Pearland, Texas Business Lawyers

Brian J. Comarda
(713) 627-7147
Houston, TX Business Law Attorney
14 years experience
Robert P. Vining
(713) 627-7116
Houston, TX Business Law Attorney
21 years experience
James Zier
Claimed Lawyer Profile
Pearland, TX Business Law Attorney. 17 years experience
(281) 485-3377 Texas American Title Building
9330 Broadway, Suite 304
Pearland, TX 77584
Business, Broker Fraud, Consumer and Securities
The Law Office of James Zier, P.C. is a full service law firm representing clients throughout Pearland, the Houston metropolitan area, Texas, and the world. Mr. Zier has broad experience in civil litigation, criminal litigation, and transactional matters.
(281) 485-3377 Texas American Title Building
9330 Broadway, Suite 304
Pearland, TX 77584
Jayd Arya Piercy
Claimed Lawyer Profile
Pearland, TX Business Law Lawyer. 11 years experience
(281) 606-1778 4702 West Walnut Street
Pearland, TX 77581
Business, Construction, Consumer and Criminal
Pearland, TX Business Law Lawyer. 43 years experience
(281) 485-6160 1318 Stone Rd
Pearland, TX 77581
Business
South Texas College Of Law
Pearland, TX Business Law Attorney. 13 years experience
(281) 485-4366 2225 Highway 90
Pearland, TX 77584
Business, Arbitration & Mediation, Consumer and Elder
South Texas College Of Law
Pearland, TX Business Law Lawyer. 17 years experience
(713) 291-5521 2411 Woodoak Ct
Pearland, TX 77584
Business and Personal Injury
South Texas College Of Law
Pearland, TX Business Law Attorney. 43 years experience
(281) 481-9600 2130 Wimbleton Ct
Pearland, TX 77581
Business
South Texas College Of Law
Pearland, TX Business Law Attorney. 22 years experience
(281) 485-3500 2400 S Texas Ave
Pearland, TX 77581
Business, Appeals, Arbitration & Mediation and Civil Rights
South Texas College Of Law
Pearland, TX Business Law Lawyer. 13 years experience
(832) 230-2100 6302 W Broadway St
Pearland, TX 77581
Business, Divorce, Family and Real Estate
South Texas College Of Law
Pearland, TX Business Law Attorney. 25 years experience
(713) 774-0212 2825 Miller Ranch Rd
Pearland, TX 77584
Business and Real Estate
Pearland, TX Business Law Lawyer. 36 years experience
(832) 969-9380 2502 White Falls Dr
Pearland, TX 77584
Business and Securities
South Texas College Of Law
Angela M. Hahn
(512) 773-3834
Houston, TX Business Law Attorney
17 years experience
Pearland, TX Business Law Lawyer. 17 years experience
(713) 825-5053 2225 Highway 90
Pearland, TX 77584
Business
Pearland, TX Business Law Lawyer. 19 years experience
(281) 652-1666 3519 Liberty Dr
Pearland, TX 77581
Business, Administrative and Municipal
Pearland, TX Business Law Lawyer.
(281) 485-4366 2225 Highway 90
Pearland, TX 77584
Business, Divorce, Estate Planning and Family
Lee Solomon
Claimed Lawyer ProfileSocial Media
Houston, TX Business Law Lawyer. 36 years experience
(713) 957-2030 510 Bering Drive
Suite 300
Houston, TX 77057
Free ConsultationBusiness and Immigration
University Of Arkansas: Fayet
I focus my practice on family immigration matters, so if you are calling about a marriage or fiancee visa, or about obtaining a green card based on marriage to a U.S. Citizen, I will answer your call myself if I am not in a meeting or on the phone when you call. Once I determine from our phone conversation that we can help you, I will meet with you either during the week or on a Saturday or Sunday or Holiday morning so we can discuss the details of your situation and the options that are available to...
