Kara A. Larson joins the firm as an associate in the Environmental and Water Oil & Gas Practice Group, New Orleans office. Kara received her Bachelor of Arts in Speech and Hearing Sciences and graduated from Metropolitan State University. She received her J.D. from Loyola University of New Orleans College of Law graduating in the top 5% in her class. Kara. Larson served as Articles Editor of the Loyola Law Review, 2013-2014. She was also the recipient of the Highest Grade awards for Civil Procedure I, Obligations II, Constitutional Criminal Procedure, and American Legal History.
Stephen M. Pocsik joins the firm as an associate in the Litigation Practice Group, Fort Worth office. Stephen Pocsik received his Bachelor of Arts from the University of Southern California and earned his J.D., magna cum laude, from Baylor University School of Law. Mr. Pocsik served as Senior Articles Editor of the Baylor Law Review, 2009-2010. Prior to Kelly Hart, Stephen was an attorney with Goldfarb PLLC handling oil & gas regulatory/compliance work and complex commercial litigation.