2021 Q1 Newsletter: Leveling Out

2021 Q1 Newsletter: Leveling Out

Highlights for the first quarter of 2021: moves drop as firms respond to external uncertainty; February storm freezes hires; health care practice area surges; nearly all moves split between DFW and Houston WHAT WE’RE SEEING Venturing into 2021 has felt a bit...
2020 Q4 Newsletter: Reflecting on 2020

2020 Q4 Newsletter: Reflecting on 2020

Highlights for 2020: phenomenal Q1 open; back half of the year nearly on par with 2019; M&A movement dominated; Dallas market heavily favored; a look back at recent years WHAT WE’RE SEEING As 2020 and all its upheavals melts into the start of 2021,...
2020 Q3 Newsletter: Still Bullish on Texas

2020 Q3 Newsletter: Still Bullish on Texas

Highlights for the third quarter of 2020: non-Texas-based firms pick up the pace; pandemic not really reflected in practice area hires; Houston making noise with office opening; comparing year-over-year shows bullish Texas market STILL BULLISH ON TEXAS This pandemic...
2020 Q2 Newsletter: What does the future hold?

2020 Q2 Newsletter: What does the future hold?

Highlights for the second quarter of 2020: several groups are weathering the storm better than others, including native Texas firms, middle market firms and the Dallas market; pent-up lateral hires in second half of 2020 could result in more moves than 2019 WHAT DOES...
2020 Q1 Newsletter: Act Now or Wait and See

2020 Q1 Newsletter: Act Now or Wait and See

Highlights for the first quarter of 2020: huge start to Q1 outpacing 2019 and 2018; more M&A partner moves than all of last year; Dallas keeps hot streak with new office openings; now isn’t the time for “wait-and-see” Why “Wait and...
2019 Q4 Newsletter: 100 Attorneys

2019 Q4 Newsletter: 100 Attorneys

Highlights for 2019: Texas remains strong despite drop in overall partner movement; non-Texas-based firms netted 66% of moves; Houston and Dallas dominated statewide market; Corporate Litigation moves hot, no sign of cooling Announcing the Inaugural “100...