New Positions

. . . Vinson & Elkins has named as partners Marc Rose of its Dallas office and Gregory Dillard, Sarah K. Morgan and Darin Schultz of its Houston office.

. . . Harry Laxton Jr. has joined Ramey & Browning in Houston as of counsel.

. . . Susman Godfrey has elected to partnership David Peterson of its Houston office and Joseph Portera of its Dallas office.

. . . Anthony G. “Tony” Stergio, senior counsel, has become a shareholder in Houston’s Andrews Myers, and Josh Harrison has joined the firm as an associate.

. . . John Tucker, a partner in Cassin & Cassin’s real estate group, heads the firm’s office opened Dec. 17 in Dallas.

Election

. . . Randall O. Sorrels, a partner in Abraham Watkins Nichols Sorrels Agosto & Friend, has been elected to the South Texas College of Law board of directors.

Honors

. . . Eugene “Gene” R. Egdorf of The Lanier Law Firm in Houston has become a fellow in the Texas Bar Foundation.

New Location

. . . Ramey & Browning has moved to a new location at 5020 Montrose Blvd., Suite 750, Houston.