Committee Chairs & Vice Chairs


ANNUAL MEETING
CHAIR
PENDING
 
 
CONTINUING LEGAL EDUCATION
CHAIR
Dan Baucum
Daniel Baucum Law PLLC
2595 Dallas Parkway, Suite 420
Frisco, Texas 75034
214.984.3658
 
 
Michael Threet
Haynes and Boone, LLP
2323 Victory Avenue, Suite 700
Dallas, TX 75219
214-65-5091
 
Amanda Traphagan
Seay & Traphagan
807 Brazos St., Suite 304
Austin, Texas 78701
(512) 582-0120
 
 
CORPORATE TAX
CHAIR VICE CHAIR
Jeffry M. Blair
Hunton Andrews Kurth
1445 Ross Ave., Suite 3700
Dallas, Texas 75202
(214) 468-3306
 
 
Kelly Rubin
Jones Day
2727 North Harwood Street
Dallas, Texas 75201-1515
(241) 969-3768
 
EMPLOYEE BENEFITS
CHAIR VICE CHAIR
Mark L. Mathis
Conner & Winters, LLP
Attorneys & Counselors at Law
1700 Pacific Ave., Suite 2250
Dallas, TX 75201
(214) 217-8050
 
James R. Griffin
Scheef & Stone, LLP
500 N. Akard, Suite 2700
Dallas, Texas 75201
214.706.4209
Paige Brewin
Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP
1301 McKinney, Suite 5100
Houston, Texas 77010
(713) 651-5370
 
 
Justin Coddington
Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP
1301 McKinney, Suite 5100
Houston, Texas 77010
(713) 651-8204
 
(Joe) Robert Fowler
Baker Botts, LLP
910 Louisiana St.
Houston, Texas 77002-4995
(713) 229-1229
 
 
 
 
ENERGY AND NATURAL RESOURCES TAX
CHAIR VICE CHAIR
Crawford Moorefield
Clark Hill Strasburger
909 Fannin St., Suite 2300
Houston, Texas 77010
(713) 951-5629
Todd Lowther
Thompson & Knight, LLP
333 Clay St.
Houston, Texas 77002
(713) 653-8667
 
 
Hersh Verma
Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP
1301 McKinney, Suite 5100
Houston, Texas 77010
(713) 651-5186
 
 
ESTATE AND GIFT TAX
CHAIR VICE CHAIR
Celeste C. Lawton
Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP
1301 McKinney, Suite 5100
Houston, Texas 77010
(713) 651-5278
 
Laurel Stephenson
Davis Stephenson, PLLC
100 Crescent Ct., Suite 440
Dallas, Texas 75201
(214) 396-8800
 
 
 
Carol Warley
RSM US LLP
1330 Post Oak Blvd., Suite 2400
Houston, Texas 77056
(713) 625-3500 or (713) 625-3883
 
Matthew S. Beard
Meadows, Collier, Reed, Cousins,
Crouch & Ungerman, LLP
901 Main St., Suite 3700
Dallas, Texas 75202
(214) 749-2450
 
 
Corey M. Junk
RSM US LLP
1330 Post Oak Blvd, Suite 2400
Houston, Texas 77056
(713) 625-3500 or (713) 350-6193
 
GENERAL TAX ISSUES
CHAIR VICE CHAIR
Prof. Bruce McGovern
South Texas College of Law
1303 San Jacinto
Houston, Texas 77002
(713) 646-2920
 
 
 
Chris Goodrich
Crady, Jewett, McCulley & Houren, LLP
2727 Allen Parkway, Suite 1700
Houston, Texas 77019
(713) 739-7007 Ext 174
cgoodrich@cjmlaw.com
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INTERNATIONAL TAX
CHAIR VICE CHAIR
John Strohmeyer
Strohmeyer Law PLLC
2925 Richmond Avenue, 12th Floor
Houston, Texas 77098
713-714-1249
john@strohmeyerlaw.com
 
 
Vu Le
Le Tax Law, PLLC
PO Box 116139
Carrollton, Texas 75011-6139
(469) 701-0746
vle@lelawgroup.net
 
 
 
