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Munsch Hardt Grows Litigation and Real Estate Practices with Addition of Four Attorneys

Sep 28, 2017

Munsch Hardt Grows Litigation and Real Estate Practices with Addition of Four Attorneys

(DALLAS) Munsch Hardt Kopf & Harr, P.C. (Munsch Hardt) is growing its litigation and real estate practice groups with the addition of four associates.

“Each of our new associates have impressive experience and academic credentials. We are confident they will bring immediate value and fresh insight to our clients,” said Phil Appenzeller, CEO of Munsch Hardt.

The four associates joining the firm are:

Gregory Franklin: Litigation

A graduate of Texas A&M School of Law, Franklin ranked in the top six percent of his class, served as a Staff Editor of Texas A&M Law Review and served as a legal intern for both the Honorable Judge Eric Moyé, 14th Civil District Court, and the Dallas County District Attorney’s Office. Prior to entering law school, Franklin served as a vice president within a major national bank. Franklin obtained his Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration from Texas A&M University and went to graduate school at University of Texas at Dallas where he received his MBA in Business Administration with a concentration in International Business.

Macy Jones-Smith: Real Estate

A graduate of Texas A&M University School of Law, Jones-Smith also ranked in the top two percent of her class and held the role of citations editor for the Texas A&M Law Review. While in law school, she served as a legal extern for Dickey’s Barbecue Restaurants, Inc., completed a summer internship at the Irving City Attorney’s Office and represented indigent clients as a student attorney with the Texas A&M Family and Veterans Advocacy Clinic. Jones-Smith obtained her Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy with a minor in Sociology from Emory University.

Mark McMullen: Litigation

A graduate of Baylor University School of Law and Hankamer School of Business, McMullen recently received a joint Juris Doctor / Master of Business Administration. While in law school he served as senior executive editor for the Baylor Law Review, clerked for the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of Texas and interned with the Dallas Association of Young Lawyers Judicial Intern Program under Judge D’Metria Benson. McMullen obtained his Bachelor of Science in Marketing and Legal Studies from Indiana University.

Frances Tubb: Real Estate

A graduate of Texas Tech University School of Law, Tubb served as the symposium editor for the Texas Tech Law Review where she assisted in publishing Vol. 49. While in law school, Tubb interned for the Dallas County Public Defender’s office and the Honorable Rob Cañas Dallas County Criminal Court Number 10. She obtained her Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology and Spanish with honors in Spanish.