Tuggey Group expands practice in Austin, San Antonio

Nov 11, 2013
Austin Business Journal

The Tuggey Group LLP has hired three specialists for its Austin and San Antonio offices

The corporate law firm hired Tim Sorrells, a 12-year veteran with the Texas Ethics Commission, including his most recent role as general counsel, for the Austin office

“Tim’s unique expertise in political law will bring a new skill set to our firm’s Austin-based government affairs practice,” Senior Partner and Founder Tim Tuggey said in a statement. “Our continued need for growth is a testament to the quality representation our government affairs team provides for our clients.”

In addition to Sorrels, The Tuggey Group also added Agatha Wade and Kirby Portley to its San Antonio practice

Wade has worked previously as in-house counsel for the city of San Antonio and in management at San Antonio Water System, while Portley has served as a committee clerk in the Texas House of Representatives and held clerkships with the U.S. Department of Justice, the Lower Colorado River Authority and in private practice

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