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Monday, January 10, 2005

Swift Boat Veterans for Howrey

Howrey Simon Arnold & White have merged with Houston's Clements, O'Neill, Pierce, Wilson & Fulkerson, whose partner John E. O'Neill, who you may remember as a Swift Boat Veteran for Truth.

Not all of Clements O'Neill's attorneys made the move: Michael Wilson and Thomas Fulkerson formed their own firm, Wilson Fulkerson (whose single "Hold On" will be out in stores soon), while Ralph Midkiff joined Zummo, Mitchell & Perry, which then changed its name to Zummo, Mitchell & Midkiff. To make it sound more distinctive, we figure.

Howrey Corrals 22 Lawyers From Clements O'Neill
by Brenda Sapino Jeffreys
Texas Lawyer
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