John W. Drewry Jr.

 Associate (409) 763-2481 ext. 137 jwdrewry(at) John W. Drewry Jr. associated with the Firm in 2018.  Mr. Drewry began his legal career in May 2013 handling both commercial maritime and longshore workers compensation cases.  He then diversified his practice to … Continue reading

M. Edwin Prudhomme

Of Counsel, Galveston Office (409) 763-2481 x256 | eprudhomme (at) | vCard Mr. Prudhomme has recently joined the MAPA Law Firm as Of Counsel. He was the principal partner of Prudhomme Law Office, a U.S. News selected Best Law Firm in America … Continue reading

David P. Salyer

Firm Officer, Galveston Office (409) 795-2022 | dpsalyer(at) | vCard | View Full Bio Mr. Salyer, a native Galvestonian, joined McLeod, Alexander, Powel & Apffel, PC. in 1986 and became a firm officer in 1992. He specializes in complex civil … Continue reading

John V. Rabel

Firm Officer (713) 651-0881 ext 114| vCard | jvrabel(at) | View Full Bio Mr. Rabel started his legal career with the Firm in 1980 and returned to the Firm in 1994 with extensive experience in complex civil litigation ranging from … Continue reading

Douglas W. Poole

Firm Officer, Galveston Office (409) 763-2481 ext 116 | vCard | dwpoole(at) | View Full Bio Mr. Poole joined the Firm in 1977, after having worked as a brakeman/conductor while attending undergraduate and law school. He engages in railroad litigation and has … Continue reading

Lee A. Mencacci

Associate (409) 763-2481 ext. 124 lamencacci(at) Lee A. Mencacci is a native Galvestonian and associated with McLeod, Alexander, Powel & Apffel, P.C. in January 2018.  While in law school, Mr. Mencacci participated extensively in the nationally recognized South Texas College of Law … Continue reading

Genevieve Bacak McGarvey

Firm Officer, Galveston Office (409) 763-2481 ext 132 -or- (281) 488-7150 ext 132 vCard | gbmcgarvey(at) | View Full Bio Genevieve McGarvey is an attorney focusing on complex civil litigation with a docket that spans Galveston, Harris, Brazoria and Jefferson … Continue reading

Bryan R. Lasswell

Firm Officer, Galveston Office (409) 763-2481 ext 135| vCard | brlasswell(at) | View Full Bio Mr. Lasswell joined McLeod, Alexander, Powel, & Apffel in 1992. He focuses his practice on general civil litigation with an emphasis on personal injury defense … Continue reading

Michael B. Hughes

Firm Officer, Galveston Office (409) 763-2481 ext 118 | vCard | mbhughes(at) | View Full Bio Michael Hughes has practiced law with the firm since 1978 and became a firm officer in 1984. He has a general civil practice spending most … Continue reading

Ashley B. Harshaw

 Associate (409) 763-2481 ext. 129 abharshaw(at) Ashley Harshaw associated with the Firm in January 2018 following a fellowship with the Honorable Jason B. Libby in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas, Corpus Christi.  During law school, Ms. Harshaw … Continue reading