Jennifer S. Freel has joined EBBK from the United States Attorney's office for the Western District of Texas. Another accomplished first-chair lawyer, Ms. Freel comes to the firm with more than a decade of experience as a civil defense lawyer and federal prosecutor. With more than twenty arguments before the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals and board certification in criminal appellate law, Ms. Freel deepens EBBK's appellate capabilities. She will also augment the firm's capabilities in government investigations and white collar defense. To learn more, click here.
EBBK represented several owners of Stubb’s Austin Restaurant Company, which owns Austin’s legendary Stubb’s Bar-B-Q and live music venue, in a dispute over control of the company. Joe Knight presented the case to a private arbitrator. On November 21, 2017, the arbitrator issued a written decision in favor of the firm’s clients, confirming their majority ownership position and control over the company’s Board.
EBBK adds accomplished former AUSA 1/1/2018
Firm secures victory for owners of iconic local venue 11/21/2017