& Holland, LLC
1250 NE Loop
San Antonio, Texas 78209
Fax: (210) 824-8585
L. Holland is a native of San Antonio, Texas. He received
his B.B.A. from Southern Methodist University in 1983
and his J.D. degree from St. Mary's University School
of Law in 1988. He was licensed by the State Bar of
Texas in 1988 and is admitted to practice before and
has represented employers before the United States
Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit and the United
States District Courts for the Western, Southern,
Northern and Eastern Districts of Texas.
Holland is an owner of the law firm of Holland &
Holland, LLC. He is also Board Certified in Labor
and Employment Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization
and has a Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent rating.
Mr. Holland has also repeatedly been named as a "Super
Lawyer" by the publication Texas Monthly; and
has been repeatedly named as one of San Antonio's
best lawyers by Scene In SA - a publication of the
San Antonio Express News.
Holland is a member of the American, Texas, and San
Antonio Bar Associations and has been a member of
the College of the State Bar of Texas. Mr. Holland
is a former Alderman for the City of Alamo Heights.
He has extensive experience in the litigation and
trial of employment-related claims and frequently
speaks to various organizations on human resource
and employment law topics. Mr. Holland also conducts
supervisor training for various organizations on personnel-related
topics such as sexual harassment and proper techniques
for hiring, discipline and discharge.
Spring v. Walthall Sachse & Pipes, Inc., 2010
Tex. App. Lexis 4111
v. Ingram Readymix, Inc., not reported in S.W.3d,
(Tex. Dist. June 10, 2004)
v. Ingram Readymix, Inc., not reported in F.Supp.
2d, 2006 WL505735 (W.D. Tex. 2006)
v. Alamo Community College District, slip copy 2006
(W.D. Tex. 2006)
v. Old Western Furniture Corp., 173 F.R.D. 444 (W.D.
v. Hartford, slip copy 2006 WL2924942 (W.D. Tex. 2006)
Re: Luby’s Cafaterias, Inc., 979 S.W.2d 813,
Tex. App. – Houston [14th Dist.] (1998)
Re: News America Publishing, Inc., 974 S.W.2d 97,
Tex. App. – San Antonio (1998)
Re: Users System Services, Inc., 22 S.W.3d 331, 42
Tex. Sup. Ct. J. 836
v. Frio County Texas, not reported in F. Supp. 2d,
2004 WL1304951, 150 Lab. Cas. P. 34,943, 28 NDLR P.
151, (W.D. Tex. 2004)
v. Lynch, 174 F.3d 549, Fed. Sec. L. Rep. P 90,465,
43 Fed. R. Serv. 3d 924, 23 employee benefits case
Cas. 1663 (CCH)(5th Cir. 1999)
v. Tiller Helicopter Service, Inc., 8 F.3d 1018, 62
USLW 2451, 127 Lab.
Cas. P 33,047, one wage & hour case Cas. 2d (BNA)
1241 (5th Cir. 1993)
v. Frio County Texas, 2004 WL377558 (W.D. Tex. 2004)
v. Michael D’s Restuarant San Antonio, Inc.,
154 F.Supp. 2d 959
(W.D. Tex. 2001)
v. SouthernCross Ambulance, Inc., slip copy 2007 WL1467427
(S.D. Tex. 2007)
M. McBride is a native of San Antonio, Texas. She
received her Bachelor of Science degree from the University
of Texas at San Antonio in 1983 and her J.D. degree
from St. Mary's University School of Law, magna cum
laude, in 1991. She was licensed by the State Bar
of Texas in 1991 and is admitted to practice before
the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
and the United States District Courts for the Western
and Southern Districts of Texas. She is a member of
the Bexar County Women’s Bar Association, State
Bar of Texas, Labor and Employment Law Section, San
Antonio Bar Association, and Federal Bar Association.
McBride is Of Counsel with the law firm of Holland
& Holland, LLC. She has been Board Certified in
Labor and Employment Law by the Texas Board of Legal
Specialization since 1998. She has substantial experience
in defending administrative and civil actions and
enforcing non-competition agreements. She also provides
clients with assistance in a wide variety of matters
relating to labor and employment issues, such as,
assisting with formulating, implementing, and enforcing
policies, designing and delivering compliance training,
assisting with hiring, discipline, terminations and
layoff, facilitating risk management through compliance
audits to identify and implement process improvements,
negotiating and/or facilitating the negotiation of
contracts, such as, executive employment contracts,
consulting agreements, and temporary staff leasing
agreements, protecting intellectual property rights
through the creation of non-competition and confidentiality
agreements, and preparing and enforcing arbitration
related cases: McLeod-McKinsey v. Teftec Corp., Not
Reported in F.Supp.2d, 2005 WL 2137897 (W.D. Tex.
v. STP Nuclear Operating Co., Not Reported in S.W.3d,
2004 WL 254725, Tex. App.-Corpus Christi (2004).
v. STP Nuclear Operating Co., 172 F.Supp.2d 857, 168
L.R.R.M. (BNA) 2795, 87 Fair Empl.Prac.Cas. (BNA)
229, 145 Lab.Cas. P 11,242, S.D.Tex. (2001).
