Coats Rose expanding with New Attorneys in the Austin and Dallas offices

June 1, 2023

Coats Rose, P.C., a transactional and litigation law firm focused on development, is pleased to share the addition of two new attorneys, one in our Austin office in the Public Finance practice and another in our Dallas office in the Affordable Housing and Community Development practice.

Kevin R. Bartz


Kevin’s practice is focused on public finance law, special district creation, litigation, legislative affairs, and regulatory compliance.  He received his J.D. and a Certificate in Governmental Affairs from the University of Alabama School of Law and a Bachelor of Science degree in Environmental Economics and Policy from Michigan State University.




Taylor Hawes


Taylor assists the affordable housing developers and housing authority clients with tax credits and bonding finance transactions.  He received his J.D. and degree in Urban Planning from the State University of New York following earning a Bachelor of Accounting from Brigham Young University.





About Coats Rose, P.C.

Coats Rose is a transactional and litigation law firm focused on development: the development of real estate, special purpose districts, affordable housing, business and private wealth. We provide legal counsel to businesses, governmental entities, corporate and high-net worth clients across the U.S. and internationally. For over 30 years, the firm has leveraged its vast legal experience to fulfill clients’ needs spanning real estate law, public finance, affordable housing and community development, construction/surety law, commercial litigation, government relations, intellectual property, mergers and acquisitions, securities law and tax. In addition to its headquarters in Houston, Coats Rose has offices in Dallas, Austin, and Cincinnati. Learn more at



9 Greenway Plaza, Ste. 1000
Houston, Texas 77046
Phone: 713.651.0111
Fax: 713.651.0220


16000 North Dallas Parkway
Suite 350
Dallas, Texas 75248
Phone: 972.788.1600
Fax: 972.702.0662


Terrace 2
2700 Via Fortuna, Suite 350
Austin, Texas 78746
Phone: 512.469.7987
Fax: 512.469.9408


PNC Center
201 E. 5th Street, Suite 1810
Cincinnati, OH 45202
Phone: 513.830.0261
Fax: 513.672.0381