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Brian Abramson – Attorney

Areas of Practice

  • Energy, Oil and Gas Litigation
  • Shareholder Rights Disputes
  • Directors & Officers Liability
  • Investor Litigation
  • Fraud Claims
  • Breach of Fiduciary Duty Claims
  • Contract Disputes
  • Business Torts
  • Domestic & International Arbitration

Professional Experience

  • Prior to joining Williams Kherkher, Brian was an associate at Hicks, Thomas LLP (2005-2009), Diamond McCarthy LLP (2009-2011), and The Lanier Law Firm, P.C. (2011-2014). He represented plaintiffs and defendants in all types of business matters including civil litigation, bankruptcies, and complex business litigation.

Education

  • The University of Texas School of Law, 2005
    • Graduated with High Honors
    • Chancellors Society—Chancellor-at-Large for Class of 2005
    • Texas Law Review –Recipient of Texas Law Review Interdisciplinary Note Award
    • Order of the Coif
    • Presidential Scholarship Recipient, Fall 2002, 2003 and 2004
  • Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Texas at Austin, 2002
    • Graduated with High Honors
    • Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society
    • University Honors, all semesters

Legal Memberships and Professional Affiliations

  • State Bar of Texas
  • Houston Young Lawyers Association
  • American Bar Association-Business Transactions Subcommittee, Business Bankruptcy Committee
  • American Bankruptcy Institute-Young Lawyers Committee
  • Jewish Federation, Executive Roundtable Committee

Professional Honors

  • Named Super Lawyer (2013-2015) and Rising Star (2009) by Texas Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters service

Licensed to Practice

  • U. S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
  • U. S. District Courts of the Northern, Southern, Eastern and Western Districts of Texas

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