Established in 1993, our Austin, Texas office provides a broad range of legal advice to a diverse group of local, state, national and international clients in the areas of administrative law, appellate law, corporate and securities, energy, environmental law, financial services, intellectual property and technology, legal and accounting malpractice, litigation, public procurement and contracting, and securities and public finance.

As Austin serves as the state capital, the firm’s lawyers represent public and private clients in lobbying efforts before the Texas legislature and various state regulatory bodies. Our Austin lawyers also represent clients in bankruptcy, restructuring and creditors’ right and corporate restructuring and insolvency.

Our dedication to the community is manifested by not only the commitment to a significant pro bono practice, but also by our involvement in many state-wide and Austin-based non-profits including Texas Appleseed, Texas Bar Foundation, Austin Bar Association Diversity Committee, Volunteer Legal Services, Texans Care for Children, Meals on Wheels, Habitat for Humanity, Dress for Success, and Texas Scholars Program.

Year this Office was Established: 1993
Lawyers Worldwide: more than 1000


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A Look Ahead: Lisa Sotto's Privacy, Security Outlook in 2023

WSG member Lisa Sotto, Partner at Hunton Andrews Kurth, recently sat down with Information Security Media Group (iSMG) to discuss the multitude of state privacy laws taking effect in 2023 that have forced organizations to revamp their compliance programs to incorporate disparate requirements. She also provided insights on how the global regulatory picture around privacy has shifted and cyberattacks have changed amid the Russia-Ukraine war, along with what greater accountability around security means for leaders...

Hunton Andrews Kurth Advises Every Missouri West, Inc. on its Offering of $300 Million Aggregate Principal Amount of First Mortgage Bonds

Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP advised Evergy Missouri West, Inc. (the “Company”) in connection with its issuance of $300 million aggregate principal amount of First Mortgage Bonds, 5.150% Series due 2027, under the Company’s Mortgage Indenture, in a private placement under Rule 144A and Regulation S of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, to eligible purchasers. The Company is an integrated, regulated electric utility engaged in the generation, transmission, distribution and sale of electricity in western Missouri, including the suburban Kansas City metropolitan area, the city of St. Joseph and surrounding counties. The Company is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Evergy, Inc...

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Hunton Employment & Labor Law Perspectives

Providing innovative services and support to clients is a top priority at Hunton & Williams. We believe that delivering true value to our clients requires a multifaceted approach. Beyond traditional engagements, we look to provide tools and resources tailored to their specific needs.

Hunton Immigration and Nationality Law

The Hunton & Williams LLP Immigration practice, part of the firm's Labor and Employment Team, is concentrated in two major areas. First our work involves advising American and foreign businesses about obtaining the most appropriate temporary and permanent work visas for executives, professionals,...

Privacy and Information Security Law Blog

Global privacy and cybersecurity law updates and analysis. Computerworld magazine has named Hunton & Williams the top firm for privacy for the fourth consecutive year based on a survey of more than 4,000 corporate privacy professionals. In addition, Chambers and Partners rated Hunton & Williams the...