Andrews Myers Promotes Four to Senior Counsel; One to Senior Associate

Andrews Myers Promotes Four to Senior Counsel; One to Senior Associate

Houston — Andrews Myers is pleased to announce that four of its attorneys have been promoted from senior associates to senior counsel.

SENIOR COUNSEL

JOSH HARRISON – Josh Harrison’s practice is devoted to commercial real estate, corporate and commercial transactions. His real estate experience spans from acquisition through disposition, and everything in between. His corporate/commercial practice focuses on counseling clients in their ongoing, day-to-day business activities.

Josh received his Juris Doctor degree from University of Houston and Bachelor of Arts degree from Texas A&M University.

Josh Harrison can be reached at 713-850-4233 or via email.

COLBY HODGES – Colby Hodges’ practice focuses on the representation of businesses in complex commercial, construction, and labor and employment litigation. Colby has successfully handled an array of disputes for clients across a broad spectrum of business-related tort matters, including breach of contract, breach of warranty, tortious interference, construction defect, copyright infringement, trade secret theft, employee fraud, and employee non-competition.

Colby received his Juris Doctor degree from South Texas College of Law and Bachelor of Arts degree from Texas A&M University.

Colby Hodges can be reached at 713-850-4235 or via email.

BRET RYCROFT – Bret Rycroft represents a wide range of clients, including multifamily and property management firms, in business disputes in state and federal courts across Texas. He represents clients in matters related to breach of contract, business-related tort matters, employment disputes, construction defect claims, employment disputes, and enforcement of non-competition agreements.

Bret received his Juris Doctor from South Texas College of Law and Bachelor of Arts degree from The University of Texas at Austin.

Bret Rycroft can be reached at 713-351-0347 or via email.

JACK TURANO, III – Jack Turano’s practice is devoted to commercial real estate, energy, corporate and commercial transactions. His real estate practice covers all aspects of the process of buying, owning, developing, financing, leasing and selling commercial real estate. Prior to joining the firm, Jack served as in-house counsel for a global renewable energy company and market leader in the utilities sector.

Jack received his Juris Doctor from South Texas College of Law and Bachelor of Science degree from University of Houston.

Jack Turano can be reached at 713-850-4253 or via email.

SENIOR ASSOCIATE

KATY BAIRD – Katy Baird’s practice focuses on advocating for general contractors, subcontractors, suppliers and owners on a variety of construction related issues including: construction defects, contract termination, mechanic’s liens, performance and payment bonds, breach of contract disputes, and collections matters through litigation and alternative dispute resolution. Katy also uses her Masters of Business Administration to provide her clients with company specific legal support and litigation/dispute strategies that strive to further each of her clients’ business/fiscal goals.

Katy received her Juris Doctor from University of Houston Law Center, her MBA from University of Houston and her BBA from The University of Texas.

Katy Baird can be reached at 713-850-4255 or via email.

“These are outstanding attorneys who have shown tremendous growth in their legal acumen and strong commitment to the firm and our clients,” said Patrick Hayes, co-managing shareholder of Andrews Myers.

 

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Founded in 1990, with offices in Houston and Austin, Andrews Myers, Attorneys at Law, is a corporate law firm and recognized market leader in Texas construction law.  The firm focuses on the concentrated disciplines of commercial litigation, construction, commercial real estate, corporate and business transactions, with additional emphasis on related issues including bankruptcy and insolvency, energy, employment and capital formation. A seasoned team of attorneys provides timely and cost-effective solutions to the most complex problems facing entrepreneurs and middle-market industry leaders throughout the state and the nation. For more information please visit www.andrewsmyers.com.