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 TEXAS Brad Robinson has joined Hartline Dacus Barger Dreyer, L.L.P., as an attorney, 6688 N. Central Expy., Ste. 1000, Dallas 75206. Matthew D. Gross, formerly with the Law Offices of Richard A. Gump Jr., has become an associate attorney with Berry Appleman & Leiden, L.L.P., 3232 McKinney Ave., Ste. 500, Dallas 75204. Paul M. McDermott founded and is managing partner of McDermott Law Firm, P.L.L.C., 3131 McKinney Ave., Ste. 600, Dallas 75204. M. Nathan Barbera, formerly of the Law Offices of M. Nathan Barbera, is now a litigation partner with Lenahan Law Firm, P.L.L.C., 2655 Villa Creek, Ste. 204, Dallas 75234. Mark J. Elmore, formerly of Haynes and Boone, L.L.P., is now a managing partner with Elmore Law, P.L.L.C., 4515 Cole Ave., Ste. 805, Dallas 75205. Joseph Harberg and Lisbeth Bulmash founded Mediators360, 11700 Preston Rd., Ste. 660 PMB 411, Dallas 75230. Monica McCoy Purdy was named associate judge of the Dallas County Civil District Courts. Daniel A. Walls is now a partner with Cherry Petersen Landry Albert, L.L.P., 8350 N. Central Expy., Ste. 1500, Dallas 75206. Anne Moberg, formerly with McDonald Sanders, P.C., is now an attorney with Hiersche, Hayward, Drakeley & Urbach, P.C., 15303 Dallas Pkwy., Ste. 700, Addison 75001. Ben Peppard, previously with Swift Law Firm, founded Peppard Law Firm, 400 E. Weatherford St., Fort Worth 76102. William D. Pruett, formerly with Bob Leonard Law Group, P.L.L.C., is now owner of the Law Office of William D. Pruett, 5001 S. Hulen, Ste. 102, Fort Worth 76132. Lew Lefko is now the solo practitioner of the Law Office of Lewis A. Lefko, 15305 Dallas Pkwy., Ste. 300, Addison 75001. Jon O’Toole, former Tarrant County assistant criminal district attorney, now owns the Law Office of Jon O’Toole, P.L.L.C., 2414 W. University Dr., Ste. 122-D, McKinney 75071. Robert V. Torrey, previously with the University of North Texas, is now owner and member of the Torrey Law Firm, P.L.L.C, 624 W. University Dr., Ste. 293, Denton 76201. Chad D. Petross, formerly with Schenk, Schenk & Haines, has opened and owns the Petross Law Firm, 106 Austin Ave., Ste. 203, Weatherford 76086. Jason Wren, formerly of Walters, Balido & Crain, now serves as general counsel to Wise Regional Health System, 2000 S. FM 51, Decatur 76234. CENTRAL TEXAS Margaret Pemberton, previously with the Public Utility Commission of Texas, is now senior counsel to Norton Rose Fulbright (Fulbright & Jaworski), 98 San Jacinto Blvd., Ste. 100, Austin 78701. Matthew P. Heagerty, previously with Arnold & Placek, is an associate attorney with Stone, Loughlin & Swanson, L.L.P., 3508 Far West Blvd., Ste. 200, Austin 78731. Earl K. Straight, formerly with Straight Law, was named partner at the Wenholz Law Firm, P.L.L.C., 2901 Bee Caves Rd., Box H, Austin 78746. Erika Copeland, previously with the Division of Workers’ Compensation, is now an associate of Stone, Loughlin & Swanson, L.L.P., 3508 Far West Blvd., Ste. 200, Austin 78731. Andrea M. Bergia, former staff attorney to Judges Shepperd and Phillips in the Travis County Courts at Law Nos. 1 and 2, joined the Snell Law Firm, P.L.L.C., as an associate attorney, 106 E. 6th St., Ste. 330, Austin 78701. David C. Gregorcyk, formerly with Cokinos, Bosien & Young, P.C., was named vice president of risk management and general