West & Associates, LLP Adds Business, Corporate Attorney Edgardo Colón
Colón brings in-house counsel, business law expertise to firm’s Houston office.
HOUSTON – West & Associates, LLP is pleased to announce the addition of public finance, business and corporate law attorney Edgardo Colón to the firm’s Houston office, as partner.
“Edgar has valuable experience in public finance, corporate and business,” said West & Associates Managing Partner Royce West. “His expertise will add to the comprehensive range of services we provide our clients, and we are excited to have him join our team.”
Mr. Colón’s background includes public finance, commercial transactions, corporations, partnerships and commercial lending. He also assists in matters related to real estate and secured transaction, mergers and acquisitions, asset purchase agreements, employment law and contracts.
As senior counsel with global engineering construction company Bechtel Corp., he negotiated multi-million dollar engineering, procurement and construction contracts for pipeline and chemical projects in the United States and Latin America.
“West & Associates has the kind of sophisticated and collaborative approach to providing legal services that helps businesses succeed in this dynamic economy,” said Mr. Colón. “I look forward to my future with the firm.”
Mr. Colón is a member of the National Association of Bond Lawyers, the Hispanic Bar Association of Houston and the Houston Hispanic Chamber of Commerce. In addition, he serves as board chairman for the Harris County Sports and Convention Corporation. He also serves as a full-time lecturer of political science for the Department of Social Sciences at the University of Houston-Downtown.
A graduate of Boston University School of Law (LL.M.) and the University of Houston Law Center (J.D.), Mr. Colón is fluent in Spanish.
West & Associates, LLP is a full-service law firm founded in 1994 with offices in Dallas, Fort Worth and Houston. Our attorneys have over 100 years of combined experience in the legal field. Our approach to the law is a strategic combination of old-fashioned legal prowess, innovative legal solutions and collaborative representation. Visit the firm’s website: http://www.westllp.com.