Litigation

Adan D. Briones Joins Jones Walker

HOUSTON - Jones Walker has announced that Adan D. Briones joined the firm as an associate in the firm's Houston office.

Briones' practice focuses primarily on affirmative and defensive civil litigation, particularly in the areas of commercial litigation in the energy area. Before joining Jones Walker, Briones served as an assistant U.S. attorney for the U.S. Attorney's Office, Southern District of Texas. Before that, he was an associate with Vinson & Elkins in Houston, and he served as a summer clerk to U.S. District Judge Philip Martinez in the Western District of Texas.

A 2007 graduate of the University of Texas School of Law, Briones is admitted to practice in Texas. He received his bachelor of art degree from the University of Texas in 2001. Briones also received a Masters in Public Policy from Harvard University's John F. Kennedy School of Government in 2004.

Jones, Walker, Waechter, Poitevent, Carrere & Denegre L.L.P., with more than 300 attorneys, provides a comprehensive range of legal services to a national and international corporate client base in highly regulated industries through offices in Alabama, Arizona, the District of Columbia, Florida, Louisiana and Texas.