Press Release

Haynes and Boone Lawyers Recognized in Inaugural 'Ones to Watch' Listing

August 20, 2020

Forty-seven Haynes and Boone, LLP lawyers are included in the inaugural Best Lawyers® “Ones to Watch” directory this month.

The Ones to Watch distinction is given to attorneys early in their careers in recognition of their outstanding professional excellence in private practice in the U.S. The "Ones to Watch" recipients typically have been in practice for five to nine years.

The following Haynes and Boone lawyers are recognized this year:


Maria Parker: Banking and Finance Law, Corporate Law


Raquel Alvarenga: Labor and Employment Law – Management, Litigation - Labor and Employment

Brent Beckert: Corporate Law

Tiffany Cooke: Litigation - Intellectual Property

Catherine Cope: Corporate Law

Amanda Ethridge: Real Estate Law

Cory Feldman: Banking and Finance Law

Carrington M. Giammittorio: Commercial Litigation

Benjamin G. Goodman: Commercial Litigation

Neil Issar: Corporate Governance and Compliance Law, Health Care Law

Jason N. Jordan: Appellate Practice

Philip L. Kim: Health Care Law

Chris Knight: Appellate Practice

Christopher Konopka: Real Estate Law

Jennifer S. Kreick: Health Care Law

Marc Legrand: Corporate Law

Mike A. McArthur: Intellectual Property Law, Litigation - Intellectual Property

Brandon S. McCoy: Mergers and Acquisitions Law

Taryn McDonald: Health Care Law

Rosebud Nau: Corporate Governance and Compliance Law

Kate Ortbahn: Real Estate Law

Bailey Ross: Real Estate Law

Stephanie Sivinski: Litigation - Intellectual Property

Ellie Sowanick: Intellectual Property Law

David Staab: Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law

Michael Tobin: Intellectual Property Law


Adam Fowles: Intellectual Property Law


Chris Reagen: Energy Law


Natasha Breaux: Appellate Practice

Ellen M. Conley: Energy Law

Daniel K. Lee: Oil and Gas Law

Kim Mai: Oil and Gas Law

Garrett S. Martin: Commercial Litigation, Oil and Gas Law

Arsalan Muhammad: Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law

Matthew Rountree: Oil and Gas Law

Brent Shultz: Banking and Finance Law

Robin R. Smith: Public Finance Law

Alexander Williams: Energy Law

Margaret "Mei" Yang: Corporate Law


Deborah Low: Banking and Finance Law

Don Shiman: Tax Law


Matthew Costello: Litigation - Labor and Employment

Marco A. Pulido: Appellate Practice


Jiaping (Charlene) Liu, Ph.D.: Intellectual Property Law


Henson Adams: Labor and Employment Law - Employee

Paloma Z. Ahmadi: Commercial Litigation, Labor and Employment Law – Employee, Labor and Employment Law – Management, Litigation - Labor and Employment


Maudess E. Fulton: Corporate Law

Haynes and Boone is an international corporate law firm with offices in Texas, New York, California, Charlotte, Chicago, Denver, Washington, D.C., London, Mexico City and Shanghai, providing a full spectrum of legal services in energy, technology, financial services and private equity. With more than 575 lawyers, Haynes and Boone is ranked among the largest U.S.-based firms by The National Law Journal, The American Lawyer and The Lawyer. It also was recognized across the board for excellence in the BTI Consulting Group’s 2020 “A-Team” report, which identifies the law firms that in-house counsel single out for providing superior client service.