John Bash, the former United States Attorney for the Western District of Texas and an experienced U.S. Supreme Court advocate, has joined the firm as a partner. John recently resigned from his role as U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Texas. During his tenure as U.S. Attorney, John served on the Attorney General’s Advisory Committee, as well as its subcommittees for white-collar crime, national security, and the border. He has previously served in the White House as an Associate Counsel to the President and in the U.S. Solicitor General’s office as an Assistant to the Solicitor General. He will be affiliated with the firm’s offices in Houston and Washington, D.C. John’s practice will focus on appellate matters, internal investigations, patent law, and energy regulation.