Instant Insights / ‘Bigger in Texas’ is Law Firms' Expansion Strategy

Less than three months into 2018, more than half a dozen firms already have expanded or opened new offices in Texas,


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Stefanie Moll, Morgan Lewis & Bockius

Morgan, Lewis & Bockius has been in the Texas market since 2004 and in Houston since 2007, but the Houston office has been on an expansion spree. The 67-lawyer office has brought on nine lateral partners over the last year and has added a health care practice. The most recent hire is Sameer Mohan, an M&A and corporate partner who joined the office this month. In this Q&A, Stefanie Moll, managing partner of the office, talks about the Houston legal market and her strategy for positioning the office. Moll also weighs in on the challenges of being a woman lawyer. Her advice for handling men who don’t take her seriously because she’s a woman? Out-lawyer them.

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Brenda Sapino Jeffreys

Senior reporter Brenda Sapino Jeffreys covers the business of law in Texas. Contact her at bjeffreys@alm.com On Twitter: @BrendaSJeffreys

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