By Andrea Schmauss – In the spirit of spreading laughter and awareness, several members of The Nations Law Firm staff donned their red noses in recognition of Walgreens “Red Nose Day.” A tradition which began in the United Kingdom is being celebrated at Walgreens nationwide with the selling of red […]
Grant is working on a 40×50 canvas (his second largest piece). He has decided to create a garden with butterflies, frogs, dragonflies, humming birds, lady bugs and more. As always, we can’t wait to see the final results … it’s one-of-a-kind. Come see Grant demonstrate his amazing techniques. Take pictures […]
By Andrea Schmauss – Saturday, April 28th, from 9am – 1pm, our good friends Grant and Julie Maniér will be at the Houston Zoo with their new children’s book, “Grant the Jigsaw Giraffe – Different is More.” This event is being hosted by the Barbara Bush Houston Literacy Program and […]
The year is 1984 and a Houston Police Officer was tasked with arresting a man for shoplifting. The officer soon discovered that sadly the man was stealing clothing for his children’s Christmas. The officers involved were so moved by the suspect’s heartfelt story that they asked for donations from the […]
Our friend Grant Maniér temporarily lost his art livelihood after hurricane Harvey. Although Grant suffered his own loss, he got to work and rolled up his sleeves, giving back to the city that established his art and name. Click here to see his book, Different is More All books are […]
By Amber Affolder – Joey Young is a wonderful young man I’ve had the pleasure of working with on my team at The Nations Law Firm. I can’t recall a single day he has had anything other than a smile. He’s had such a positive influence on the people around him […]
By Cindy Nations – The Nations Law Firm is proud to announce that our friend Grant Maniér is releasing his first book! It is titled Grant the Jigsaw Giraffe ~ Different is MORE! This is more than just a book. It is the beginning of something big. Something that will […]
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency concluded a finding that greenhouse gas emissions from aircraft threatens human health and environment, clearing the way for federal regulation Read more here… URL: https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2016/jul/26/epa-ruling-on-aircraft-emissions-paves-way-for-new-regulations
Several members of The Nations Law Firm were out to Support the March of Dimes March for Babies on April 24th.
By Sophie Williams – A number of legitimate discontent is intensifying from more than 40 million Americans burdened with student loan debt totaling $1.16 trillion — a number expected to rise to $2 trillion by 2022. Student loan debt now affects one in five US households and surpasses total credit […]
By Lacey Crawford – Fifteen young Superstars will be honored at Houston’s first red carpet Night of Superstars inaugural event held at the Omni Houston (Galleria) on Saturday, October 17th. Our friend, Grant Manier, will be one of them! Scroll down for more information Join the Night of Superstars, a […]
From Larry A. Tawwater, American Association of Justice President – If You Like Your Constitutional Rights, It’s Time to Fight for Them People don’t think a lot about their constitutional rights, until they think they’re being violated. Most of us know about the First Amendment and Second Amendment, but it’s […]
HYLA (Houston Young Lawyers Association) hosted their Annual Law Day Luncheon on Monday, May 4th at The Four Seasons Hotel. In 1958, President Eisenhower proclaimed Law Day to honor the role of law in the creation of the United States of America. The American Bar Association defines Law Day as […]
By Sophie Williams – Last month The Nations Law Firm was recognized for our participation and outstanding fund-raising efforts by Susan G. Komen Houston. The Nations Law Firm staff was invited to the Komen Houston 12th Anniversary Pink Honor Roll Dinner to celebrate and honor the Top 100 fundraisers for […]
By Andrea Schmauss – April 6, 2015 – Last Saturday, April 4th 2015, our own webmaster Lacey Crawford once again exhibited at First Saturday Arts Market in Houston’s Historic Heights district. For the first time ever, the director Mitch Cohen ran a Best in Show “contest” whereby two artists won. […]
Fred and Mabel R. Parks Foundation is proud to present an interactive evening speaking engagement with autism advocate, author, and inventor Dr. Temple Grandin on Friday, February 6, 2015 at Sugar Creek Baptist Church. Art Display from artists with unique abilities, featuring Grant Manier, Eco-Artist phenomenon living with autism.
By Cindy Nations – Andrea Schmauss has been with The Nations Law Firm for 24 years now. We’ve always known that Andrea has a kind heart and a strong determination to help those in need. Now you can get a peek into what she does in her “spare time.” Read […]
By Andrea Schmauss – The staff of the Nations Law Firm formed the “Jogging for Joanna” team and participated in Saturday’s Susan G Komen’s Houston Race for the Cure. The team’s formation was inspired by Joanna Meinecke, Office Administrator for the Nations Law Firm, who openly shared her breast cancer […]
By Andrea Schmauss – The Nations Law Firm would like to share a story about a special young lady we met at a recent DPS / HPD Make a Wish Event. Six-year-old Khyrstin Andrews, better known as “Kyssi,” was diagnosed in 2012 with a Wilms’ Tumor, a type of childhood […]
By Andrea Schmauss – The Nations Law Firm, “Jogging for Joanna,” team shirt won 3rd place in the Susan G. Komen Houston Race for the Cure T-Shirt Contest. The design was a collaborative effort by several members of the staff.
By Andrea Schmauss – No child should have to start the school year without the basics, such as a haircut or school supplies. Heading off for the first day of school can be intimidating for some, and those feelings can be compounded by low self-image and feelings of being ostracized. […]