Glenn West has received a Lifetime Achievement Award from Texas Lawyer, as part of the publication’s annual Professional Excellence Awards. He is among a select group of individuals selected for this honor, which recognizes those who have made an impact on the legal community in the Lone Star State.
Mr. West is a partner in Weil’s Corporate Department and is based in Dallas. He has extensive experience in leveraged buyouts and dispositions of both public and private companies and is one of the region’s most highly regarded M&A and private equity attorneys, having advised on many large and complex transactions at the regional, national and international level. He co-founded Weil’s Dallas office in 1987 and served as the office’s managing partner for two decades, helping to establish Weil’s reputation across the Southwest for handling sophisticated clients’ most critical legal matters. Mr. West is an Adjunct Professor of Law at SMU Law School and Texas Tech Law School, where he teaches a class on practice skills. He is also on the Board of the Vogel Alcove Foundation, a charitable foundation supporting the work of the Vogel Alcove Childcare Center for the Homeless.
Mr. West, along with the other winners, will be profiled in the September issue of Texas Lawyermagazine and honored at an awards ceremony on September 19.