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 submit an online form at texasbar.com/submissions; mail it to Texas Bar Journal, P.O. Box 12487, Austin, TX 78711-2487; or send an email to email@example.com. CENTRAL Kergin B. Bedell, previously with the Texas Office of Public Insurance Counsel, has joined Burton & Hyde, 311 W. 5th St., Ste. 100, Austin 78701. Sarah B. Foster is now of counsel to McGinnis Lochridge, 600 Congress Ave., Ste. 2100, Austin 78701. Chris Davis, previously with Kroll Security Group, is now associate commissioner of the Texas Department of Insurance Fraud Unit, 333 Guadalupe St., Austin 78701. James Piper, Travis Turner, and Leslie Bollier have formed Piper Turner Bollier, 6034 W. Courtyard Dr., Ste. 140, Austin 78730. Stephen Huffaker is now a partner in Norton Rose Fulbright, 98 San Jacinto Blvd., Ste. 1100, Austin 78701. Shauna N. Fitzsimmons, previously of Lloyd Gosselink Rochelle & Townsend, is now an associate of Sledge Fancher, 919 Congress Ave., Ste. 460, Austin 78701. Lisa Danley-Herring, previously of Mauzy & Tucker, is now an associate of the Law Office of Becky Beaver, 816 Congress Ave., Ste. 1600, Austin 78701. GULF Miles Risley, previously city attorney for Wichita Falls and Victoria, is now city attorney of Corpus Christi, 1201 Leopard St., Corpus Christi 78401. Jim Muska, previously of Hoover Slovacek, is now assistant general counsel to Satterfield & Pontikes Construction, 11000 Equity Dr., Ste. 100, Houston 77041. Lauren Hudson has been appointed assistant county attorney in the Environment and Infrastructure Practice Group of the Harris County Attorney’s Office, 1019 Congress Ave., 15th Fl., Houston 77002. Eric J. Kirkpatrick, previously with Greer, Herz & Adams, has formed the Kirkpatrick Law Office, 3100 Timmons Ln., Ste. 401, Houston 77027. James R. Leahy, Grant Cook,Wayne A. Yaffee, Grant Cohen, and Christian A. Triantaphyllis have joined Greenberg Traurig, 1000 Louisiana St., Ste. 1700, Houston 77002. Derrick Carson is now deputy chairman of the Energy Litigation Practice Group at Locke Lord, 2800 JPMorgan Chase Tower, 600 Travis St., Houston 77002. Brent Benoit and David E. Harrell Jr. are now co-chairmen of the firm’s Houston litigation department. Joshua D. Cochran, previously with Jones Gill, is now of counsel to Liskow & Lewis, 1001 Fannin St., Ste. 1800, Houston 77002. Claire E. B. Garza, previously with Hall Maines Lugrin, is now an attorney with Kelley Kronenberg, 1001 Mc- Kinney St., Ste. 300, Houston 77002. David Ammons, previously a partner in Diamond McCarthy, is now of counsel to Winstead, 1100 JPMorgan Chase Tower, 600 Travis St., Houston 77002. Walter B. Stuart, previously with Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, is now a partner in Vinson & Elkins, 1001 Fannin St., Ste. 2500, Houston 77002. NORTH Gregory M. Weinstein and Robert K. Radcliff, previously of Langley Weinstein, have formed and are partners in Weinstein Radcliff, 6688 N. Central Expy., Ste. 675, Dallas 75206. Rodney P. Geer, previously with Walker Sewell, has joined the Willis Law Group, 10440 N. Central Expy., Ste. 520, Dallas 75231. Scott Riddle, previously of Chamblee, Ryan, Kershaw & Anderson, and David S. Henry, previously of Hiersche, Hayward, Drakeley & Urbach, are now associates of Kane Russell Coleman & Logan, 1601 Elm St., Ste. 3700, Dallas 75201. Stephen M. Angelette is now an associate of Polsinelli, 2501 N. Harwood St., Ste. 1900, Dallas 75201. SOUTH CENTRAL Steve Seidel, previously with Kinetic Concepts Inc., is now a managing shareholder in Winstead, 300 Convent St., Ste. 2700, San Antonio 78205. R. E. Lopez Jr. has moved his primary office to 130 E. Travis St., Ste. 530, San Antonio 78250. He will maintain a secondary office in Laredo. OUT OF STATE Lea C. Dearing, previously with Munsch Hardt Kopf & Harr, is now a senior associate of Berman Fink Van Horn, 3475 Piedmont Rd. NE, Ste. 1100, Atlanta, Georgia 30305.
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