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

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

Cooperrider Harris McKaig CireHOUSTON, TX (January 1, 2021) — Andrews Myers is pleased to announce that four of its attorneys have been promoted in 2021.


“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. 



BRITTANY COOPERRIDER – Brittany’s practice focuses on construction law, litigation, alternative dispute resolution and labor and employment matters. She represents general contractors, subcontractors, and small and mid-sized companies in a variety of construction and employment related disputes and also provides guidance in their labor and employment needs.

Brittany received her Juris Doctor degree from Baylor University School of Law and Bachelor of Arts degree from Wittenberg University in Springfield, OH.

Brittany Cooperrider can be reached at 713-351-0334 or via email.


ANDREW S. HARRIS – Andy’s practice focuses on advocating for general contractors, subcontractors, suppliers and owners on a variety of construction related issues including litigation, contract negotiations, and alternative dispute resolution.  He also has experience in commercial real estate, both transactional and litigation, representing owners, multifamily developers and management firms in landlord/tenant disputes, lease enforcements, collections and foreclosures.  In addition, Andy handles contract drafting and negotiations, as well as compliance with state and federal laws.

Andy received his Juris Doctor degree from Stetson University College of Law and Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Connecticut.

Andy Harris can be reached at 512-900-3048 or via email.


SCOTT MCKAIG – Scott’s practice is devoted to commercial real estate and commercial transactions. His real estate practice covers all aspects of the process of buying, owning, developing, financing, leasing, and selling commercial real estate.

Scott received his Juris Doctor from Stetson University College of Law, Master of Business Administration from Stetson University, and Bachelor of Sciences degree from The University of Florida.

Scott McKaig can be reached at 512-900-3064 or via email.



MATTHEW CIRE – Matthew’s litigation practice focuses primarily on real estate and construction matters, as well as various commercial litigation issues. He has handled numerous cases for clients involving landlord-tenant disputes, quality assurance and fair housing claims, performance and payment bonds, breach of contract issues and collections.

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

Matthew Cire can be reached at 713-351-0362 or via email.




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

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