Houston Partner Named 2019 Texas Trailblazer

Michael Dillard, Global Chair of the Mergers & Acquisitions Practice, recognized by Texas Lawyer as an agent of change in the legal profession.

October 04, 2019

Houston partner Michael Dillard, Global Chair of the Mergers & Acquisitions Practice, has been named a 2019 Texas Trailblazer by Texas Lawyer. The award honors lawyers who have made a significant impact on the state’s legal industry.

In his profile article, Dillard was highlighted for helping open the firm’s Houston office in a market that was once impenetrable, as well as the success he has had growing the Mergers & Acquisitions Practice in his current role as Global Chair. He was also recognized for his extensive legal work representing prominent industry players such as Anadarko Petroleum.

Dillard noted: “I’ve been very blessed to have been involved in working with great partners, great staff and all the resources that have been made available.”

Dillard’s practice encompasses all aspects of corporate and securities law, with special emphasis on mergers and acquisitions and securities offerings for companies in the energy industry.


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