Our Attorneys

Photo of James ‘Jim’ Boone James ‘Jim’ Boone Managing Partner
(713) 860-6404

Mr. Boone’s practice focuses on urban development, including representing as general counsel and bond counsel a great number of special districts that construct and provide water, sewer, and drainage infrastructure for new land development projects.  …

Photo of Lynne B. Humphries Lynne Humphries Partner
(713) 860-6406

Ms. Humphries' practice focuses on public law, with extensive experience in urban development and special districts. Ms. Humphries serves as general counsel and bond counsel to numerous political subdivisions.…

Photo of Stephen ‘Steve’ M. Robinson Stephen ‘Steve’ Robinson Partner
(713) 860-6408

Mr. Robinson's practice includes all aspects of public law with an emphasis on tax-exempt finance, urban development, and water districts. Mr. Robinson is particularly active in the representation of regional water authorities, tax increment reinvestment zones, municipal utility districts, cities, ports, and other special districts.…

Photo of Susan M. Edwards Susan Edwards Partner
(713) 860-6410

Ms. Edwards' practice includes all aspects of public finance, emphasizing urban real estate development, municipal utility districts, and economic development projects. Ms. Edwards serves as general counsel to elected boards of directors of political subdivisions, advising on various matters including real estate, property taxation, construction contracts, administrative agency applications, and intergovernmental contracts.…

Photo of Timothy ‘Tim’ P. Austin Timothy ‘Tim’ Austin Partner
(713) 860-6412

Mr Austin's practice focuses on public finance and municipal law matters, having served as bond counsel, general counsel, underwriters' counsel, and disclosure counsel in tax-exempt bond financings for cities, counties, school districts, special districts, and authorities throughout Texas.…

Photo of Alejandro ‘Alex’ E. Garcia Alejandro ‘Alex’ Garcia Partner
(713) 860-6414

Mr. Garcia's practice focuses on public law, with an emphasis on urban development and special districts. Mr. Garcia serves as general counsel and bond counsel for various special districts that provide public infrastructure, including water, sewer, drainage, parks, and road facilities.…

Photo of Camm ‘Trey’ C. Lary III Camm ‘Trey’ Lary Partner
(512) 518-2422

Mr. Lary's principal area of practice is public finance, urban development law, local government regulation, and State legislative matters. He regularly represents special districts whose chief purpose is providing water, sewer, and drainage services.…

Photo of Greer H. Pagan Greer Pagan Partner
(713) 860-6417

Mr. Pagan's practice includes all aspects of public law with an emphasis on water districts and tax-exempt finance. He represents municipal utility districts located in the extraterritorial jurisdiction or corporate limits of the cities of Houston, Conroe, Katy, Sugar Land, Richmond, Rosenberg, League City, Texas City, Dickinson, and Santa Fe.…

Photo of Tina M. Kyle Tina Kyle Partner
(713) 860-6455

Ms. Kyle advises tax-exempt organizations and other entities on compliance with various aspects of federal income tax law. Ms. Kyle's experience includes reviewing, structuring, and advising on tax-exempt financing transactions ranging from $1 million to over $700 million involving governmental, tax-exempt and private business users.…

Photo of David M. Oliver Jr. David Oliver Partner
(713) 860-6465

David's practice focuses on urban development law, local government regulation, public finance, and federal income taxation. David serves as general counsel and bond counsel to various special purpose local governments that provide for the financing and construction of water, sewer, drainage, and other development infrastructure.…

Photo of Angela Lutz Angela Lutz Partner
(713) 860-6470

Angie's practice focuses on public finance, urban development law, and local government regulation. Angie works with special purpose districts, such as municipal utility districts, public improvement districts, levee improvement districts, and municipal management districts, both in the role of general counsel and of bond counsel.…

Photo of Alia Vinson Alia Vinson Partner
(713) 860-6449

Ms. Vinson's practice focuses on public finance, urban development law, and local government regulation. She works with special purpose districts, such as municipal utility districts (including master planned communities), water authorities, local government corporations, and management districts, both in the role of general counsel and bond counsel.…

Photo of Katie Sherborne Katie Sherborne Of Counsel
(713) 860-6467

Katie's practice focuses on public finance, urban development law, and local government regulation. Katie represents special purpose districts, such as municipal utility districts, public improvement districts, and municipal management districts, as general counsel and bond counsel.…

Photo of Adisa Harrington Adisa Harrington Of Counsel
(713) 860-6494

Adisa's practice focuses on public finance, urban development law and local government regulation. Adisa works with special purpose districts, such as municipal utilities and municipal management districts, both in the role of general counsel and of bond counsel.…

