On the Move is a listing of Texas attorneys who have been promoted within a firm, transferred to a new firm, or have established new practices. If you have a listing for On the Move, please fill out our online form at texasbar.com/tbj; mail it to Texas Bar Journal, P.O. Box 12487, Austin, TX 78711-2487; or send an email to email@example.com. NORTH Kane Russell Coleman & Logan, P.C., is pleased to announce that Christine Powers joined the firm as an associate in the Dallas office, 3700 Thanksgiving Tower, 1601 Elm St., Dallas 75201. Reyburn U. Anderson, formerly with the Anderson Law Group, P.C., has formed Reyburn Anderson Law Firm, P.L.L.C., 16610 Dallas Pkwy., Ste. 1600, Dallas 75248. Michelle A. Mendez, formerly with Hunton & Williams, L.L.P., has moved her commercial bankruptcy and litigation practice to Conley, Rosenberg & Brenneise, L.L.P., 5080 Spectrum Dr., Ste. 850E, Addison 75001. Laura W. Docker has become a shareholder in Brackett & Ellis, P.C., 100 Main St., Fort Worth 76102. Retired Appellate Justice Joseph B. Morris has joined Hankinson, L.L.P., as of counsel, 750 N. St. Paul St., Ste. 1800, Dallas 75201. Gardere Wynne Sewell, L.L.P., is pleased to announce the addition of Scott D. Deatherage as a partner in the firm’s Dallas office, Thanksgiving Tower, 1601 Elm St., Dallas 75201. K&L Gates, L.L.P., welcomes Mary R. Korby, formerly with Weil, Gotshal & Manges, L.L.P., and T. Gregory Jackson, formerly with Geary, Porter & Donovan, P.C., as partners in its Dallas office, 1717 Main St., Ste. 2800, Dallas 75201. Eric Scott and Marc Viscuso, both formerly with David, Goodman & Madole, P.C., have opened Scott| Viscuso, P.L.L.C., 408 W. 8th St., Ste. 205, Dallas 75208. Kate M. Landrum, has joined Winstead, P.C., as a staff attorney, 500 Winstead Bldg., 2728 N. Harwood St., Dallas 75201. Fish & Richardson is proud to announce the promotion of Britnee Reamy and Chad Walker to principals in the firm’s IP Litigation Group, 1717 Main St., Ste. 5000, Dallas 75201. Dykema announced that William B. Finkelstein has become office managing member in the firm’s Dallas office, 1717 Main St., Ste. 4000, Dallas 75201. CENTRAL Tyler Lacy formerly with Timberlake, Weaver & Sharp, P.C., has joined the Fowler Law Firm, P.C., 919 Congress Ave., Ste. 900, Austin 78701. McGinnis, Lochridge & Kilgore, L.L.P., is pleased to announce that Manuel Escobar has been named a partner in the firm, 600 Congress Ave., Ste. 2100, Austin 78701. Donna Phillips has become executive director and credentialed advanced mediator with the McLennan County Dispute Resolution Center, 900 Austin Ave., Ste. 502, Waco 76701. Arif Panju, formerly with Cantilo & Bennett, L.L.P., has joined the Institute for Justice—Texas Chapter, 816 Congress Ave., Ste. 960, Austin 78701. Graves, Dougherty, Hearon & Moody announced Susan P. Burton has been named the firm’s new vice president, 401 Congress Ave., Ste. 2200, Austin 78701. McGinnis, Lochridge & Kilgore, L.L.P., is pleased to announce that Stephen Orsinger has joined the firm, 600 Congress Ave., Ste. 2100, Austin 78701. Mark Moore, formerly with the Texas Legislative Council, has joined the Texas Real Estate Commission as director of the Standards and Enforcement Services Division, 1700 N. Congress Ave., Ste. 400, Austin 78701. DLA Piper announced that John J. Gilluly III has been named managing partner in the firm’s Austin office, 401 Congress Ave., Ste. 2500, Austin 78701-3799. Michelle Lokey Carlson has become a partner with Reed & Scardino, L.L.P., 301 Congress Ave., Ste. 1250, Austin 78701. The Law Offices of William D. Powers is pleased to announce the addition of its new associate attorney, Jamie M. Kerr, 3410 Far West Blvd., Ste. 260, Austin 78731. Scott Brutocao, formerly with Ogletree Deakins, has become a partner