
Anna Baker is now a partner in Alexander Dubose & Jefferson in Austin.
Coti Heusmann is now a trademark attorney with the Law Offices of Gretchen McCord in Rockdale.
Julie Offerman is now a shareholder in Chamberlain, Hrdlicka, White, Williams & Aughtry in Houston.
Elizabeth Gilman is now a partner in K&L Gates in Houston.
Randy Sorrels established Sorrels Law, 800 Commerce St., Houston 77002.
Charles L. Adams is now the managing member in McGlinchey Stafford in Houston.
Tanya M. Santillan, of Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz in Houston, was selected to the Leadership Council on Legal Diversity Pathfinder Program.
Lance McLain is now an associate of Farner & Perrin in Houston.
Pat Huttenbach is now a shareholder in and Kristina Cunningham is now an associate of Crain Caton & James in Houston.
Ryan Patrick is now a partner in Haynes and Boone in Houston.
David Baluk and Nancy Flores are now associates of Abraham, Watkins, Nichols, Agosto, Aziz & Stogner in Houston.
Arthur L. Schechter, of Schechter, McElwee, Shaffer & Harris in Houston, received the Distinguished Alumni Award from the University of Texas Friar Society.
William “Bill” Swart, previously with Perkins Coie, is now a shareholder in Munsch Hardt Kopf & Harr in Dallas.
Elizabeth Y. Ryan is now a partner in and Angel Torres is now an associate of Weil, Gotshal & Manges in Dallas. Vynessa Nemunaitis, of the firm, was chosen as a Leadership Council on Legal Diversity fellow.
Jason Weber is now a shareholder in Polsinelli in Dallas.
Samantha M. Wommack is now a shareholder in and executive vice president of Sisemore Law Firm in Fort Worth.
A. Raylee Starnes is now an associate of Crowe & Dunlevy in Dallas.
Emily White is now a principal attorney with and Chandler Stephens is now an associate of Munck Wilson Mandala in Dallas.
Frank Stevenson, of Locke Lord in Dallas, was elected president of the Western States Bar Conference.
Alexandra Fuchs is now an associate of Harness, Dickey & Pierce in Frisco.
Aaron Burke and Robert Bogdanowicz established Burke Bogdanowicz, 1201 Elm St., Ste. 4000, Dallas 75270. David H. Herrold is now a partner in the firm.
Vishal J. Patel is now an associate of the Gibson Law Group in Dallas.
Frank L. Branson, of the Law Offices of Frank L. Branson in Dallas, received the Ronald D. Secrest Outstanding Trial Lawyer Award from the Texas Bar Foundation.
Jane Bockus, of Dykema Gossett in San Antonio, was inducted as a fellow into the American College of Trial Lawyers.
Jillian Foerster is now a shareholder in Chamberlain, Hrdlicka, White, Williams & Aughtry in San Antonio.
OUT OF STATE
Jonathan P. Nagy is now chief counsel for litigation at the Indiana State Department of Health in Indianapolis, Indiana.
Gregory Lee Vint is now senior legal and compliance manager of the Betsson Group in Tallinn, Estonia.
Thomas F. Urban II is now a member in Fletcher, Heald & Hildreth in Arlington, Virginia.TBJ