Michael E. Clark
Claimed Lawyer ProfileSocial Media
Houston, TX Business Law Lawyer. 34 years experience
(713) 402-3905 1300 Post Oak Boulevard
Suite 800
Houston, TX 77056
Business, Administrative, Health Care and White Collar Crime
University of Houston - Main Campus and South Texas College of Law
Experienced litigator, part-time academic, and author. Listed by SuperLawyers and Best Lawyers. Past Chair of ABA Health Law Section. Experience includes 100+ cases as lead trial counsel, numerous appeals, and teaching trial skills to lawyers and students as an Adjunct Professor of Law and a faculty for the National Institute of Trial Advocacy. Adjunct Professor of Law at the University of Houston Law Center (where I've taught Trial Advocacy, Food & Drug Law, and Antitrust & Health Law) and Adjunct Professor for the College of Pharmacy at the University of Florida (where I've taught pharmaceutical fraud and abuse). I hold...
Carl J Selesky
Claimed Lawyer ProfileSocial Media
Houston, TX Business Law Attorney. 22 years experience
(713) 780-9595 5225 Katy Freeway, #605
Houston, TX 77007
Free ConsultationBusiness, Divorce and Family
South Texas College of Law
Admitted to practice since 1994 and formed the Selesky Law Firm in 2004. The Firm is service oriented and litigation intensive. The Firm handles family law and commerical cases throughout Southeast Texas in their Houston office and the Texas Hill Country in their Austin office. The Firm has been built by building relationships with clients one case at a time.
(512) 535-4685 1101 S. Capital of Texas
Austin, TX 78746
Mark Oxford
Claimed Lawyer ProfileQ&ASocial Media
League City, TX Business Law Attorney. 4 years experience
(888) 413-3964 PO Box 751
League City, TX 77058
Business, Consumer, Family and Immigration
Western Michigan University and Western Michigan University
Attorney Mark Oxford, founder of the Oxford Law Firm, is licensed to practice law in California, Texas and Minnesota. At the firm, our mission is to provide the highest quality legal representation to all of our clients. We handle all cases, no matter how small or large the business, corporation or legal problem. We offer our legal service in English, Arabic language and Russian language. Attorney Oxford, a former civilian employee of the United States Department of Defense, has J.D. degree in law with concentration on Administrative Law, an M.A. degree in National Security and Counter-Terrorism, and an LL.M.degree...
Ada Ferrer
Claimed Lawyer ProfileSocial Media
Sugar Land, TX Business Law Attorney. 6 years experience
(713) 936-9392 3 Sugar Creek Blvd
Suite 100
Sugar Land, TX 77478
Business, Bankruptcy and Collections
University of Houston - Main Campus
Ms. Ada Ferrer has had a long and successful legal career helping individuals, companies, and non profits with a wide variety of legal matters. Ada began her legal career as a paralegal at Holt & Young, PC and then Barsalou & Sebesta, PC where she concentrated on real estate law and property owner’s associations. Ada attended the University of Houston Law Center where she worked as a student attorney in the Transaction & Consumer Law Clinic, interned for the Harris County District Attorney’s Office, and worked as a law clerk for Evans & Fair. Upon graduating from law...
Ryan B. Noory
Claimed Lawyer ProfileSocial Media
Houston, TX Business Law Lawyer. 17 years experience
(281) 888-8182 33rd Floor
3200 Southwest Frwy
Houston, TX 77027
Free ConsultationBusiness, Entertainment & Sports, Real Estate and Securities
Contact an Experienced & Dedicated Consultant Today -- FREE CONSULTATION + FIXED FEES
(213) 986-7266 Suite 203
9350 Wilshire Blvd.
Beverly Hills, CA 90212
(415) 797-7266 36th Floor
One Market
San Francisco, CA 94105
(347) 754-7266 39th Floor
245 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10167
Howard Glass
Claimed Lawyer ProfileSocial Media
Houston, TX Business Law Lawyer. 19 years experience
(866) 856-1025 GLASS LAW GROUP, PC
945 McKinney St., #680
Houston, TX 77002
Free ConsultationBusiness, Appeals, Arbitration & Mediation and Consumer
University of Houston - Main Campus
In an award-winning legal general-practice, Mr. Howard Glass, Esq. and his legal Team of Professionals provide and assist clients with a "vast & various range of legal topics, matters, & cases." Skilled & experienced, Mr. Glass was again recognized several times during this year, including his induction into the College of the State Bar of Texas & the Texas Bar's Pro Bono College & "Client Satisfaction" awards by both the American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys & the American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys. Mr. Glass' downtown Houston-based firm not only practices virtually "every 'traditional' area of Texas State...
