Marcy Hogan Greer is a partner with Alexander, Dubose, Jefferson & Townsend in Austin. She is recognized for her work in federal and state trial and appellate courts throughout the country. Her practice consistently includes class action and mass tort cases, including federal and state multidistrict litigation. This experience contributed to her recognition in in Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business in Litigation: Appellate—Texas, accreditation in Best Lawyers in America in Appellate, Bet-the-Company, and Commercial Litigation, and selection as the “Lawyer of the Year” in 2016 and 2012 for Austin Appellate Practice and 2015 for Austin Bet-the Company Litigation. Marcy has also been recognized as a Texas Super Lawyer for her appellate work since its inaugural list and has been repeatedly listed in the Top 100 Texas Lawyers, Top 50 Central Texas Lawyers, and Top 50 Women Lawyers recognized by that publication.
She has handled class actions of all types and served as the National Editor for the American Bar’s best-selling book, A Practitioner’s Guide to Class Actions (2d ed. 2017), including its original edition in 2010 and 2012 supplement.
In June 2017, Marcy was awarded the Louise B. Raggio award given by the Texas Bar Association’s Women and the Law Section to recognize an attorney who has actively addressed the needs and issues of women in the legal profession and the community. She also served as the Lead Pro Bono Partner with Texas Appleseed on a major project for the Supreme Court of Texas focused on improving the lives of foster children in Texas and was awarded the Texas Bar Association’s Frank J. Scurlock Award for Outstanding Legal Services to the Poor in 2011.
Marcy currently serves on the Executive Committee of the Center for Women in Law She continues to be active in the community as the President of the Texas Supreme Court Historical Society, Secretary and Board Member for Marathon Kids, Member of the Board of Directors of Texas Appleseed, and a member of the Dell Children’s Council, which raises money for the Dell Children’s Hospital.
After completing a clerkship for the Honorable Carolyn Dineen King, the former Chief Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, Marcy joined the law firm of Fulbright & Jaworski L.L.P., where she practiced for almost twenty years and was a partner for ten years. She has been Board Certified in Civil Appellate Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization since 1997.