DALLAS–LAWFUEL – US Law News –Bracewell & Giuliani LLP announced today that Bruce A. Cheatham and Brice E. Tarzwell have joined the firm as partners in the corporate and securities practice of the firm’s Dallas office. Connie S. Stamets has also joined the firm as counsel. Before joining Bracewell, all three were with the Dallas office of Winstead P.C., where Mr. Cheatham was the head of the corporate and securities section.
Sanford M. Brown and Elizabeth D. Whitaker, Co-Managing Partners of Bracewell’s Dallas office, are enthusiastic about the hiring. “We are very pleased to welcome Brice, Bruce and Connie to the firm and look forward to further growth in our corporate and securities practice in Dallas,” said Brown. “These lawyers have demonstrated a commitment to professional excellence that makes them a good fit with Bracewell’s values as a firm,” continued Whitaker, “and this, most importantly, will serve our clients well.”
Bruce A. Cheatham primarily represents publicly held companies and has extensive experience in securities regulation, compliance issues, mergers and acquisitions and corporate governance. He graduated with a Juris Doctorate from Southern Methodist University’s Dedman School of Law, and has been practicing corporate and securities law for more than 30 years.
Brice E. Tarzwell has broad experience in corporate and securities matters in the financial institutions, retail, manufacturing and energy industries. He also focuses on public and private offerings, federal and state compliance issues and corporate governance matters. Tarzwell graduated from the University of Oklahoma College of Law.
Connie S. Stamets advises clients on federal securities and corporate matters, including public company, reporting, corporate governance, and capital raising, with a particular focus on the energy (e&p) industry. She is a graduate of the University of Oklahoma College of Law.
Bracewell & Giuliani LLP is among the nation’s most prominent law firms. With 400 lawyers in New York, Texas, Washington, D.C., Kazakhstan and London, we are distinctively positioned to serve clients concentrated in the energy and financial services sectors worldwide. In 2005, former New York City mayor Rudolph W. Giuliani joined the firm as a senior partner. His international reputation for leadership and problem solving is a unique asset for our clients, which include Fortune 500 companies, major financial institutions, leading private investment funds, governmental entities and individuals. For more information about Bracewell & Giuliani, visit www.bgllp.com.