About GHA

Formed over 80 years ago on Galveston Island, Greer, Herz & Adams, LLP has grown from an insurance and real estate law firm with three attorneys to a full-service law firm with over 20 attorneys and offices in Galveston and the Bay Area Houston.

We offer a diverse range of professional legal services from sophisticated civil trial and appellate practice for both plaintiffs and defendants to complex corporate, lending and development transactions.

Our primary practice areas include:

  • Insurance & Annuity Law
  • Commercial & Securities Litigation & Appellate Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Commercial & Residential Real Estate Law
  • Health Law
  • Banking Law
  • Foundations & Non-Profit Corporations Law
  • Probate, Wills & Estates
  • Intellectual Property Litigation
  • Bankruptcy Litigation & Creditor Rights Law
  • Computer & Technology Law

Our clients, which include insurance companies, investment advisors, charitable foundations, real estate developers, and banks, rely on our representation in courts, with regulatory agencies and in diverse matters throughout the country.

Our attorneys are assisted by a well-trained professional support staff, including paralegals, professional legal secretaries, and support personnel. In addition, attorneys and staff utilize a variety of emerging technologies to provide efficient communications and customer service.

Our professionalism and expertise have resulted in being named General Counsel or Primary Counsel by a number of our clients, including:

  • The Moody Foundation, one of the largest charitable foundations in Texas with assets exceeding $1 billion
  • Moody Gardens, Inc., a non-profit corporation that operates the Moody Gardens complex on Galveston Island, a 242 acre educational and recreational facility
  • Moody National Bank, a nationally chartered bank founded in 1907. With assets of nearly $1 billion, it is one of the oldest and largest privately owned Texas-based banks, offering a full range of commercial and consumer banking products, as well as trust and investment banking services
  • Transitional Learning Center at Galveston, one of the world’s leading facilities in providing treatment, rehabilitation, and research in the field of post-acute brain injury

Greer, Herz & Adams, L.L.P. is a member of ABL – Alliance of Business Lawyers. ABL is a dynamic global association of leading independent business law firms that is expanding throughout the world. Through its members clients have a one-stop-access point for worldwide legal and tax advice.