In re Penn Warranty Corp., Not Reported in S.W.3d,
2004 WL 1562105, Tex. App.-San Antonio (2004).
v. Cuevas, 119 S.W.3d 830, Tex. App.-San Antonio (2003).
v. Southwest Federal Land Bank Ass'n, FLCA, 77 S.W.3d
364, Tex. App.-San Antonio (2002).
v. Ugly Duckling Car Sales of Texas, L.L.P., 63 S.W.3d
522, Tex. App.-San Antonio (2001).
v. King Ranch, Inc., 41 S.W.3d 693, Tex. App.-Corpus
at 210-824-8282 with your employment law questions.
Von A. Jones received his Bachelor of Science degree summa cum laude from Tarleton State University in 1990 and his J.D. from Baylor University School of Law in 1992. He was licensed by the State Bar of Texas in 1993 and is admitted to practice before the United State Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit and the United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas.
While at Tarleton State University, Mr. Jones was an Academic All-American in Track and Cross Country. He was President of his first year class at Baylor School of Law. He was Vice-President of the Coastal Bend Bar Association 1996 - 1997 and President of the Coastal Bend Bar Association 1997 - 1998. He is a former member of the Board of Directors of the City of Alice, Texas Chamber of Commerce. Previously a partner in Oden & Jones, L.L.P., he is practicing in an Of Counsel status with the law firm of Holland & Holland, L.L.C. and is board certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization in Commercial and Consumer Law.
Mr. Jones is a member of the Texas Bar Association and the Consumer and Litigation Sections of the State Bar of Texas. He has extensive litigation and trial experience concerning issues ranging from employment related torts, lender liability and commercial collection.
Ponton and Joyce Ponton v. Richard Miller and Jarvis Miller,
2010 Tex. App. LEXIS 7001 (Tex. App. - Corpus Christi)
v. Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., not reported in S.W.3d,
2010 WL 2784033 (Tex. App.-Corpus Christi)
re Reichmann Petroleum Corp., Slip Copy, 2010 WL 1563689
re Reichmann Petroleum Corp., Slip Copy, 2009 WL 915280
(S. D. Tex.)
re Coastal Bend College, 276 S.W.3d 83, 241 Ed. Law
Rep. 954, (Tex. App.-San Antonio 2008)
v. Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., not reported in S.W.3d,
2007 WL 1217403 (Tex. App. - Corpus Christi)
v. Walker, not reported in S.W.3d, 2006 WL 397950 (Tex.
App. - San Antonio)
Fargo Bank v. Barton, 100 S.W.3d 455 (Tex. App. - San
Christi Toyota, Ltd. v. Falfurrias State Bank, not
reported in S.W.3d, 2000 WL 35729502 (Tex. App. - Corpus
Pharon and Pharon & Associates, Inc. v. FESCO, Inc.,
1999 Tex. App. LEXIS 4997 (Tex. App. - San Antonio)
Born in St. Louis, Missouri, May 30, 1951. Graduated from St. Mary's University, B.A., History and Political Science, 1973. Graduated St. Mary's School of Law, J.D., 1975.
Licensed to practice law by the State of Texas in May 1976. Board Certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization in Labor and Employment Law, in December 1986.
Practiced law with Sawtelle, Goode, Davidson & Troilo, 1976 to 1984. Practiced law as named partner with Foster, Heller & Kilgore, 1984 to 1998. Practiced with Plunkett & Griesenbeck, Inc. from 1998 to 2015. Practiced with Fisher & Phillips from 2015 to 2017. Practices law currently with Holland & Holland, LLP. The firm aggressively represented and defended employers in all areas of personnel related management functions. The firm not only represented employers before government agencies and in civil litigation, but stressed to them preventative measures of good employment practices such as the preparation of employee and supervisor handbooks and manuals and by providing instructive seminars on employment topics for all levels of management. Represented clients against claims for violations of state and federal civil rights laws, discrimination statutes and associated state torts. Provided clients with advice on employment actions, investigations, compliance with federal and state laws and regulations. Provided training to managers, supervisors and employees concerning good employment practices. Represented employers of various sizes and industries including banking, hospitals, physicians, insurance, automotive, food service, sales and manufacturing.
Admitted to practice before the United States Courts of Appeals, Fifth and Eleventh Circuits, the United States District Courts, Northern, Southern and Western Districts of Texas, and all Texas State courts. American, Texas and San Antonio Bar Associations and their respective Labor and Employment sections; Ethics Follies, which promotes ethical behavior brings real world ethics issues to licensed professionals, including the law, in an entertaining way while raising funds to assist those in need of free legal services -- 2008 to the present –parody script contributor, cast member and traveling troupe cast member. Society for Human Resource Management from 1985 to 2005; Past member and Assistant Director for Texas State Council of SHRM; and past member of San Antonio Human Resource Management Association (1981 to 2008) and recipient of its first Member to Remember Award.