Vinson & Elkins has promoted eight lawyers to its partnership, effective 1 January 2017.
The eight are Mark Brasher, Jason McIntosh, Becky Petereit, Bailey Pham, Simon Rootsey, Lande Spottswood, Thomas Zentner and Craig Zieminski.
“Our new partners are outstanding attorneys who have shown tremendous dedication to the firm and its clients,” says V&E chairman Mark Kelly. “From the courtroom to the boardroom, each of these exceptional lawyers has demonstrated a high level of skill in their respective practice area. We are thrilled to call them partners.”
The new partners span six of the firm’s key practice areas, including complex commercial litigation, energy transactions and projects, finance, mergers and acquisitions and capital markets, restructuring and reorganisation and tax.
“We are proud to welcome these talented and accomplished lawyers to the firm’s partnership,” says V&E managing partner Scott Wulfe (pictured). “We are grateful for the contributions these deserving attorneys have made to V&E and we look forward to their continued success.”