Houston, Texas (PRWEB) March 05, 2014
Andrews Kurth LLP is pleased to announce that corporate attorney Kevin Trautner has joined the firm’s Houston office as a partner.
Mr. Trautner joins Andrews Kurth’s corporate/securities practice group, where he will focus on working with public and privately held companies in a variety of corporate transactions. Mr. Trautner has extensive experience representing targets and acquirers in mergers and acquisitions, in addition to guiding businesses through initial public offerings. He also represents issuers and underwriters in a variety of securities offerings and provides strategic counsel in regulatory and corporate governance issues.
“Kevin has a sophisticated practice; he will be an outstanding addition to our corporate group,” says Bob Jewell, Managing Partner of Andrews Kurth. “Our firm works on some of the biggest and most complex deals in the global economy, and we rely on attorneys like Kevin to provide the kind of guidance for clients that only can be acquired through years of experience.”
Mr. Trautner represents clients from a variety of business sectors, including those in the energy, oilfield services and industrial manufacturing industries. He was named among the Houston Business Journal’s Top Dealmakers in 2013 based on his work on a multibillion-dollar energy services acquisition.
“Andrews Kurth has one of the very best corporate practices in the country,” Mr. Trautner says. “I’m excited to be a part of this excellent team.”
Mr. Trautner earned his J.D. from the University of Virginia School of Law. He also holds an M.D. from Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and a B.S. from the University of Notre Dame.
About Andrews Kurth
Since 1902, Andrews Kurth has built its practice on the belief that “straight talk is good business.” Real answers, clear vision and mutual respect define the firm’s relationships with clients, colleagues, communities and employees. With more than 400 lawyers across 10 offices worldwide, Andrews Kurth represents a wide array of clients in multiple industries. For more information about Andrews Kurth, please visit andrewskurth.com.