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Steven Stark Employment Lawyer for Houston, TX

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.
226 reviews

Richard Gora Employment Lawyer for Houston, TX

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.
151 reviews

Joshua Garber Employment Lawyer for Houston, TX

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.
166 reviews

Tiffany Hanzik Employment Lawyer for Houston, TX

Tiffany worked for Eagle Land Services, Inc before joining the Pratt Aycock team as a practicing lawyer. Her areas include business law, real estate law, dispute resolution, immigration law and oil and gas. She received a JD from Texas A&M School of Law. In addition to her law degree, she also attended Southern Methodist University where she graduated with a Masters in Dispute Resolution. Volunteer service is a priority for her as she is part of the Junior League of Dallas.

Murtaza Sutarwalla Employment Lawyer for Houston, TX

The Founder and Partner of Edwards Sutarwalla PLLC, Murtaza Sutarwalla is an experienced Attorney who completed his undergraduate work at the University of Texas at Austin. For over four years he worked as an Associate for Latham & Watkins LLP. He specializes in both transactional law and litigation - including commercial litigation, real estate and construction, healthcare and business immigration. He studied with the University of Chicago Law School and graduated with his J.D. in 2006.

Tzvi Finman Employment Lawyer for Houston, TX

Tzvi Finman is a business-focused attorney that has been providing legal services in Texas for the past two years. He is the founder of The Finman Law Firm and primarily focuses on legal matters concerning commercial construction and real estate development. Tzvi is a member of the Texas and Houston Bar Associations. Some of the corporate clients that Tzvi has represented include CPR Center of Houston LLC and Industrial Kosher LLC.
2 reviews

Joe Conley Employment Lawyer for Houston, TX

Joe Conley is an Austin-based commercial litigator with expertise in energy law. He is currently employed as an attorney with the firm of Hays & Owens LL.P. Licensed in Texas, Joe is admitted to appear in two Texas District courts, as well as the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit. He received a J.D., with Highest Honors, from the University of Texas School of Law; he also holds a Ph.D. from Princeton University.

Oscar Garcia-Isita Employment Lawyer for Houston, TX

Oscar Garcia-Isita is a corporate attorney that specializes in cross-border transactions between the United States and Mexico. He has represented domestic and global companies, as well as individuals. Oscar is currently a foreign legal consultant at SMPS Legal. He has also worked as a senior associate at Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP and as an associate at Hogan Lovells BSTL. Oscar completed his Juris Doctor degree in 2006 and obtained a Master of Laws in 2014.

Brett A. Cenkus Employment Lawyer for Houston, TX

Based in the vibrant city of Austin, TX, Brett Cenkus concentrates on business transactional law and helping small and medium-sized businesses with drafting contracts, mergers/acquisitions, and raising capital. Earning a JD degree from Harvard Law School, former co-associates say that Brett Cenkus is always impeccable, thorough, and responsive. Another previous client said that his intuitive guidance and straightforwardness was instrumental in the success of her business.

Forrest Gordon Employment Lawyer for Houston, TX

Forrest Gordon has 10 years of experience as a corporate attorney. He provides both in-house and contract-based legal services. Forrest practices law in Texas and obtained his law degree from the University of Houston Law Center. Forrest also has experience in dealing with real estate, commercial contracts and other corporate legal issues. He recently became a managing partner at Gordon Lusky LLP, but was previously the senior legal counsel at Trican Well Service for four years.
5 reviews
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