Houston, Jan. 2, 2008 – LAWFUEL – US Legal Announcement Service – Texas law firm Winstead PC announced that Greg Erwin has been named managing shareholder of the Houston Office. Erwin has more than 30 years of experience as a real estate attorney, assisting a wide spectrum of clients including New York Stock Exchange REITs, privately held development firms and wealthy individuals. Erwin succeeds Ross Margraves, who served as Winstead’s Houston Office managing shareholder for seven years.
According to Winstead CEO and Chairman Denis Braham, “Our Houston Office is fortunate to have Greg take the reins from our proven leader Ross Margraves. Greg will continue Ross’ legacy of hard work, commitment, and dedication that nurtured the success and development of Winstead growth. The Houston office is well poised to expand and grow strategically, and under Greg’s leadership, I am confident that many good things are in store for the Houston Office and for the firm as a whole.”
Board certified in commercial real estate law and residential real estate law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization, Erwin is known for his ability to close deals using his sound analytical skills combined with his substantial knowledge of complex real estate transactions. He was admitted to the bar in 1974 after graduating cum laude from the University of Texas School of Law.
Erwin has been voted a Best Lawyer in America, Texas Super Lawyer, and H Texas magazine top attorney as well as ranked in Chambers and Partners USA Guide as a leading real estate attorney. He is a member of the Houston Bar Association, the State Bar of Texas, and the American Bar Association. His professional and community involvement includes serving as a member of the American College of Real Estate Lawyers, and he served as past president and currently serves as an honorary member of the board of directors of the Houston READ Commission, the Mayor’s coalition dedicated to improving literacy.
Winstead is among the largest business law firms in Texas. Winstead attorneys and consultants serve as the trusted advisors to mid-market and large businesses, providing a core range of legal services that are critical to their operation and success. From its well-known reputation in real estate and financial services to its corporate and high-stakes litigation practice, Winstead has the power to perform for your business. Winstead has offices in Austin, Dallas, Fort Worth, Houston, San Antonio, and The Woodlands, Texas; and Washington, D.C. For detailed information about Winstead, visit www.winstead.com.