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Munsch Hardt Announces Attorney Promotions

May 14, 2009 -- Munsch Hardt Kopf & Harr, P.C., a Texas based law firm with over 100 attorneys and offices in Dallas, Houston and Austin, announced that there have been three attorney promotions from Associate to Shareholder. Specifically, William (B.J.) Moore in the Dallas office is now a Shareholder in the Business Litigation group and Jay H. Ong in the Austin office and Davor Rukavina in the Dallas office are now Shareholders in the Insolvency, Restructuring & Creditors’ Rights group.

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TAGLaw LAWYER ELECTED PRESIDENT OF ELECTRONIC TRANSACTIONS ASSOCIATION

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., – May 14, 2009 - Holli Hart Targan, a partner and Chair of the Finance Law Practice Group at Southfield-based Jaffe Raitt Heuer & Weiss, has been elected President of the Washington, D.C.-based Electronic Transactions Association (ETA). Her term begins July 1, 2009.  Jaffe CEO Rick Zussman made the announcement.

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Cox Smith Expands Healthcare Practice
with Addition of Austin Attorneys
 
Austin – May 5, 2009 – Cox Smith Matthews Incorporated (“Cox Smith”) today announced the expansion of its healthcare regulatory practice and its Austin office with the addition of healthcare attorneys Kathy Poppitt and Catherine Greaves.
 
“We have a significant number of healthcare clients around the state, and the healthcare industry is a significant and growing area of focus for our firm. The addition of Kathy and Catherine, with their wealth of healthcare experience and relationships, enhances the range of services we can offer to our existing clients and reinforces our commitment to expanding our healthcare practice and our presence in Austin,” said Jamie Smith, managing director of Cox Smith.

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ACQ Names Munsch Hardt the Insolvency & Restructuring Law Firm of the Year


May 5, 2009

Munsch Hardt, a Texas based law firm with over 100 attorneys and offices in Dallas, Houston and Austin, Texas, has been named the "Insolvency & Restructuring Law Firm of the Year" by ACQ. "Winners are decided through an independent poll of ACQ readers, former contributors and industry experts," says ACQ. "Award winners are determined by their contributions over the last 12 months and are presented across 35 geographical regions."

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Ten Munsch Hardt Attorneys Honored by DAYL Foundation


May 4, 2009

Munsch Hardt, a Texas-based law firm with over 100 attorneys and offices in Dallas, Houston and Austin, Texas, announced that Phil C. Appenzeller, Jr., Barbara M. Boudreaux, Steven A. Caufield, Y. W. Peter Chen, Mark A. Girtz, Jonathan L. Howell, Robert W. Ivey III, Gregory C. Noschese, Lee J. Pannier and Devon D. Sharp have been elected as members of the Fellows of the DAYL Foundation. "Fellows are nominated by their peers and the Trustees for professional distinction and service to the State Bar of Texas," said the DAYL Foundation. "The DAYL Foundation is an esteem group of Dallas lawyers and judges who are devoted to serving the community. The program was created in 2002 with 79 DAYL Foundation Fellows and is now comprised of over 250 lawyers."

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