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Stephen M. Leavins

Associate

Practice Areas

Education

Baylor University, B.B.A., 1999

University of Houston Law Center, J.D., 2009

Honors

Managing Editor, Houston Journal of Health Law & Policy

Semi-Finalist, Conrad B. Duberstein Bankruptcy Moot Court Competition

Bar Admissions

Texas

Profile

Stephen M. Leavins is a licensed Certified Public Accountant since 2001 and a licensed Attorney since 2009. Mr. Leavins’ unique background and knowledge of corporate, finance and taxation matters provides the firm’s clients with in-depth knowledge of both the legal and financial implications affecting corporate transactions.

Mr. Leavins practices in the areas of general corporate and securities law, with a focus on transactions, commercial contracts, mergers and reorganizations, the acquisition and disposition of assets, and other business-related matters, as well as pre-litigation and litigation support.
Mr. Leavins advises clients on matters of general corporate law including governance and regulatory state and federal filings. Additionally, he regularly assists clients with the formation of entities domestically and in a wide variety of international jurisdictions.

Mr. Leavins has represented transportation firms, exploration and production oil and gas companies, energy service providers, manufacturers, engineering firms, construction firms and other clients in domestic and cross-border transactions focused heavily in our regions energy industry.

Mr. Leavins is qualified as a Certified Public Accountant in Texas and spent seven years prior to entering the practice of law working in accounting and finance.

Recent Seminars & Conferences

  • TLA Chicago Regional Seminar, Chicago, IL, January 21-22, 2016
  • ATA Forum For Motor Carrier General Counsel, La Jolla, CA, July 19-22, 2015
  • TXTA Management Conference for Texas Trucking Executives, Austin, TX, May 18-19, 2015

Professional Affiliations

  • Texas Trucking Association (TxTA) – Houston Chapter, Board of Directors
  • American Trucking Association (ATA)
  • Transportation Lawyers Association (TLA)