About the Firm
Established by U.S. Congressman Thomas Andrew Ball and Frank Andrews in 1902, who were later joined by Melvin Kurth in 1913, Andrews & Kurth LLP is a premier law firm headquartered in Houston, Texas, with its branches in not only other parts of Texas but also in Washington D.C. and New York. The prestigious firm also has an international presence as it maintains offices in Beijing and London. Andrews & Kurth LLP is dedicated to providing its clients with diverse legal services concentrating on straight talk i.e. not beating about the bush with either clients, judges or even adversaries.
Andrews & Kurth LLP has experience in handling unique and complex cases from all areas of law. The strong point of the firm is its commitment to hire the best brains in law; there is a partner fully devoted to making the firm a great place to work for lawyers irrespective of their gender, nationality, religion, etc. A key focus of the firm is superior client service; the team for each case is built up from scratch incorporating individual strengths, experience, and knowledge to handle the unique scenario. Hence, Andrews & Kurth LLP is consistently ranked among the top law firms of the country by esteemed ranking authorities like The American Lawyer Scorecard, Thomas Reuters, and Bloomberg, to name a few.
The founding fathers of Andrews & Kurth LLP envisioned a firm with an impeccable reputation. The present partners like Gerald C. Conley, Thomas W. Ford, Jr., Jeff C. Dodd, and David C. Buck are dedicated to conserving this trust of the clients. Furthermore, whether it is volunteering at the new Dell Children’s Hospital or undertaking a scholarship program at the University of Houston Law Center, the firm’s attorneys are committed to giving back to the community; they roll up their sleeves and give back physically, emotionally, and financially.
Areas of Law
- Bankruptcy & Financial Restructuring
- Corporate Compliance, Investigations and Defense
- Economic Recovery and Government Opportunities
- Intellectual Property Counseling and Litigation
- Labor & Employment
- Public Law
- Real Estate
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