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November 20th, 2017 | Posted in:
Caroline Sileo

Caroline Sileo joined Fanning Harper Martinson Brandt & Kutchin, P.C. as an associate in 2017.  She graduated from Louisiana State University with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and graduated cum laude from the Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law. During law school, she served as a case note and comment editor for Read More

November 17th, 2017 | Posted in:
Daniel P. Troiano

Before joining FHMBK as an Associate in 2017, Daniel graduated with honors from SMU Dedman School of Law. During law school, Daniel aggressively pursued substantive legal experience, externing for a Justice of the Dallas Court of Appeals, interning for a Dallas County civil court Judge, working in-house for a Dallas-based healthcare management system, and clerking Read More

March 12th, 2017 | Posted in:
Francisco J. Valenzuela

Frank Valenzuela joined Fanning Harper Martinson Brandt & Kutchin, P.C. in 2007. His practice focuses on school litigation, employment litigation, and local government defense. Prior to joining FHMBK, Frank worked as Associate Corporate Counsel for the Morgan Management Corporation, which operates Morgan Buildings and Spas, Inc. and related Morgan companies. He and his wife moved Read More

March 12th, 2017 | Posted in:
David R. Upham

David Upham is of counsel at Fanning Harper Martinson Brandt & Kutchin, P.C., and is licensed to practice in the state of Texas. David is currently associate professor of Politics at the University of Dallas, where he regularly teaches undergraduate and graduate courses in constitutional law, administrative law, and American political thought. He has researched Read More

March 12th, 2017 | Posted in:
Joshua A. Skinner

Joshua Skinner is a member of Fanning Harper Martinson Brandt & Kutchin, P.C. and is an experienced trial and appellate attorney. Since joining the firm in 2003, Joshua’s practice has focused on school litigation, employment litigation, local government defense and appellate advocacy. He also serves as assistant general counsel and employment law counsel to various Read More

March 12th, 2017 | Posted in:
John F. Roehm, III

John Roehm joined Fanning Harper Martinson Brandt & Kutchin, P.C. in 2002. He began his legal career with the City of Dallas and has over twenty years of experience representing government entities and public officials in state and federal court, including both trial and appellate experience. A self-professed “army brat” growing up, he calls Texas Read More

March 12th, 2017 | Posted in:
Laura O’Leary

Laura O’Leary joined Fanning Harper Martinson Brandt & Kutchin, P.C. in 2010. Her practice areas include local government law, school law, employment law, civil rights and appellate law. She previously worked in the litigation department of a mid-sized Washington, D.C. law firm. Born and raised in Rochester, NY, Laura enjoys racing one-design sailboats throughout the Read More

March 12th, 2017 | Posted in:
Don D. Martinson

Don Martinson joined the firm in 1973. His practice at Fanning Harper Martinson Brandt & Kutchin, P.C. has included mass tort and related products liability litigation, health care liability litigation, bad faith litigation, insurance coverage analysis and related insurance coverage litigation, and appellate advocacy. As Of Counsel, he continues to practice in the areas of Read More

March 12th, 2017 | Posted in:
Rocky Little

Rocky Little joined Fanning Harper Martinson Brandt & Kutchin, P.C. in 2004. He has extensive jury trial experience including take-nothing jury verdicts won in Dallas, Denton, Tarrant, Wise, Kaufman, Johnson, and Ellis counties as well as in United States District Court, Northern District of Texas. Although his practice is not confined solely to personal injury litigation, he Read More

March 10th, 2017 | Posted in:
Kathryn Vaughan

Kathryn Vaughan has a diverse legal background, including judicial clerkships with the Oklahoma Court of Civil Appeals and the Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals, a three-year position as a staff attorney with the Oklahoma House of Representatives, and various positions in the private sector of Oklahoma and Texas.  Kathryn’s 28-year practice has focused primarily on Read More