with Cornell, Smith, Mierl & Brutocao, L.L.P., 1607 W. Ave., at Judges’ Hill, Austin 78701. Brown McCarroll announces the election of Rhonda Bear Mates to partner, 111 Congress Ave., Ste. 1400, Austin 78701. GULF Adrian G. Green, formerly with Andrews Kurth, L.L.P., has joined the Houston office of Winstead, P.C., 1100 JPMorgan Chase Tower, 600 Travis St., Houston 77002. Jackson Lewis, L.L.P., is pleased to announce that Jeff Barnes has been named partner in the firm, 1415 Louisiana, Ste. 3325, Houston 77002. Kathleen Wiesenthal has joined Keever Law, P.L.L.C., 6300 W. Loop S., Ste. 405, Bellaire 77401. Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith, L.L.P., is pleased to announce the addition of three new partners to the firm. Russ Heald has joined the Beaumont office, 550 Fannin, Ste. 800, Beaumont 77701. Josh K. Davis and Alan Sanders have joined the Houston office, 3355 W. Alabama, Ste. 400, Houston 77098. Jones Walker announced Jennifer D. Hamer, Lara D. Pringle and Krystal P. Scott have been elected to partnership, 1001 Fannin St., Ste. 2450, Houston 77002. Gindi Eckel Vincent, formerly of Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman, L.L.P., has become senior counsel to Exxon- Mobil, 800 Bell St., Houston 77002. Francisco J. Garcia, formerly with Harry Gee & Associates, P.L.L.C., has become senior legal officer (Immigration) at the University of Texas Medical Branch, 301 University Blvd., Galveston 77555-0171. Carey Law Firm, P.L.L.C., is pleased to announce the opening of its Houston office, 1980 Post Oak Blvd., Ste. 1500, Houston 77056. Jones Walker is pleased to announce that Bradley A. Jackson has joined its Houston office as special counsel in the Admiralty & Maritime Practice Group, 1001 Fannin, Ste. 2450, Houston 77002. Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease, L.L.P., is pleased to announce that Tiffany Bingham Briscoe and Christina M. Lyons have been named partners in the firm, 700 Louisiana, Ste. 4100, Houston 77002. Fish & Richardson is proud to announce the promotion of Wasif Qureshi to principal in the firm’s IP Litigation Group, One Houston Center, 1221 McKinney St., Ste. 2800, Houston 77010. SOUTH CENTRAL Amber Liddell Alwais has been named a partner in McCurley Orsinger McCurley Nelson & Downing, L.L.P., 310 S. St. Mary’s St., Ste. 1717, San Antonio 78205-3119. Jon R. Ray, previously with Cox Smith Matthews, has joined Winstead, P.C., 300 Convent St., Ste. 2700, San Antonio 78205. The law firm of Plunkett & Gibson welcomes Justice Phylis Speedlin as a shareholder in the firm, 70 N.E. Loop 410, Ste. 1100, San Antonio 78216. Strasburger & Price, L.L.P., is pleased to welcome Margaret Jones Hopson to its San Antonio office, 300 Convent St., Ste. 900, San Antonio 78205. SOUTH Villarreal & Romero, P.L.L.C., has relocated to 201 W. Del Mar Blvd., Ste. 15, Laredo 78041. EAST J. Brandt Thorson, formerly with Mayfield Weedon, L.L.P., has formed J. Brandt Thorson, P.L.L.C., 606 E. Methvin St., Longview 75601. Christie Gunter Adams formerly with Patton, Tidwell & Schroeder, has formed the Adams Law Firm, 17521 Hwy. 69 S., Tyler 75703. WEST David Nobels has joined Dawson Geophysical Co. as in-house counsel, 508 W. Wall, Ste. 800, Midland 79701. Dustin T. Brooks, formerly with Burleson, L.L.P., has formed the Brooks Firm, P.L.L.C., 2731 81st St., Ste. D, Lubbock 79423. OUT OF STATE Keith S. Dubanevich, formerly with the Oregon Attorney General’s Office, has become a shareholder in Stoll Berne, 209 S.W. Oak St., Ste. 500, Portland, Ore. 97204. Ryan J. Johannes has become a U.S. administrative law judge for the Social Security Administration Office of Disability Adjudication and Review, One Seagate, 13th Fl., Toledo, Ohio 43604.
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