Greenberg Traurig Texas Expands with Addition of Three Attorneys: Former Houston City Controller Ronald C. Green and 2 Associates

Continuing its strategic growth in Texas, the international law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP, has added two new attorneys in the Houston office and one associate in Dallas. Ronald C. Green, who joins the firm as a shareholder in Houston, brings deep experience in municipal government and finance, most recently serving as Houston City Controller, the city’s independently elected chief financial officer. Kristin H. Agnew, a corporate transactional associate, joins Greenberg Traurig’s Houston office from Porter Hedges LLP. Amanda McKinzie, an associate with litigation experience, joins Greenberg Traurig’s Dallas office from Bowman and Brooke LLP.

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Prominent White Collar Partners Join Bracewell’s Dallas Office

Bracewell LLP is pleased to announce that Barrett R. Howell and Brandon N. McCarthy have joined the firm’s Dallas office as partners in the white collar practice. Also joining are Associates Becca Loegering and Ryan J. Meyer. The addition of Howell and McCarthy follows the addition of five white collar attorneys in New York earlier this year, including Partners Judge Barbara S. Jones and Paul Shechtman.

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Greenberg Traurig Texas Expands with Addition of Three Attorneys: International Energy Lawyer Alfredo Ramos and Two Associates

Continuing its strategic growth in Texas, the international law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP, has added two new attorneys to the Houston office and one associate in Dallas. Alfredo Ramos, who joins the firm as a shareholder in Houston, was previously a partner at Gardere. Angeles Garcia Cassin, an associate with litigation and employment law experience, joins Greenberg Traurig’s Houston office from Morgan, Lewis & Bockius. Lindzi M. Timberlake, an associate with health care law experience, joins Greenberg Traurig’s Dallas office from McGuire Woods.

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Former BNSF Railway General Counsel Joins T&K as Trial Partner

Thompson & Knight LLP is pleased to announce Charles W. Shewmake has joined the Firm as a Partner in the Trial Practice Group. Prior to joining Thompson & Knight, Mr. Shewmake served for more than eight years as Vice President and General Counsel for BNSF Railway Corporation (“BNSF”).

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Greenberg Traurig Continues to Expand in Texas; Adds Three to Dallas Office

Sean McKenna has joined the Dallas office of global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP as a shareholder in the Health & FDA Business Practice. McKenna, who is a former Assistant United States Attorney, has extensive experience in health care civil, criminal, and regulatory matters, investigations, enforcement actions, and litigation matters. This addition comes shortly after the recent hires of Corporate & Securities Associate Joshua Merrill and Tax Associate Josh Prywes, whose experience will further expand the office’s transactional offerings.

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