Austin, Texas (PRWEB) March 03, 2016
Hawkins Parnell Thackston & Young LLP (HPTY), a national litigation firm, is pleased to announce that Christopher C. Ege is being promoted to Partner-in-Charge of HPTY’s Austin office.
“We are fortunate for Chris’ leadership to continue growing our presence in the Austin community,” said Ronald Polly, Jr., Managing Partner of HPTY. “Chris will lead a high quality group of attorneys that serve as national and regional counsel for companies around the country in a wide range of commercial litigation, labor and employment, product liability, and toxic tort litigation.”
Chris, who joined HPTY in February 2010, specializes in product liability litigation and personal injury defense. He also represents clients in commercial litigation and labor and employment matters. As national trial counsel and national coordinating counsel, Chris has successfully tried cases in both Texas and California on behalf of his clients. Chris has also served as a resource on tort reform issues for Senate and House Committees in the Texas Legislature.
About Hawkins Parnell Thackston & Young LLP
Over the last half century, HPTY has grown to include more than 150 lawyers in nine offices located in Atlanta, Austin, Charleston, Dallas, Los Angeles, Napa, New York, St. Louis and San Francisco. HPTY represents some of America’s largest corporations, small local businesses and individual clients in high risk litigation and business disputes across the country.