LAWFUEL – Texas Law Newswire – Bracewell & Giuliani LLP announced today that Robert E. Sheeder and Marc D. Katz have joined the firm as partners in the labor and employment practice of the firm’s Dallas office. Before joining Bracewell, they were partners with the Dallas office of Jenkens & Gilchrist. Gail N. Salcido and Donna G. Hiltenbrand will also join Bracewell & Giuliani as associates.
“We are happy to welcome the team to Bracewell & Giuliani’s labor and employment practice,” said Sanford M. Brown, Managing Partner of Bracewell’s Dallas office. “These attorneys have demonstrated a commitment to professional excellence that will no doubt assist in the growth of our practice and, most importantly, better serve our clients.”
Mr. Sheeder’s specific areas of practices include employment-related litigation, arbitration, employment discrimination and representing employers in collective bargaining and labor union organization campaigns. He graduated with a Juris Doctorate from the University of Michigan Law School, and has been practicing for more than 30 years.
Mr. Katz focuses on the management-side of labor and employment litigation and counseling. His specific areas of practices are trade secret litigation, negotiating and enforcing non-compete and confidentiality covenants and employment contracts, employment discrimination, and wrongful discharge litigation. Mr. Katz graduated from the University of California at Berkeley School of Law.
Bracewell & Giuliani LLP is among the nation’s most prominent law firms. With 400 lawyers in New York, Connecticut, Texas, Washington DC, Dubai, Kazakhstan and London, the firm is 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.