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Marston III, Edgar J.
Edgar J. Marston III
Of Counsel
P: +1.713.221.1315
F: +1.713.221.1188

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Edgar Marston has practiced law for almost 50 years, with an emphasis on asset acquisitions, business combinations, divestitures and spin-offs, securities offerings and contests for corporate control. Edgar's clients have included companies engaged in the oil and gas, cement production, computer manufacturing, telecommunications, biotech, heating and air conditioning manufacturing and retail sales businesses.

During his career, Edgar left the private practice of law for eight years to serve as a senior officer and member of the board of directors for a major NYSE company. He has also been legal counsel to special committees of boards of directors and controlling stockholders in public companies.


LL.B, The University of Texas School of Law, 1964
B.A., Brown University, 1961

Bar Admissions



American Bar Association
State Bar of Texas, Fellow
Houston Bar Association


Chambers & Partners, Chambers USA, Corporate/M&A, 2008-2013
Chambers & Partners, Chambers Global, 2003-2005
US Legal 500, M&A, 2006-2010
Practical Law Company, Recommended Individual Attorney, Corporate Law
Thomson Reuters, Super Lawyers, Corporate Counsel Edition, 2009
Woodward White, Inc., Best Lawyers, Corporate Governance and Compliance Law; Corporate Law, 2008-2015
Thomson Reuters, Texas Super Lawyers, 2003-2011