Byron L. LeFlore, Jr., Of Counsel
- Email: email@example.com
- Office: (210) 244-8848
- Fax: (210) 244-8948
Byron L. LeFlore, Jr. practices in the areas of corporate law and business litigation. He has served as lead counsel in mergers and acquisitions, private offerings and public issuances, and other transactions in the financial services sector. His expertise also extends to entity formation and governance, negotiating and structuring complex transactions and contracts, and advising on commercial and business disputes.
Mr. LeFlore’s experience also includes 25 years of practice in state and federal courts. Focusing primarily on business and commercial litigation, his areas of concentration include insurance, tort defense, contract disputes, unfair competition, trade regulation, creditors’ rights, and labor law. Mr. LeFlore has also handled numerous legislative, governmental affairs and regulatory matters relating to the insurance and telecommunications industry.
Mr. LeFlore offers a broad background in both litigation and transactional work, both in the private sector as outside counsel, but also from his experience as inside counsel. Mr. LeFlore is currently Executive Counsel for specialty insurer Argo Group International Holdings, Ltd. (Nasdaq: AGII), having previously served as Senior Vice President, Secretary and General Counsel for its predecessor, Argonaut Group, from 2001 through 2007. Prior to that he was a partner at the national law firm of Arter & Hadden, LLP. Mr. LeFlore is based in San Antonio and has long held a peer-reviewed “A/V” rating (the highest conferred) from the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory.
Education & Bar Admissions
Juris Doctor with honors, University of Texas School of Law
Notes Editor, Texas Review of Litigation
Bachelor of Arts with high honors, Plan II, University of Texas
Admitted to practice: Texas; United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit; United States District Court for the Western District of Texas
State Bar of Texas – Litigation, Banking and Commercial Law Sections
Federal Bar Association
San Antonio Bar Association
Association of Corporate Counsel