Eric Fryar
Claimed Lawyer ProfileBlawgsearchSocial Media
Houston, TX Business Law Lawyer. 28 years experience
(888) 481-9995 912 Prairie Street
Suite 100
Houston, TX 77002
Business
Fryar Law Firm’s particular focus is on the protection of the rights of persons who own stock or partnership interests in all kinds of private businesses. We have handled significant cases on the cutting edge of the law of shareholder oppression, including many cases that have generated appellate opinions breaking new legal ground.
Charles Marcellus Vethan
Claimed Lawyer ProfileSocial Media
Houston, TX Business Law Attorney. 22 years experience
(713) 526-2222 3501 Allen Pkwy
Houston, TX 77019
Business, Employment, IP and Trademarks
Southern Methodist University
Texas business attorney, Charles M.R. Vethan, earned his Doctor of Jurisprudence at Southern Methodist University School of Law in Dallas, Texas, and a Bachelor of Science from the University of Alberta, Canada. Mr. Vethan served as an editor for The International Lawyer, as well as authored articles on international letters of credit, the role of insurance defense counsel in complex litigation matters, and Implied Licenses in Copyrights. He also presented courses through the National Business Institute to attorneys and CPAs on corporate structure and governance. Mr. Vethan is one of less than 20 attorneys practicing in Texas who are...
(210) 824-2222 8700 Crownhill Blvd Ste 302
San Antonio, 78209
(978) 458-2222 5307 E Mockingbird Ln Ste 522
Dallas, TX 75206
Reese W. Baker
Claimed Lawyer ProfileSocial Media
Houston, TX Business Law Lawyer. 38 years experience
(713) 979-2279 7322 Southwest Fwy
Ste. 1100
Houston, TX 77074
Free ConsultationBusiness, Bankruptcy and Foreclosure Defense
Southern Methodist University
Reese W. Baker is a partner in the firm of Baker & Associates in Houston, Texas. He is board certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization in Business Bankruptcy Law and he is also board certified by the American Board of Certification in Business Bankruptcy Law. Mr. Baker has participated in numerous national bankruptcies. He has also served as in-house counsel for Summa Corporation in Las Vegas, Nevada. Mr. Baker has acted as attorney in charge for debtors and lenders, has represented trustees, creditors committees and retiree committees, and been actively involved in successful reorganizations around the country. He...
(713) 979-2279 5151 Katy Fwy
Ste 200
Houston, TX 77007
(979) 823-1641 1716 Briarcrest Drive
Bryan, TX 77802
(713) 979-2279 2002 Timberloch Place
Ste. 200
The Woodlands, TX 77380
(713) 979-2279 1400 Broadfield
Ste. 200
Houston, TX 77084
(713) 979-2279 13201 Northwest Fwy
Ste. 800
Houston, TX 77040
(713) 979-2279 4606 FM 1960 West
Ste. 400
Houston, TX 77069
(713) 979-2279 363 N. Sam Houston Pkwy
Ste 1100
Houston, TX 77060
Robert Fadem
Claimed Lawyer ProfileSocial Media
Houston, TX Business Law Lawyer. 2 years experience
708 Telephone Road
Houston, TX 77023
Free ConsultationBusiness, Collections, Construction and Personal Injury
South Texas College of Law
Robert Fadem is a plaintiff's trial attorney born and raised in Houston, Texas. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology at University of Colorado at Boulder in 2010. He subsequently graduated from South Texas College of Law in December of 2013 where he was a dean's list student. While in law school at South Texas, Mr. Fadem interned for a prominent commercial litigation firm located in Houston, Texas. Following graduation, Mr. Fadem served as an attorney for Judge Michael Landrum at the 113th Civil District Court where he acquired countless hours of courtroom observation, legal research experience...