Samuel R. Denton
Denton & Fahring, PLLC
1250 South Capital of Texas
Highway Bldg. 3, Suite 400
Austin, TX 78746
(512) 829-7288
sdenton@austintaxlaw.com
 
Thomas Lloyd Fahring, III
Denton & Fahring, PLLC
1250 South Capital of Texas
Highway Bldg. 3, Suite 400
Austin, TX 78746
(512) 829-7288
 


 
PARTNERSHIP AND REAL ESTATE
CHAIR VICE CHAIR
Nathan (“Nate”) Smithson
Jackson Walker LLP
2323 Ross Avenue, Suite, Suite 600
Dallas, Texas 75201
(214) 953-5641
 
Leonora (“Lee”) S. Meyercord
Thompson & Knight LLP
1722 Routh Street, Suite 1500
Dallas, TX 75201
(214) 969-1315
 
 
David J. Boudreaux, Jr.
Carr, Riggs & Ingram LLC
2 Riverway, 15th Floor
Houston, Texas 77056
(832) 333-7430
 
Preston (“Trip”) Dyer, Jr.
Winstead PC
500 Winstead Building
2728 N. Harwood Street
Dallas, TX 75201
(214) 745-5297
 
 
 
 
PROPERTY TAX
CHAIR VICE CHAIR
Braden Metcalf
Nichols, Jackson & Dillard, Hager & Smith, LLP
1800 Lincoln Plaza, 500 N Akard St.
Dallas, Texas 75021
(214) 736-1664
Daniel Richard Smith
Popp Hutchison PLLC
1301 S Mo Pac Expy Suite 430
Austin, Texas 78746
(512) 664-7625
 
 
 
SOLO AND SMALL FIRM
CHAIR
Irina Barahona
Attorney at Law
10420 Montwood Dr.
Suite N. 125
El Paso, Texas 79935
915-228-4905
ibarahona@izblaw.com
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Sara Giddings
P.O. Box 1825
San Angelo, TX 76903
(903) 436-2536
 
 
 
Dustin Whittenburg
Law Office of Dustin Whittenburg
4040 Broadway, Suite 450
San Antonio, Texas 78209
(210) 826-1900
 
 
 
 
STATE AND LOCAL TAX
CHAIR VICE CHAIR
Sam Megally
K&L Gates, LLP
1717 Main Street, Suite 2800
Dallas, Texas 75201
(214) 939-5491
 
 
Stephen Long
Baker & McKenzie LLP
2001 Ross Ave., Suite 2300
Dallas, Texas 75201
 
Matt Hunsaker
Baker Botts, L.L.P.
2001 Ross Avenue
Dallas, Texas 75201
(214) 953-6828
 
Will LeDoux
K&L Gates, LLP
1717 Main Street, Suite 2800
Dallas, Texas 75201
(214) 939-4908
Jimmy Martens
Martens, Todd, Leonard & Ahlrich
301 Congress Avenue, Suite 1950
Austin, Texas 78701
(512) 542-9898 ext. 112

Kirk Lyda
Jones Day
2727 North Harwood Street
Dallas, Texas 75201
(214) 969-5013
 
Robin Robinson
Tax Sr. Manager | Multistate Tax
Services
Deloitte Tax LLP
500 West 2nd St., Ste. 1600
Austin, TX 78701
(512) 226-4628
 
 
 
TAX CONTROVERSY
CHAIR VICE CHAIR
Richard L. Hunn
Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP
1301 McKinney, Suite 5100
Houston, Texas 77010
(713) 651-5293

Mike A. Villa
Meadows, Collier, Reed, Cousins,
Crouch & Ungerman, LLP
901 Main Street, Suite 3700
Dallas, Texas 75202
(214) 749-2405
Bucky Brannen
Baker Botts LLP
2001 Ross Avenue
Dallas, Texas 75201-2980
(214) 953-6619
 
 
U. Alexander Eze
Eze Law Firm
440 Cobia Dr. Suite 602
Katy, Texas 77494
(212) 847-0054
 
 
David C. Gair
Gray Reed & McGraw, P.C.
1601 Elm Street, Suite 4600
Dallas, Texas 75201
(214) 954-4135

