Houston’s Shearman Law Firm Expands Oil and Gas Practice: Report

December 20, 2018


An oil and gas specialty team has jumped from Haynes and Boone to Shearman and Sterling in Houston.

Bill Nelson, Kristina Trauger, counsels Judy Little and John Menke joined as partners on Monday, according to Law.com.

The team does debt and equity transactions for underwriters and issuers in the petroleum industry and means a significant expansion of the Shearman oil and gas practice.

Shearman has grown its Houston office to 20 lawyers since it opened with six back in May.