Richard D. Rusak
Claimed Lawyer ProfileBlawgsearchSocial Media
Houston, TX Business Law Lawyer. 14 years experience
(800) 499-0551 1200 Smith St
16th Floor
Houston, TX 77002
Free ConsultationBusiness, Appeals, IP and Maritime
University of Miami School of Law
Noah M. Wexler
Claimed Lawyer ProfileSocial Media
Houston, TX Business Law Lawyer. 9 years experience
(713) 222-3800 6009 Memorial Drive
Houston, TX 77007
Business, Consumer, Personal Injury and Real Estate
South Texas College of Law
A Houston native, Attorney Noah Wexler attended the University of Texas, where he earned a bachelor’s degree in Economics. He went on to graduate cum laude with a law degree from South Texas College of Law. While in law school, he was honored with numerous accolades and served as assistant editor for the South Texas Corporate Counsel Review and the South Texas Law Review. He also served the Judge of the 11th Judicial District Court of Harris County as the judicial clerk. In addition to being license to practice law in Texas, Pennsylvania, and Louisiana, Noah is also admitted to...
W. Tyler Moore
Claimed Lawyer ProfileSocial Media
Houston, TX Business Law Attorney. 44 years experience
(713) 492-0998 5005 Woodway Drive
Suite 201
Houston, TX 77056
Business and Family
Rated AV-Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell; Houston Magazine's Top Family Lawyers; National Academy of Family Lawyers - Nationally Ranked Top 10 Attorney Award 2014; Board Certified in Family Law and in Civil Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization
Thomas J. Holmes III
Claimed Lawyer ProfileSocial Media
Houston, TX Business Law Attorney. 3 years experience
(832) 509-0445 2777 Allen Parkway
#1200
Houston, TX 77019
Business
South Texas College of Law
The Houston Business Lawyers can help with all your business related legal needs. We handle business formation, intellectual property law, oil and gas law, real estate law, and all corporate legal needs.
Robert Musemeche
Claimed Lawyer ProfileSocial Media
Houston, TX Business Law Attorney. 29 years experience
(281) 771-1690 18333 Egret Bay Blvd.
Ste 333
Houston, TX 77058
Free ConsultationBusiness, Divorce, Family and Personal Injury
South Texas College of Law
Mr. Musemeche is a native Houstonian, and Board Certified litigator with 27 years of experience in civil trial and appellate practice. Rob has built a litigation practice focused on all aspects of family law, including custody and divorce, along with business/civil litigation, probate and personal injury (plaintiff and defense). Rob has a reputation for being aggressive, smart and able to resolve highly complex legal matters with creative solutions and solid case preparation. Rob’s clients include successful individuals, professionals, small business owners, corporations and entrepreneurs.
(817) 533-8484 2220 S. Cooper St.
Arlington, TX 76013
(817) 533-8484 1300 Summit Ave.
Ste 650
Fort Worth , TX 76102
(214) 438-0150 660 N. Central Expy.
Ste 290
Plano, TX 75074
(214) 438-0150 4131 N. Central Expy.
Ste 860
Dallas, TX 76132
(817) 533-8484 2216 S. Cooper St.
Arlington, TX 76013
(817) 533-8484 1901 Airport Fwy.
Bedford, TX 76021
(214) 438-0150 1000 Belt Line Rd.
Ste 210
Carrollton, TX 75006
(817) 533-8484 4747 S. Hulen St.
Ste 100
Fort Worth , TX 76132
(817) 533-8484 2229 N. Main Street
Fort Wort , TX 76164
(817) 533-8484 2304 W. Bardin Rd.
Ste 200
Grand Prairie, TX 75052
(214) 438-0150 1515 N. Town East Blvd.
Ste 228
Mesquite, TX 75150
(817) 241-2700 206 Houston Ave.
Weatherford, TX 76086
Walter Clark Martin
Claimed Lawyer ProfileSocial Media
Houston, TX Business Law Attorney. 6 years experience
(713) 651-1037 321 Heights Boulevard
Houston, TX 77007
Free ConsultationBusiness, Maritime and Personal Injury
South Texas College of Law
Clark Martin has a diverse background making him a well-rounded individual. Clark worked his way through college at Texas State University as a Weld Inspection Technician for Shaw Pipeline Services, Ltd. Clark has traveled through Western and Easter European countries, as well as the Middle East and Southeast Asia. He continued his education at Texas State University obtaining a Master of Arts degree majoring in Legal Studies. Clark had the privilege of working for Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison as a Veteran Affairs Assistant helping veterans obtain vital services. He also worked for the then Texas...
