Mr. Ramey formerly served as General Counsel and Chief Administrative Officer of the Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo, and as Vice President of Legal for YRC Worldwide, Inc., a Fortune 500 Company (formerly Yellow Freight and Roadway). Mr. Ramey was responsible for leading the departments handling worldwide litigation, claims, risk management, and operational support, including contracts, mergers and acquisitions, compliance, and strategic projects. Mr. Ramey held previous in-house positions as Associate General Counsel of EGL, Inc., (now CEVA Logistics), and counsel with Baker Hughes and BHP Billiton.
Mr. Ramey began his legal career in civil trial practice, serving a wide variety of clients in the energy, manufacturing, transportation, financial and other industries, successfully trying dozens of cases to jury verdict. Mr. Ramey has managed or represented clients’ interests with litigation, transactions and counseling in all 50 states and Puerto Rico, Canada, Mexico, Chile, China, South Africa, and the U.K. Mr. Ramey has extensive experience with the energy and mineral exploration and production industries, trucking and logistics, non-profits, real estate and construction, associated service companies, and has represented a full range of individuals and companies across all industries common to Texas.
Mr. Breitenwischer has an extensive trial background. He litigates in areas including complex business, commercial, lending, title, construction, products liability, personal injury, and oilfield disputes.
Texas, 1989 State Bar of Texas All Courts in Texas Supreme Court of the United States U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit