Fulbright & Jaworski LLP is now part of the global legal practice of Norton Rose Fulbright

Norton Rose Fulbright logoI am happy to announce that, starting June 3, Fulbright & Jaworski LLP is part of the global legal practice of Norton Rose Fulbright.

You may have already heard about the benefits our combination offers you and our other clients. Norton Rose Fulbright has close to 3,800 lawyers in more than 50 cities across Europe, the United States, Canada, Latin America, Asia, Australia, Africa, the Middle East and Central Asia. This expanded footprint enables us to serve your legal needs wherever you do business.

Norton Rose Fulbright offers a full range of services in corporate, M&A and securities; banking and finance; dispute resolution and litigation; intellectual property; antitrust and competition; employment and labor; real estate; and tax. Lawyers with deep experience in regulation and investigations are ready to serve you in all of our principal locations.

We have also significantly enhanced the knowledge and skills we bring to you in key industry sectors, including financial institutions; energy; infrastructure, mining and commodities; technology and innovation; transportation; and life sciences and healthcare.

We are keenly focused on understanding your business and delivering increasing value to you as your business grows. On behalf of everyone at Norton Rose Fulbright, we look forward to serving you in the United States and around the world.

Kenneth L. Stewart | Managing Partner
Fulbright & Jaworski LLP

Luttrell | Zucker Lobs One for Local Charity

ZUCKER_ColorLaw group celebrates first anniversary with tournament sponsorship.

Displaying their commitment to good corporate citizenship, the law group of Luttrell  | Zucker, will celebrate its first anniversary with major sponsorship of the 2013 Sonterra Member/Guest Tennis tournament  May 3-5. The annual event, one of San Antonio’s renowned charity events, benefits Any Baby Can, a local charity that  provides comprehensive assistance to the families of children born with chronic illnesses, developmental delays, or other significant health risks and challenges.  Last year’s event raised $10,000 for the charity.

Founded in 2012 by Leslie M. Luttrell and  Irwin D. Zucker, the group includes  Oscar H. Villarreal and Dawn L. Carmody, both of whom are partners with over 20 years experience. The small, all-partner business model assures that each client receives the full attention and expertise of an experienced law partner. The practice provides a diverse spectrum of clients with creative yet pragmatic strategies for dealing with bankruptcy, commercial litigation, creditor’s rights, civil litigation, personal injury, employment law, corporate and transactional law, probate and probate litigation, estate planning, tax law, municipal law,  real estate law, landlord and tenant disputes, and transactional  real estate law.  Luttrell | Zucker’s client base includes large corporations, small businesses, and individuals nationwide, and the group works hard to ensure that each client receives the most skillful, tough-mined, cost-effective, and successful  representation possible.

Luttrell | Zucker  is located at 400 N. Loop 410, Afton Oaks, Ste. 208, San Antonio, Texas  78232.  For more information, call 210.426.3600, visit  www. lzlawgroup.com or   e-mail info@lzlawgroup.com.

Employment Law Update Chair: Laura O’Donnell, Haynes and Boone, LLP

ODonnell_ LauraAbout the Company: Haynes and Boone is a full service business law firm with offices throughout Texas, California, and in Mexico City, Washington, DC, New York and Moscow.

About the Program: The Employment Law Update is a one-day seminar that provides valuable information on current liability trends and strategies to reduce employers’ exposure. The seminar is presented by experienced Haynes and Boone attorneys who exclusively practice labor and employment law and is ideal for human resources professionals, business owners, managers and executives, as well as attorneys.

Mitsuko Ramos Rejoins the Kaufman Killen Team

PWe are pleased to announce that Mitsuko Ramos has rejoined our team in the position of Governmental Relations & Project Manager. Mitsuko’s extensive experience will complement our practice and add value for our clients.

mitsuko ramosMitsuko has spent over 13 years of her career in government relations and public administration, coordinating with local elected officials, government staff, and stakeholders on matters that require approval by cities, counties, and/or other governmental entities.

Prior to rejoining the firm, Mitsuko worked as Director of Government Relations for MRGRM. Mitsuko has provided assistance to clients with zoning, construction permitting, Certificates of Occupancy, vested rights, legislative research, city contracts, economic development incentives, community relations, and comparative studies.

Mitsuko earned a BA in Political Science (Magna Cum Laude) from UTSA and is a certified mediator in the State of Texas. Mitsuko previously worked as a Special Projects Coordinator for the City of Austin Law Department and City Attorney’s Office for the City of San Antonio.

Mitsuko E. Ramos
Governmental Relations & Project Manager
100 West HoustonStreet, Suite 1250
San Antonio, Texas 78205
(210) 227-2000
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