Vinson & Elkins Names 11 New Partners

Vinson & Elkins has promoted 11 lawyers to partner, effective Jan. 1, 2018: Marisa Secco in Austin; Peter Marshall in Dallas; Shamus Crosby, Lina Dimachkieh, James Garrett and Guy Gribov in Houston; Federico Fruhbeck, Dan Graham and Louise Woods in London; Lawrence Elbaum in New York; and Margaret Peloso in Washington, D.C.

“These lawyers exemplify V&E’s commitment to client service, professionalism and collaboration,” V&E Chairman Mark Kelly said. “They have demonstrated exceptional ability in their respective practices, and we are pleased to announce their promotions.”

The new partners represent five of the firm’s key practice areas: complex commercial litigation, environmental and natural resources, finance, mergers and acquisitions/capital markets and tax.

“We are appreciative of the hard work and leadership this incredibly talented group of lawyers has shown,” said V&E Managing Partner Scott Wulfe. “As we wrap up the firm’s centennial year, we look forward to the next 100 years and the continued impact they will have on the firm.”

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