The Experience and Sophistication
of a large firm...
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Okin & Adams is a boutique Texas law firm assisting businesses of
all sizes with many of the legal, financial and strategic challenges they
frequently face. We provide our clients with business-based, practical
solutions to these challenges by applying years of experience in the areas
of commercial litigation, bankruptcy, corporate restructuring and asset
purchases and sales.
Our lawyers have years of experience at some of the
largest law firms in the country, frequently representing and advising
major public companies in complex legal matters. Our mission is to provide
our clients with all of the same expertise and skill found at large law
firms, while doing so in an environment specifically designed to produce
results as efficiently and effectively as possible.
We appreciate your taking
time to visit our web site and to learn more about how we can assist you
in handling your legal issues. Please contact us to set up a meeting so
that we can show you what we can do for you. We look forward to the
opportunity to work with you.
Okin & Adams LLP is pleased to announce that George Y. Niño has become Of
Counsel to the firm. George is a
graduate of Yale University and Stanford Law School.
He joins Okin & Adams after more than 24 years of practice with prominent
firms in Texas and California as well as with the United States Treasury
Department and Justice Department.
George is a skilled litigator who has tried more than 25 jury trials in federal
and state courts. George has
experience in all types of commercial litigation representing both plaintiffs
January 2013 – We
are excited to announce that
Ruth E. Piller joined
Okin & Adams LLP in January 2013.
Ruth joined Okin & Adams as Of Counsel to the firm after
18 years of practice at other Houston area firms.
Her practice focuses on corporate reorganization and
restructuring as well as litigation and appellate work.
Prior to beginning her legal practice, Ruth was a
reporter with the Houston
Ruth is a graduate of the South Texas College of Law and
has an LLM from the University of Houston Law Center.
October 2012 – Congratulations
to Matthew S. Okin for being named to the 2012 list of
Texas Super Lawyers in the area of Bankruptcy and
Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding
lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a
high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement.
More information on the Super Lawyers listing and the
selection process may be found on the Super Lawyers web site:
May 30, 2012 - Supreme Court Case Update: Radlax Gateway Hotel, LLC V. Amalgamated Bank
The United States Supreme Court ruled yesterday that a secured creditor cannot be denied the right to credit-bid on collateral that is being sold as part of a plan of reorganization. See RadLAX Gateway Hotel, LLC v. Amalgamated Bank, No. 11-166, 2012 WL 1912197, *1 (U.S. May 29, 2012). .....continued
September 21, 2011 - Legislative Update: Texas Legislature Clarifies Law On “ASSIGNMENT OF RENTS”
On June 17, 2011, Governor Rick Perry signed SB 889 into law, known as the Texas Assignment of Rents Act or “TARA,” which creates Chapter 64 of Title 5 of the Texas Property Code. .....continued
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