Name: Laura Edrington
Firm Name: Locke Lord LLP
Jurisdiction: USA - Texas
Practice Area: Real Estate Law

Telephone: 713-226-1200
Fax: 713-223-3717

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Professional Biography:

Laura Edrington is the Managing Partner of Locke Lord’s Houston office and Chair of the Firm’s Corporate Trust practice. Her practice focuses on the representation of financial institutions in connection with public finance, bonds, securitizations, real estate, and commercial lending. She is also a member of the Firm’s Board of Directors.

Through the years, Laura has worked on hundreds of asset securitization transactions including offerings of collateralized loan obligations, collateralized debt obligations and collateralized bond obligations. Laura has extensive experience structuring financial transactions, including REMICs and Collateralized Mortgage Obligations, and has represented trustees in numerous taxable and tax-exempt financings, including commercial properties, multi-family and single-family housing, asset based, and corporate debt securities.

Firm Overview:

Locke Lord’s Texas roots are strong, and in Houston we have deep ties and a formidable presence. We have been part of the Houston business community since the early 1900s, which has led to long-time and extensive relationships with clients. We also are civic-oriented, and view it as our duty to help improve the community in which we live. Our experienced and dedicated lawyers are leaders — in the courtroom, in the conference room and in the board room.

The Houston Business Journal named the Houston office one of its Best Places to Work recipients in 2013 and 2014.

As one of the world’s preeminent energy law firms, our lawyers serve as trusted counsel to a broad range of companies ranging from start-ups to multinational companies, both on domestic and international matters. We also are known for providing our clients with legal, strategic and innovative solutions in the areas of corporate and securities, intellectual property, labor and employment, and public law.

With our long history in Houston, we are committed and dedicated to our clients and to the community.

Locke Lord Named 2014 Litigation Department of the Year by Texas Lawyer