Houston - McDermott Will & Emery



From the fourth-largest city in the United States, our Houston-based lawyers represent clients whose investments, operations and commercial relationships extend across the country and worldwide. Our lawyers have a particular focus on the international energy industry and significant experience in antitrust, corporate, intellectual property, litigation, tax, tax controversy, transfer pricing and other areas of law.

We represent public and private companies, owners and investors in a broad range of industries, including air and rail transportation, computer hardware and software, energy, financial services, internet services, manufacturing and retail. Our lawyers are committed to serving all members of our community, and are recognized for our pro bono work. We also have earned praise for our amicus curiae briefs filed in relation to landmark cases heard before the US Supreme Court.

Our top-ranked lawyers are recognized for the quality of our counsel and client service by Chambers USA, U.S. News-Best Lawyers, IAM Patent 1000, Corporate Counsel, Euromoney, and other legal directories and ratings agencies. As part of a global, full-service law firm, the lawyers of our Houston office are prepared to help clients wherever their business interests take them.

Jack Langlois is the managing partner for the Firm’s Houston office.


We combine personal passions with industry and legal prowess to deliver for our clients every day.


Directions from the George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH): 
Get on I-69 from Will Clayton Pkwy.

Head west on Jetero Blvd/Will Clayton Pkwy.

Turn left toward Jetero Blvd/Will Clayton Pkwy.

Turn left at the 1st cross street onto Jetero Blvd/Will Clayton Pkwy.
-Continue to follow Will Clayton Pkwy.

Continue straight past Waffle House to stay on Will Clayton Pkwy.

Turn right onto 4th St/Eastex Fwy Rd.

Use the left lane to take the I-69/U.S. 59 S ramp.

Continue on I-69 to Houston. Take exit 47C from I-45 S.

Merge onto I-69.

Take exit 132 to merge onto I-10 W toward San Antonio.

Take exit 768B on the left to merge onto I-45 S.

Use the left 2 lanes to take exit 47C for McKinney St.

Continue on McKinney St. Take Louisiana St to Texas St.

Continue onto McKinney St.

Turn left onto Louisiana St.

Turn right onto Texas St.
-Destination will be on the left.

Directions from William P. Hobby Airport (HOU)

Get on I-45 N from Broadway St.

Head south on Broadway St.

Make a U-turn.

Use the middle lane to turn left onto Gulf Fwy.

Use the left lane to take the ramp onto I-45 N.

Follow I-45 N to Memorial Dr. Take exit 47B from I-45 N.

Merge onto I-45 N.

Continue straight to stay on I-45 N.

Take exit 47B for Memorial Dr.

Take Rusk St to Texas St.

Turn right onto Memorial Dr.

Slight right onto Rusk St.

Turn left onto Louisiana St.

Turn right onto Texas St.
-Destination will be on the left.