Sprouse Shrader Smith

We practice Agriculture & Agribusiness, Banking & Financial Services, Trademark & Copyright and even more


Sprouse Shrader Smith’s Agriculture and Agribusiness attorneys provide a wide range of legal services to clients in the agricultural industry, including working to identify and address current and emerging issues of importance to the agricultural community. Our attorneys have experience in a wide variety of agricultural areas and are among the most prominent members of the Texas legal community serving agricultural businesses and individuals.

The firm’s Agriculture and Agribusiness attorneys represent both individual farmers and ranchers, as well as feed yards and grow yards; processors and distributors; and various lenders, suppliers and service businesses.

Our attorneys have worked on some of the largest agriculture issues in Texas and across the country, and can handle matters of any size that arise for clients in this important industry.


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Massouh, John F.

John F. Massouh is a member with Sprouse Shrader Smith and serves on the firm’s Executive Committee. John’s practice focuses on business and commercial litigation, agricultural law, business bankruptcy law,

701 S. Taylor St., Suite #500

Buckner, Shyla R.

Shyla R. Buckner is of counsel with Sprouse Shrader Smith PLLC and her practice focuses on wealth planning and probate for high-net-worth individuals, couples and families. She also advises individual

701 S. Taylor St., Suite #500

Jones, C. Brantley

Brantley Jones is an associate with Sprouse Shrader Smith whose practice focuses primarily on civil litigation. Brantley has worked on cases in both state and federal court throughout the state

701 S. Taylor St., Suite #500

Moore, Bob G.

Bob G. Moore is a member with Sprouse Shrader Smith. For more than 30 years, he has practiced in all areas of real estate and oil and gas law. His

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Timothy C. Williams Honored By Texas Bar Foundation

Mr. Timothy C. Williams with Sprouse Shrader Smith PLLC has been elected to membership in the Fellows of the Texas Bar Foundation. Fellows of the Foundation are selected for their


Massouh Attends TCFA Key Decision Makers Meeting

In September 2016, John Massouh, Member and President of Sprouse Shrader Smith, attended the Texas Cattle Feeders Association Key Decision Makers Meeting. The meeting included TCFA board members, executive staff,


Congress Modernizes Livestock Rules Under the Packers and Stockyard Act

On October 7, 2016, President Obama signed into law the Clarification of Treatment of Electronic Sales of Livestock Act of 2016, which not only modernized the way livestock sales are

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Shyla Buckner Presents at Estate Planning & Probate Drafting Course

Shyla Buckner presented at the 27th Annual Estate Planning & Probate Drafting Course in Dallas, Texas. The conference, which was held October 6th and 7th, covered a range of topics