The Dallas office of Kane Russell Coleman Logan continues to grow with the addition of four attorneys. Emily Green, Harrison Papaila, Jacob Pritcher, Jr., and Ashley Veitenheimer join the Firm’s Dallas office, bolstering its Employment, Business and Corporate Transactional, Real Estate, and Litigation Practices.
“We are pleased to welcome Emily, Harrison, Jay, and Ashley to the Firm,” said Joe Coleman, Director of the Firm. “Strengthening our Employment, Business and Corporate Transactional, Real Estate, and Litigation Practices is a priority. I’m sure that we have achieved this with the addition of these two ambitious, bright associates and these two very experienced and accomplished senior attorneys.”
Emily Green joins the Firm as an Associate Attorney with the Employment Practice Group. She focuses her practice on the representation of clients in a variety of employment matters, including trade-secrets disputes, non-compete cases, and disputes arising under federal employment law. Emily studied law at Oklahoma City University, where she served as Managing Editor of the Oklahoma City Law Review, and held membership in several organizations, including Ruth Bader Ginsburg Inn of Court, American Association for Justice (AAJ), Phi Delta Phi Legal Honors Fraternity, and Black Law Students Association (BLSA). During law school, she completed an externship with the American Civil Liberties Union of Oklahoma, where she assisted with projects relating to the First Amendment, sentencing guidelines, and civil asset forfeitures. Emily also studied Comparative Corporate Law and Litigation in a Global Context with Cornell Law School at Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne in Paris, France during the summer of 2015.
Associate Attorney Harrison Papaila practices with the Business and Corporate Transactional Practice Group, where he represents clients in commercial financing transactions, real estate transactions, and other business matters. Harrison was previously a Term Law Clerk for The Honorable Amos L. Mazzant III in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas. In this role, he assisted the Judge in drafting opinions for dispositive motions in various areas of law including securities, business torts, employment, intellectual property, antitrust, insurance and personal injury. Harrison graduated from SMU Dedman School of Law in 2016.
As Senior Counsel with the Firm’s Real Estate Group, Jacob “Jay” Pritcher, Jr. advises clients with the acquisition, development, and disposition of properties, including the negotiation of purchase agreements, leases, subleases and assignments, renewals and collateral documents. He regularly represents clients in the retail, restaurant and hospitality sectors in leasing and purchase matters. Jay has wide-ranging experience in real estate law, having spent more than a decade as a member of the Real Estate Group at a Dallas-based full-service commercial law firm and served as the Director of Real Estate Law for Home Depot.
Ashley Veitenheimer joins the Firm as a Senior Attorney in the Litigation Section. For more than a decade, she has represented clients in medical malpractice, products liability, premises liability, employment, and personal injury cases in all state courts in Texas, the Northern District Court, and the Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals. Prior to joining Kane Russell Coleman Logan, Ashley honed her litigation skills at a nationally-recognized plaintiffs’ firm. Ashley also spent seven years defending hospitals, nursing homes, manufacturers, and employers in a variety of liability and malpractice matters.