Biography

Ed has had more than 40 years’ experience representing clients before the Texas Legislature and Texas regulatory agencies, in addition to his litigation practice.

Ed has served as counsel to entities and associations with legislative and regulatory issues.  He has appeared for clients before the Texas Legislature and State and Federal agencies.

Practice Expertise

Litigation and legislative experience includes:

  • Water rights
  • Property rights
  • Oil and gas
  • Animal health issues
  • Mineral interests

Career Highlights

Spotlight

Received the 2013 Excellence in Agriculture award from the American Agricultural Law Association.

Community

  • Texas Agricultural Land Trust, Advisory Board Member
  • Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association, Honorary Director
  • National Cattlemen’s Beef Association
  • Texas Farm Bureau
  • State Bar of Texas
  • Travis County Bar Association

News & Events

  • Spotlight

    Jackson Walker Congratulates Its Best Lawyers in America 2016

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  • Attorney News

    Making the Case for His Clients

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  • Press release

    Jackson Walker Congratulates Its Best Lawyers in America 2015

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  • Press release

    Ed Small and Family Featured in ‘Texas Bar Journal’

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  • Press release

    Ed Small Speaks on Agriculture Water Conservation

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  • Press release

    Ed Small Receives Excellence in Agriculture Award

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  • Press release

    Jackson Walker attorneys selected for 2014 The Best Lawyers in America

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  • Press release

    Jackson Walker Protects Truck Stop & Biodiesel Industries

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  • Press release

    Leonard Dougal and Ed Small Speak on Water Law at West Texas Legislative Summit

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  • Publication

    Texas Supreme Court Recognizes Vested Property Interest in Groundwater “In Place”

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