Press Release

4 Haynes Boone Attorneys Recognized in National Black Lawyers Top 40 Under 40

March 22, 2024

Haynes and Boone, LLP Associates Dominique Baldwin, Maseo Brown, Khalil Bryant, and Meica Green have all accepted nominations to join the National Black Lawyers Top 40 Under 40.

“It is a distinct honor and privilege to receive recognition among some of the greatest legal minds in the country, many of whom are personal role models,” Khalil Bryant said. “Receiving this honor motivates me to continue working diligently to improve myself and my community, by building mutually beneficial relationships with fellow NBL members and collaborating to create opportunities for the next generation of Black legal talent.”

The National Black Lawyers was created to celebrate legal excellence by promoting member attorneys as subject-matter experts, developing a strong national network of top African American attorneys, and facilitating the exchange of timely information to enable their members to maintain their status as leaders.

“I have always followed The National Black Lawyers, so it is surreal to be recognized as member of the Top 40 Under 40 Black Lawyers in Texas,” Maseo said. “To be selected alongside such prestigious and inspiring company is incredibly humbling. I cannot wait to work with the NBL to see what opportunities we can create for the next generation of Black attorneys.”
Learn about the recognized associates below:

Associate Dominique is in the Labor and Employment and Litigation Practice Groups in the firm’s Houston office. Her practice focuses on litigating employment, commercial and environmental matters in state and federal courts. Dominique leverages her written and analytical skills to provide guidance on employment matters, including OSHA compliance, retaliation claims, reasonable accommodation and wrongful discharge disputes.

Maseo is an associate in Haynes Boone’s Private Equity Practice Group in the Houston office. His practice focuses on mergers and acquisitions, private equity investments, capital markets and securities, and other commercial transactions. Prior to joining Haynes Boone, Maseo earned his law degree from Tulane University Law School. While earning his degree, Maseo served as vice president of the Business Law Society, community outreach chair of the Black Law Students Association, legal extern at the New Orleans Bio Innovation Center and senior member of the moot court team.

Associate Khalil works primarily in the Houston office with the firm’s Corporate Practice Group. Specializing in mergers and acquisitions, private equity, capital markets, securities and the cutting-edge areas of digital assets, blockchain and cryptocurrency, Khalil brings a dynamic approach to legal counsel. His background includes a juris doctorate degree with a law and business certificate from Vanderbilt, leadership roles in various school and community organizations, and recognition as the Sixth Circuit's Distinguished Law Student by the American College of Bankruptcy in 2022.

Meica is an associate in the Finance Practice Group in Haynes Boone’s New York office. Her practice focuses on representing financial institutions, companies and corporate borrowers in a range of corporate and fund finance transactions. Meica worked as a paralegal for a few different law firms before receiving her law degree from Rutgers Law School.