Jimmy Martens
Martens, Todd, Leonard & Ahlrich
301 Congress Ave., Suite 1950
Austin, Texas 78701
(512) 542-9898 ext. 112
 
 
 
TAX-EXEMPT FINANCE
CHAIR VICE CHAIR
Peter D. Smith
Norton Rose Fulbright
98 San Jacinto Blvd., Suite 1100
Austin, Texas 78701
(512) 536-3090
peter.smith@
 
Adam Harden
Norton Rose Fulbright
98 San Jacinto Blvd., Suite 1100
Austin, Texas 78701
(512) 536-3090
 
Brian Teaff
Bracewell LLP
711 Louisiana St., Suite 2300
Houston, Texas 77002
(713) 221-1367
 
 
 
TAX EXEMPT ORGANIZATIONS
CHAIR VICE CHAIR
Katherine (‘Katy”) David
Clark Hill Strasburger
2301 Broadway Street
San Antonio, TX 78215
210-250-6122
 

Terri Lynn Helge
Texas A&M University
School of Law
1515 Commerce Street
Fort Worth, Texas 76102-6509
(817) 429-8050
 
 
 
Kathleen Gerber
Thompson & Knight, LLP
333 Clay St., Suite 3300
Houston, Texas 77002
(713) 951-5868
GOVERNMENT SUBMISSIONS
CHAIR
Ira A. Lipstet
DuBois, Bryant & Campbell, LLP
303 Colorado, Suite 2300
Austin, Texas 78701
(512) 381-8040
 
Henry Talavera
Polsinelli PC
2501 N. Harwood, Suite 1900
Dallas, Texas 75201
(214) 661-5538
 
Jason Freeman
Freeman Law, PLLC
2595 Dallas Parkway, Suite 420
Frisco, Texas 75034
(214) 984-3410
 
Jeffry M. Blair
Hunton & Williams LLP
1445 Ross Avenue, Suite 3700
Dallas, Texas 75202
(214) 468-3306
 
 
 
NEWSLETTER
CHAIR
Michelle Spiegel
Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP
1301 McKinney, Suite 5100
Houston, Texas 77010
713-651-5164
 
 
 
 
TAX LAW IN A DAY
CHAIR VICE CHAIR
Lora G. Davis
Davis Stephenson, PLLC
100 Crescent Court, Suite 440
Dallas, Texas 75201
(214) 396-8801
 
 
 
Renesha Fountain
Chamberlain, Hrdlicka, White, Williams & Aughtry, LLP
1200 Smith St. Suite 1400
Houston, TX  77002
Mr. David Cameron Gair
Gray Reed & McGraw
1601 Elm St Ste 4600
Dallas, TX 75201-7212
Phone: (469) 320-6046
dgair@grayreed.com
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Tiffany L. Hamil
Law office of Tiffany Hamil
6440 N. Central Expressway
Turley Law Center 316
Dallas, Texas 75206
(214) 369-0909
PRO BONO
CHAIR VICE CHAIR
Elizabeth A. Copeland
Clark Hill Strasburger
2301 Broadway Street
San Antonio, TX 78215
(210) 250-6121
 
Juan F. Vasquez, Jr.
Chamberlain, Hrdlicka, White,
Williams & Aughtry, LLP
1200 Smith Street, 14th Floor
Houston, Texas 78205
(713) 654-9679
Jaime Vasquez
Chamberlain, Hrdlicka, White,
Williams & Aughtry, LLP
112 East Pecan Street, St 1450
San Antonio, Texas 78205
(210) 507-6508
 
Tiffany Hamil
Law office of Tiffany Hamil
6440 N. Central Expressway
Turley Law Center 316
Dallas, Texas 75206
(214) 369-0909
 
Rachael Rubenstein
Clark Hill Strasburger
2301 Broadway Street
San Antonio, TX 78215
210-250-6006
 
 
 
LEADERSHIP ACADEMY
CHAIR
Robert C. Morris
Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP
1301 McKinney, Suite 5100
Houston, Texas 77010
(713) 651-8404

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 


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