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Heidi Angel and Leslie Robnett Join Kelly Hart Fort Worth Office

 Kelly Hart welcomes associates Heidi McClain Angel and Leslie Ritchie Robnett to the Fort Worth office.


Heidi McClain Angel is an associate in the Estate Planning and Probate Section of the firm.  Her experience includes structuring and preparing a wide variety of estate planning documents to assist clients, including complex wills, irrevocable trusts, revocable trusts, prenuptial agreements, limited partnerships, and limited liability companies.  Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Angel was an associate at Palmer & Manuel, LLP, where she represented individuals in estate planning, probate, guardianship, and corporate law.   

While in law school, Ms. Angel interned for the Honorable Cheryl Johnson at the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals in Austin and for the Honorable Sue Walker at the Second Court of Appeals in Texas.

Ms. Angel graduated from Texas A&M University School of Law in 2014 where she served as Executive Notes and Comments Editor of the Texas A&M Law Review.  She received her B.A. from Auburn University and earned her M.A. at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Leslie Ritchie Robnett is a sixth-generation Texas attorney whose practice centers upon civil litigation at both the trial and appellate levels in a broad range of commercial matters, including technology and IP/trade dress issues, trade secrets, construction litigation, oil and gas matters, business torts, complex commercial contract disputes, and insurance coverage claims.  Leslie also maintains an active regulatory law practice, representing parties before state and federal agencies on transactions ranging from complex mergers and acquisitions to basic contract negotiations. 
 
Prior to joining the firm,Ms. Robnett was an associate in the Public Law and Litigation/Appellate Sections at Andrews Kurth Kenyon L.L.P.  Before she joined Andrews Kurth, she worked as an associate in the Litigation and Public Affairs Sections at Gardere Wynne Sewell, L.L.P.

After graduating from law school, Ms. Robnett worked as a briefing attorney to Justice Paul W. Green on the Texas Supreme Court.  She also clerked for Chief Justice Linda Thomas at the Fifth Court of Appeals in Texas and for the Honorable Phil Johnson at the Texas Supreme Court.

Ms. Robnett graduated from the University of Texas School of Law, with highest honors, in 2008 where she served as Editor-in-Chief and Co-Founder of the Texas Journal of Oil, Gas & Energy Law.  She earned her B.S., with highest honors, from the University of Texas.


Marianne M. Auld
Managing Partner

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