News & Events
Shareholder Emerson “Buddy” Banack, Jr. celebrated his 50 year anniversary practicing law on Wednesday, May 6th at the Plaza Club. His family and colleagues, including Chief U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Ronald B. King, who is a former Langley & Banack attorney, and Dr. William L. Heinrich, President of the UT Health Science Center at San Antonio, gave speeches honoring Buddy and his contributions to the legal field and the San Antonio community. To read Buddy’s reflections on practicing for 50 years, click on the following link to his interview with the San Antonio Business Journal’s Katie Burke.
Attorney Jimmy Carter has won the 2015 LLS Man of the Year contest. Jimmy raised over $90,000 to help fight blood cancers. Langley & Banack was a proud sponsor of the event, plus many from the Firm participated in the Firm’s matching campaign in support of Jimmy and the wonderful cause. Congratulations, Jimmy!
Tax and Employee Benefits Shareholder Bob Werner was elected Mayor of the City of Shavano Park this month. Mr. Werner has been an active member of the City of Shavano Park government having served as a Councilman and on the Planning & Zoning Committee, where he has served as Chairman since 2006. Mr. Werner replaces Mayor Pro Tem Michele Bunting Ross.
San Antonio litigator Jimmy Carter is currently participating in the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society’s Man and Woman of the Year campaign. The participants are challenged to raise the most money to help fund the organization’s fight against blood cancers. Langley & Banack is a proud supporter of Jimmy and the LLS. Watch the video of Jimmy’s interview below or visit www.lls.org to learn more about how you can help end blood cancers.
Shareholder Catherine M. Stone received the San Antonio Bar Association’s Joe Frazier Brown Award of Excellence at the 2015 Law Day luncheon. The Joe Frazier Brown award goes to an outstanding member of the legal profession who has shown dedication to the excellent practice of law as well as commitment to serving the community.
Shareholder Rob Ramsey’s caption was voted #1 by The New Yorker readers on April 6, 2015. Each week there are approximately 5,000 entries in the caption contest, so selection as a finalist is a great honor. Rob is not only a talented appellate and family lawyer, he is also a gifted comedic writer. Congratulations, Rob.