Mr. Stewart represents corporate clients and individuals in complex commercial and bankruptcy litigation matters. He has successfully litigated cases in federal courts in Texas, Colorado and Delaware and in state courts throughout Texas. Mr. Stewart has also assisted companies with internal and government investigations, including responding to civil investigative demands from the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission.
"Ben brings experience and skills far beyond his years," says Bailey Brauer co-founder Alex Brauer. "He has the creativity and depth of expertise our clients need, and we're excited to have him join us."
Mr. Brauer and Mr. Stewart met in 2008, when a client they both represented filed for bankruptcy. Mr. Stewart's firm at the time, Weil Gotshal & Manges, served as bankruptcy counsel.
"We found ourselves together in court on that matter quite a few times, and it became clear that we wanted to work with Ben again," says Bailey Brauer co-founder Clayton Bailey. "We've kept in touch over the years, and now is the perfect time for him to come on-board."
Mr. Stewart is a member of the Federal Bar Association and serves on the Publications Committee of the Younger Lawyers Division of the FBA. He is also a member of the Texas Bar Foundation and volunteers with Texas Lawyers for Texas Veterans. Mr. Stewart received a Bachelor of Arts in 2001 from East Texas Baptist University. He earned his law degree in 2004 from Columbia Law School, where he was a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar and served as a moot court editor and judge.
"I'm delighted to be joining forces with Bailey Brauer," Mr. Stewart says. "I look forward to a long and mutually beneficial relationship that adds value for all of our clients."
Bailey Brauer PLLC is committed to providing efficient, effective legal representation in high-stakes litigation. Led by experienced trial and appellate lawyers Clayton Bailey and Alex Brauer, the firm focuses on complex commercial litigation, agribusiness, appeals, and class and collective actions. For more information, please visit http://www.baileybrauer.com.
For more information on Mr. Stewart joining Bailey Brauer, please contact Amy Hunt at 800-559-4534 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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