The firm currently serves as outside general counsel for more than 30 cities and other units of local government in southeast Texas. The firm also provides legal services on a special project basis to municipalities and other local governments throughout the State of Texas. Some of the Texas cities for which the firm has provided special services are Austin, Baytown, Clute, Deer Park, Freeport, El Paso, Galveston, Georgetown, Harlingen, Houston, League City, Missouri City, Pasadena, Pearland, Texas City, and Victoria. The firm’s clients also include Harris County, Montgomery County, San Patricio County, the Texas Municipal League-Intergovernmental Risk Pool, the Texas Association of Counties, and various private insurers that offer governmental liability coverage.
The firm’s lawyers are organized into three principal practice groups. One group represents governmental entities and their employees and officials in lawsuits and other disputed matters. A second group provides general counsel and special project services to cities and special districts. The third group serves as special litigation counsel to the Harris County Appraisal District. The three practice groups complement each other with lawyers from one group often lending their expertise to assist lawyers in another group.