FBFK Adds 12 Attorneys Across Three Offices to Tap Fast-growing Middle Market “Sweet Spot”

DALLAS (June 11, 2024) — Dallas-based FBFK Law Firm, which also has growing offices in Austin, Houston, and Orange County, Calif., today announced the firm has added 12 new attorneys to its roster – which now totals 58 attorneys and represents a more than 30 percent increase since January 2023 – across Texas and California. The new hires are in response to demand for legal services from companies within the fast-growing middle market business segment.

According to FBFK CEO Kyle Ferguson, “The demand for top-notch, high-touch, reasonably priced, full-service law firms in the middle market is greater than we’ve ever seen. The opportunity for growth is huge, and we’re grateful to be filling this critical, unmet need across three of our growth markets.”

FBFK has grown from 40 attorneys and three offices at the start of 2023 to 58 attorneys and four offices in mid-2024. FBFK’s growth has bolstered its offerings through robust new practice areas, including Data Privacy & Security, White Collar and Regulatory Law, and Land Use Law.

The 12 new attorneys – four of whom are shareholders – represent a cross-section of practice areas. They include:

Orange County, Calif.

  • George L. Hampton IV (Litigation Shareholder) – an AV-Rated® trial attorney and 2023 Southern California Super Lawyer with 30 years of experience who focuses his practice on the litigation and trial of complex commercial and real estate matters including unfair competition, trade secrets and intellectual property disputes.
  • Alyson Dudkowski (Litigation Shareholder) – an experienced litigator and distinguished appellate attorney who focuses her practice on general business litigation, employment law, financial services litigation, and real estate disputes.
  • Jason Wisniewski (Transactional/M&A Shareholder) – a more than 20-year attorney with deep experience representing small, closely-held companies as well as emerging, high growth startup companies, across a wide range of industries but with particular expertise in the technology, life-science and consumer product industries.
  • Stephanie Pittaluga (Litigation Associate) – specializes in complex business litigation, with an emphasis on commercial and real estate matters, trademarks, and “bet-the-company” litigation.

Houston

  • Dirk Moore (Trusts & Estate Planning Shareholder) – an accomplished attorney, Board Certified in Estate Planning and Probate Law, with more than 20 years of experience spanning diverse aspects of trust and estate management and extending into transactional and corporate law representing closely held businesses and major corporations.
  • Charles “Danny” Brooks (Litigation Associate) – an experienced litigator in state and federal courts in Texas, having worked cases from initial client intake all the way through to a final resolution, including appeals.

Dallas

  • Rebekah Lundmark (Litigation Associate) – a litigation attorney who centers her practice on insurance coverage matters with a focus on commercial crime policies and fidelity bonds.
  • Ekaterina Long (Litigation Associate) – an experienced business litigation attorney who focuses her practice on banking and finance litigation, partnership and ownership disputes, and trade secret litigation.
  • Wyndham Hubbard (Transactional/M&A/IP Associate) – a transactional attorney whose practice focuses primarily on mergers and acquisitions, business planning and transactions, and corporate governance.
  • Matt Loeffelholz (Transactional/M&A Associate) – a corporate and transactional attorney who focuses on mergers, acquisitions, entity structuring/reorganizations, corporate governance, and general business matters for a wide range of clients across various industries.
  • Kyle Kertz (M&A Associate) – a corporate and transactional attorney who focuses on assisting startups, emerging growth companies and dynamic businesses of all kinds throughout their life cycle, from startup to exit.
  • Alden Burke (M&A Associate) – a transactional law attorney who focuses on a wide variety of corporate matters, including mergers and acquisitions, venture capital transactions and corporate governance matters for clients from start-up ventures to established businesses.