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Stephanie Cook


Cokinos | Young

Stephanie Cook boasts over 20 years of expertise in business negotiations and disputes, representing diverse clients like general contractors and financial institutions. Initially at Winstead P.C., she handled lender liability and workouts before transitioning to a litigation boutique in Austin, focusing on civil and appellate litigation.

Stephanie has successfully negotiated contracts and resolved claims exceeding $1 billion, particularly in mission-critical and emerging technology projects for top ENR contractors. Her litigation experience spans various cases in Texas state and federal courts, covering construction defects, commercial leases, and lender liability disputes. She continues to represent national and international lending institutions in matters of debt restructuring and asset protection, utilizing her understanding of lending practices to navigate financially distressed projects.

Deeply committed to advancing the construction industry, Stephanie engages with the Texas Legislature on critical issues and serves on the Legal Affairs Committee of the Associated General Contractors-Texas Building Branch. Collaborating with engineering and architecture experts, she shares her expertise with professional associations on evolving laws and best practices.

Outside her professional endeavors, Stephanie contributes to her community by chairing the Risk Management Committee for TEXO (AGC/ABC in North Texas) and leading diversity and inclusion efforts for AGC-Austin and the TEXO Foundation. She also participates in community outreach activities with her children, having previously served as a District Chair for Scouts, USA.

Stephanie Cook




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May 02, 2024, 7:00 AM CDT
Houston, TX
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