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Nathan Wesely

Employment and labor Attorney at Houston, TX

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  • State Years
    Louisiana - LA 26 years
    Texas - TX 37 years
  • Licensed for 26 years
    State LA
    Acquired 1997
    Status
    Eligible to Practice Law No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 37 years
    State TX
    Acquired 1986
    Status
    Eligible to Practice in Texas No misconduct found

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

About Nathan

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Mr. Wesely is Board Certified in Labor and Employment Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. He handles labor and employment disputes, and advises clients on compliance issues. Mr. Wesely has extensive experience in labor negotiations, including Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service training on interest based bargaining. As in-house counsel and President of a trade association, Mr. Wesely conducted arbitrations and grievance hearings in a union setting and handled all aspects of the Association’s litigation. In addition to experience in ERISA litigation, Mr. Wesely served as a trustee on Taft-Hartley benefit plans with assets totaling over $1.4 billion and attended the International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plan’s annual convention for the past 10 years.

Affiliations:

Of Counsel to Martin, Disiere, Jefferson & Wisdom L.L.P.

 - Best Law Firms in America 2016 (U.S. News & World Report)

 - Tier 1 Employment Law–Management in Houston

Practice Areas:
Traditional Labor Law
Employment Law
ERISA

 

Bar Admissions:
All Texas Courts
All Louisiana Courts
United States District Court, Northern, Southern, Eastern, and Western Districts of Texas, Eastern, Middle, and Western Districts of Louisiana
United States Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit
United States Supreme Court
US Patent and Trademark Office

 

Employment:
West Gulf Maritime Association
    President – 2010 to September, 2017
    Vice President, Treasurer, and General Counsel - 2006 to 2010
Royston, Rayzor, Vickery & Williams, L.L.P., Partner – 1999 to 2006
Wickliff & Hall, L.L.P.– Associate 1999
TransTexas Gas Corporation, Labor Counsel – 1995 to 1999
Bracewell & Patterson, Associate –1988-1995
Clark, Thomas, Winters & Newton, Associate –1986-1988
International Business Machines, Cost Engineer – 1980-1983

 

Education:
University of Texas at Austin, J.D., 1986
University of Texas at Austin, M.B.A., 1985
University of Nebraska, B.S.I.E., 1980

 

Professional Associations:
State Bar of Texas
State Bar of Louisiana
Houston Bar Association
American Bar Associa

Location

Nathan Wesely pllc
808 Travis Street, 20th Floor
Houston, TX, 77002

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Cost

Rates
  • Hourly Rates $ 400-400 per hour
Payment methods
Check, Credit Card

Resume

AVVO RATING 8.7 (Excellent)

Work Experience

  • Of Counsel
  • Martin, Disiere, Jefferson & Wisdom, LLP
  • 2018 - Present
  • Attorney at law
  • Nathan Wesely pllc
  • 2017 - Present
  • President
  • West Gulf Maritime Association
  • 2010 - 2017
  • Vice President, General Counsel, and Treasurer
  • West Gulf Maritime Association
  • 2006 - 2010
  • Partner
  • Royston, Rayzor, Vickery & Williams, LLP
  • 1999 - 2006
  • Associate
  • Wickliff & Hall
  • 1998 - 1999
  • Labor Counsel
  • TransTexas Gas Corporation
  • 1995 - 1998
  • Associate
  • Bracewell & Patterson, LLP
  • 1988 - 1995
  • Associate
  • Clark, Thomas, Winters & Newton
  • 1986 - 1988
  • Cost Engineer
  • IBM
  • 1980 - 1983
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Education

  • University of Texas School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1986
  • University of Texas, Austin
  • MBA - Master of Business Administration
  • 1985
  • University of Nebraska
  • BS - Bachelor of Science Industrial Engineering
  • 1980

Associations

  • Houston Bar Association
  • N/A
  • State Bar of Texas
  • N/A
  • Louisiana State Bar Association
  • N/A
  • American Bar Association
  • N/A
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2019
  • AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2018
  • Board Certified - Labor and Employment Law
  • Texas Board of Legal Specialization
  • 1990

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Houston Employment and labor Lawyer Nathan Wesely
Nathan Wesely
Employment and labor Attorney
Houston, TX
Licensed for 37 years