Photo of Annette Stephens Annette Stephens Of Counsel
(713) 860-6450

Annette's practice focuses on public finance, urban development law, and local government regulation. Annette works with special purpose districts, such as municipal utility districts and municipal management districts, both in the role of general counsel and of bond counsel.…

Photo of Anne Newtown Anne Newtown Of Counsel
(713) 860-6451

Ms. Newtown’s principal area of practice is real estate law. She has represented clients in such matters as commercial leasing of office and retail properties; the purchase and sale of commercial properties; the financing, design, construction, and development of retail projects; the establishment of condominium regimes; the financing, design, construction, development, and sale of high-rise condominiums; real estate secured loans; and a variety of other commercial real estate and development transactions.…

Photo of Melissa Womble Melissa Womble Of Counsel
(713) 860-6435

Ms. Womble’s principal area of practice is real estate law. She has represented developers, owners, operators, investors and national and regional tenants in connection with the acquisition, disposition, financing, development and leasing of commercial, residential and mixed-use developments.…

Photo of Jody Richardson Jody Richardson Of Counsel
(512) 518-2420

Jody’s principal area of practice is State government relations oriented, with a secondary focus on public finance, urban development law, and local government regulation. She represents her clients on a continuing basis, addressing their legislative needs as issues evolve from Legislative Session to Session, and represents new clients every Legislative Session who face legislative challenges.…

Photo of Jessica B. Holoubek Jessica Holoubek Senior Attorney
(713) 860-6491

Jessica's practice focuses on public finance, urban development law, and local government regulation. Jessica regularly works with special purpose districts whose chief purpose is providing water, sewer, drainage, road, and recreational facilities, such as municipal utility districts and municipal management districts.…

Photo of Hannah R. Brook Hannah Brook Senior Attorney
(713) 860-6499

Hannah's practice focuses on public finance, urban development law, andlocal government regulation. Hannah works with special purposedistricts, such as municipal utility districts, public improvementdistricts, both in the role of general counsel and of bond counsel.…

Photo of Christina Miller Christina Miller Associate
(713) 860-6492

Christina’s practice focuses on public finance, urban development law, and local government regulation. Christina works with special purpose districts, such as municipal utility districts and water control and improvement districts, both in the role of general counsel and bond counsel.…

Photo of Teshia N. Judkins Teshia Judkins Associate
(713) 860-6484

Teshia's practice focuses on counseling special purpose districts, including municipal utility districts, in her role as general counsel and bond counsel.  She has also assisted clients with transportation projects involving local government and State agencies.…

Photo of D. Ryan Harper D. Ryan Harper Associate
(713) 860-6448

Ryan's practice focuses on public finance, urban development, and local government regulation. Ryan serves as general counsel and bond counsel to various special purpose districts that provide for the financing and construction of water, sewer, drainage, and road facilities and other development infrastructure. …

Photo of Robert A. Seale Robert Seale Associate
(713) 860-6498

Rob’s practice focuses on public finance, urban development law, and local government regulation. He works with special purpose districts, such as municipal utility districts and municipal management districts, in the role of both general counsel and bond counsel.…

Photo of Katie S. Carner Katie Carner Associate
(713) 860-6482

Katie’s practice focuses on public finance, urban development law, local government regulation, and State and federal election law. Katie works with special purpose districts, such as municipal utility districts, both in the role of general counsel and of bond counsel.…

Photo of Sean D. Abbott Sean D. Abbott Associate
(512) 518-2425

Sean’s practice focuses on public finance, urban development law, and State legislative matters. He works with special purpose districts, such as municipal utility districts and municipal management districts, in the role of both general counsel and bond counsel.…

Photo of Heather K. Trachtenberg Heather Trachtenberg Associate
(713) 860-6438

Heather’s practice focuses on public finance, urban development law, and local government regulation. Heather works with special purpose districts, such as municipal utility districts, public improvement districts, and municipal management districts, both in the role of general counsel and bond counsel.…

Photo of Whitney V. Higgins Whitney Higgins Associate
(713) 860-6485

Whitney’s practice focuses on public finance, urban development law, and local government regulation. Whitney works with special purpose districts, such as municipal utility districts, public improvement districts, and municipal management districts, both in the role of general counsel and bond counsel.…

Photo of Anne Stanford Anne Stanford Associate
(512) 518-2428

Anne's practice focuses on public finance, urban development law, and local government regulations. Anne works with special purpose districts, such as municipal utility districts, public improvement districts, and municipal management districts.  …