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Steven S.

Steven Stark

390 reviews
For over 30 years, Steven Stark has offered counsel to non-profit organizations and private companies. He has a passion for helping small businesses in particular since he himself started several businesses of his own in New York and Florida. He understands the importance of small businesses having a reliable attorney to advise them about legal matters from their inception.
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Richard G.

Richard Gora

190 reviews
Looking for an attorney with experience? Richard Gora is the exact attorney you want. Having defended over 100 cases both in state and federal courts and working with clients from around the globe, Richard has an array of different experiences. His services are wide-ranging and include business litigation, securities litigations, employment litigation, and business counsel. Prior to founding Gora LLC, he worked for Finn, Dixon & Herling LLP for eight years.
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Joshua G.

Joshua Garber

254 reviews
Representing notable clients like Tesla and the City of Los Angeles, Josh Garber excels at helping clients with employment and labor laws. Many of his past clients have had great success using Josh for employment agreements and Division of Labor Standards Enforcement (DLSE) hearings. With his practical advice, he has even helped clients avoid going to court.
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Melissa P.

Melissa Potapova

2 reviews
Melissa's prior experience includes five years at a top international law firm and five years working with startups. Melissa has worked with investors, small business owner... read more
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Tomas C.

Tomas Caquias

2 reviews
Tomas Caquias has recently been licensed to practice law in Texas. He received his Doctorate of Law after graduating from the Arizona Summit Law School. Tomas specializes in commercial contracts, labor and employment law, legal research and writing, real estate cases and has exceptional experience in assisting entrepreneurs and startup businesses. Since May 2016, Tomas has been the managing attorney for the Caquias Law Group.
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Cindy B.

Cindy Bennett Smith

2 reviews
Cindy Bennett Smith is an attorney at law who has been serving corporate clients for the past 16 years. She has been licensed to practice law in Texas and holds a Juris Doctorate degree in law, which she received from the South Texas College of Law. Cindy is experienced in dealing with labor and employment law. She is also capable of reviewing, negotiating and drafting commercial contracts. Cindy founded her own legal firm in September 2011.
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Ross R.

Ross Russell

2 reviews
Ross Russel is a general legal practitioner specializing in numerous types of cases. He works with entrepreneurs, business owners and consumers and acts as an attorney, as well as a mediator and arbitrator. Ross graduated from the Texas A&M University School of Law in 2014 and obtained his Advanced Certification in International Arbitration in 2016. Ross started his career at Hampton & Associates and later started his own law practice from where he serves his clients in Texas.
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Aric J. G.

Aric J. Garza

2 reviews
Attorney Aric Garza is dedicated to helping his clients and providing the best legal counsel available. Aric specializes in family law, civil litigation, probate and estate law, real estate law, and commercial and corporate law. Attorney Garza has had a lot of success that resulted in high settlements. Mr. Garza has many notable cases including one where he represented a personal injury victim that slipped in a national retailer.
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Gary K.

Gary Kissiah

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Gary’s focus has been on technology and corporate law for two decades. He was a partner in the Austin office of Akin Gump and was co-chair of the Technology Practice Group.... read more
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Will D.

Will Denham

2 reviews
Will Denham is a Houston-based litigator specializing in civil litigation, criminal defense, trademark litigation, employment litigation, and copyright-related issues. Before starting his own firm, he worked at Baker Botts, LLP. Licensed in several states and federal courts, he is a highly rated attorney who has been recognized with multiple awards. Will holds a J.D., with honors from the University of Texas Law School.
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