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Two Cozen O’Connor attorneys Named 2021 Texas Super Lawyers

Two Cozen O’Connor Attorneys were named 2021 Texas Super Lawyers.

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Cozen O'Connor opened its Houston office in June 2004. Serving as the county seat of Harris County, the third most populous county in the country, our Houston office is located in the downtown area of Houston.

The attorneys in our Houston office provide clients with a wide variety of services in the areas of general business litigation, commercial litigation, labor and employment counsel and litigation, insurance coverage and defense, marine and maritime law, subrogation and recovery, and bankruptcy.

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David L. Barron

David L. Barron

Member

Autumn Coe

Autumn Coe

Associate

Lauren E. Ehrhardt

Lauren E. Ehrhardt

Attorney

Adam C. Gutmann

Adam C. Gutmann

Associate

Aaron Holt

Aaron Holt

Member

Gregory S. Hudson

Gregory S. Hudson

Member

Rebecca N. Martinez

Rebecca N. Martinez

Associate

Stephen P. Pate

Stephen P. Pate

Co-Chair, Property Insurance Group

Braden Riley

Braden Riley

Associate

Nandini Sane

Nandini Sane

Associate

Frederick E. Schmidt, Jr.

Frederick E. Schmidt, Jr.

Member

Jason S. Schulze

Jason S. Schulze

Office Managing Partner

Karl A. Schulz

Karl A. Schulz

Member

Julia Gandara Simonet

Julia Gandara Simonet

Associate

Jake P. Skaggs

Jake P. Skaggs

Member

Bryan P. Vezey

Bryan P. Vezey

Member

A. Martin Wickliff, Jr.

A. Martin Wickliff, Jr.

Member

Joseph A. Ziemianski

Joseph A. Ziemianski

Co-Chair, Global Insurance Department

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Lawdragon Names six Cozen O’Connor Attorneys Among the Top 500 Leading U.S. Corporate Employment Lawyers

November 19, 2021 Lawdragon has named six members of Cozen O’Connor’s Labor & Employment Department to its 2021 list of the Top 500 Leading U.S. Corporate Employment Lawyers.

Two Cozen O’Connor attorneys Named 2021 Texas Super Lawyers

October 04, 2021 Two Cozen O’Connor Attorneys were named 2021 Texas Super Lawyers.

Stephen Pate Named Advocate in the American Board of Trial Advocates

October 22, 2020 Stephen Pate, member of the firm’s Global Insurance Department, has been named an advocate in the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA), a national association of experienced trial lawyers and judges dedicated to the preservation and promotion of the civil jury trial right provided by the Seventh Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.

A. Martin Wickliff, Jr. Honored by Texas Lawyer for Lifetime Achievement

September 23, 2020 Cozen O’Connor is pleased to announce that A. Martin Wickliff, Jr., a member of the firm’s Labor & Employment group, has been recognized by Texas Lawyer as a recipient of their 2020 Lifetime Achieve Award.

Three Cozen O’Connor Attorneys Recognized as 2019 Texas Super Lawyers

September 19, 2019 Cozen O’Connor attorneys Stephen P. Pate, A. Martin Wickliff, Jr., and Joseph A. Ziemianski were named 2019 Texas Super Lawyers

138 Cozen O’Connor Attorneys Named to the Best Lawyers in America

August 28, 2019 Best Lawyers selected 138 Cozen O’Connor lawyers from 21 of the firm’s national offices for inclusion in the 2020 edition of The Best Lawyers in America.

Six Cozen O’Connor Lawyers Named 2020 “Lawyers of the Year” By Best Lawyers in America

August 28, 2019 Cozen O’Connor is proud to announce that six of the firm’s lawyers have been recognized as “Lawyers of the Year” in their respective practices by Best Lawyers in America.

Bryan Vezey Appointed to Founding Member of the Houston Bar Association LGBTQ+ Committee

July 09, 2019 Bryan Vezey, a member of Cozen O’Connor’s Global Insurance Department, has been appointed by the Houston Bar Association as one of 14 founding members of the LGBTQ+ Committee. This committee examines issues and creates programming related to the community.

100 Cozen O’Connor Lawyers Named to the Best Lawyers in America

August 23, 2017 Lawyers were selected for inclusion in the 2018 edition based on a rigorous peer-review that has been developed and defined for more than 30 years.

Cozen O’Connor Grows Global Insurance Department in Los Angeles and Houston with Addition of Six Litigators

April 04, 2017 The six lawyers joining Cozen O’Connor’s Global Insurance Department include Stephen P. Pate, who comes to the firm as a member in the Houston office, Lauren E. Figaro who joins as an associate in the Houston office; Michael R. Davisson and Valerie D. Rojas, who both join as members in the Los Angeles office; Patricia M. Parisi, who joins as of counsel in the Los Angeles office; and Andrea J. Giovannone, who joins as an associate in the Los Angeles office. Davisson, Rojas, Parisi, and Giovannone all join from Sedgwick.

Contacts

Jason S. Schulze

Office Managing Partner

jschulze@cozen.com

(832) 214-3916

Cyndie Mooney

Office Manager

cmooney@cozen.com

(214) 462-3100