counsel with Journeyman Construction Inc., 7701 N. Lamar Blvd., Ste. 100, Austin 78752. Leigh Leshin Levy moved to the Austin office of Pulman, Cappuccio, Pullen, Benson & Jones, L.L.P., 500 W. 6th St., Ste. 402, Austin 78701. James D. (Jay) Doyle III, formerly with Kuhn, Doyle & Kuhn, P.C., now owns the Law Offices of Jay Doyle, P.C., 1608 Guadalupe St., Austin 78701. Eichelbaum Wardell Hansen Powell & Mehl, P.C., 4201 W. Parmer Ln., Ste. A-100, Austin 78727, welcomes senior associate Abraham F. Barker and of counsel Heather R. Rutland. Both were previously with Henslee Schwartz, L.L.P. Meredith A. Armstrong is attorney and president of M.A. Armstrong Law Firm, P.L.L.C., 100 E. Central Texas Expy., Ste. 105D, Killeen 76542. Lowell Adams Keig, previously with Troilo Law Firm, has been hired as director of the Texas Workforce Commission, Civil Rights Division, 101 E. 15th St., Rm. 144-T, Austin 78778. GULF COAST Richard Senasac is now of counsel to Looney & Conrad, P.C., 905 Austin St., Ste. 110, Hempstead 77445. Natasha N. Taylor, formerly of Edison, McDowell & Hetherington, L.L.P., was named associate at Wright & Close, L.L.P., Three Riverway, Ste. 600, Houston 77056. Sandra Hollingsworth, formerly with Direct Energy, is now general counsel to Entrust Energy Inc., 1301 McKinney, Level 12, Houston 77010. Amy Catherine Dinn, previously with Gardere Wynne Sewell, L.L.P., was named partner with Patel Ervin, P.L.L.C., 1113 Vine St., Ste. 230, Houston 77002. Nitin Sud, formerly with Fulbright & Jaworski, L.L.P., now owns Sud Law, P.C., 4545 Mount Vernon St., Houston 77006. Doug McCullough, previously with Phillips & Reiter, is now an attorney at law with McCullough Chan, P.L.L.C., 1000 Louisiana St., 53rd Fl., Houston 77002. SOUTH CENTRAL Marty Green was appointed principal of Polunsky, Beitel & Green, 17806 I-10W, Ste. 450, San Antonio 78257. Lorien Whyte, previously with the 4th Court of Appeals, is now an associate with Brin & Brin, P.C., 6223 I- 10W, San Antonio 78201. Ricardo Briones is now managing partner for the Law Office of Mc- Kinight & Bravenec, 1800 W. Commerce, Ste. 1, San Antonio 78207. Tara Richardson has become an associate with the Law Office of Mc- Kinight & Bravenec, 1800 W. Commerce, Ste. 1, San Antonio 78207. NORTH TEXAS Bennett M. Wyse is now associate attorney of Pratt, Aycock & Associates, P.L.L.C., 6851 Virginia Pkwy, Ste. 100, McKinney 75071. PANHANDLE Jennie C. Knapp, formerly with Carrington, Coleman, Sloman & Blumenthal, is now an associate with the Underwood Law Firm, 500 S. Taylor, Ste. 1200, Amarillo 79105. OUT OF STATE Michael J. Hammond, previously with Looper, Reed & McGraw, P.C., is an attorney at law with Sadler Law Firm, L.L.P., 380 Southpointe Blvd., Plaza II, Ste. 300, Canonsburg, Pa. 15317. Vinu Raj, formerly with the Washington, D.C., office of McDermott Will & Emery, has joined Bookoff McAndrews as an associate, 2401 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Ste. 450, Washington, D.C. 20037. Michael R. Waller, former Delhaize Group general counsel, has joined Hunton & Williams, L.L.P. as special counsel, 2200 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington, D.C. 20037. Laney Vazquez, has become of counsel to BP Exploration (Alaska) Inc., 900 E. Benson Blvd., MB-13-5, Anchorage, Ala. 99508.
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