Howrey Simon Arnold & White has merged with Houston litigation boutique Clements O’Neill Pierce Wilson & Fulkerson. Howrey’s Houston office has bagged 22 lawyers from Clements and now has 90 in total. Prior to the merger, Clements name partners Thomas Fulkerson and Michael Wilson split to form two-office litigation boutique Wilson Fulkerson. Partner Ralph Midkiff and an associate also declined Howrey, instead forming Zummo Mitchell & Midkiff.
First revealed on www.thelawyer.com 13 January