Terence C. McCarthy
(713) 580-8907
Houston, TX Business Law Attorney
1 year experience
Samuel Adamo
Claimed Lawyer ProfileSocial Media
Houston, TX Business Law Attorney. 48 years experience
(713) 568-7011 3200 Travis St., 4th Floor
Houston, TX 77006
Business, Criminal, DWI and White Collar Crime
South Texas College Of Law
Sam Adamo is a Houston Criminal Lawyer at the Adamo & Adamo Law Firm. He is board certified by the State of Texas as a criminal defense specialist. He has received national recognition as a criminal defense attorney, while achieving over a 40% dismissal rate for his clients. Sam Adamo handles all types of criminal cases including, but not limited to: DUI & DWI defense, drug defense, domestic violence & assault charges, sexual assault & sex crimes, federal crimes, murder, and many more. If you have been arrested contact the Adamo & Adamo Law Firm to speak with one of...
Jason Aron Itkin
Claimed Lawyer ProfileSocial Media
Houston, TX Business Law Lawyer. 16 years experience
(713) 222-3800 6009 Memorial Drive
Houston, TX 77007
Free ConsultationBusiness, Energy, Maritime and Personal Injury
The University of Texas School of Law
Attorney Jason Itkin is a graduate of the University of Texas, where he earned his B.A. with Special Honors. Upon graduation, Jason attended the University of Texas School of Law, where he was an active participant in school activities. While there, he was president of the Silver Spurs, earned the Dean's Achievement Award in Professional Responsibility and served on the Liberal Arts Council and the Student Services Board. Since graduating with Honors, he has gone on to become licensed to practice law in Texas, Pennsylvania and before the Second and Fifth Circuit Courts of Appeal. Throughout his legal career, Jason has...
Brent Clark Perry
Claimed Lawyer ProfileSocial Media
Houston, TX Business Law Attorney. 28 years experience
(713) 401-9790 700 Louisiana St
Suite #4545
Houston, TX 77002
Business, Energy, Real Estate and Securities
University of Chicago
Over an exemplary 25 year career, Brent C. Perry has distinguished himself as a skilled litigator. His wealth of experience has helped clients in a wide range of business and legal matters solve complex issues. Mr. Perry attended the University of Chicago Law School and graduated in 1989, after which he served as a law clerk for the U.S. District Judge Ricardo Hinojosa in Texas. Mr. Perry then joined Baker Botts, LLP in 1990 and Bracewell & Giuliania, LLP in 1993. This gave Mr. Perry valuable hands-on experience that propelled him further in his career. He...
Benjamin Hisey
Claimed Lawyer ProfileSocial Media
League City, TX Business Law Attorney. 7 years experience
2600 South Shore Boulevard
Suite 300
League City, TX 77573
Business, Construction, Health Care and IP
Texas Southern University Thurgood Marshall School of Law
Benjamin L. Hisey was born was born in Gonzales, Texas. He received his undergraduate degree from Texas A&M University in College Station in 2007 (B.S. in Rangeland Ecology), along with an undergraduate certificate in leadership study and development. While at A&M, Mr. Hisey was a member of the Corps of Cadets, Company D-2 and Parsons Mounted Cavalry where he acted as Commanding Officer from 2006-2007. Mr. Hisey then moved to Houston, where he received his Doctor of Jurisprudence from Thurgood Marshall School of Law in May of 2010. He was admitted to the State Bar of Texas that same year....
(855) 976-4041 1800 Bering Drive
Suite 600
Houston, TX 77057
14090 Southwest Freeway
Suite 300
Sugar Land, TX 77478
5262 South Staples
Suite 300
Corpus Christi, TX 78411
111 Congress
Suite 400
Austin, TX 78701
Hossain Arnold Shokouhi
Claimed Lawyer ProfileSocial Media
Houston, TX Business Law Lawyer. 11 years experience
(832) 533-8689 2000 West Loop S
Suite 1850
Houston, TX 77027
Business and Bankruptcy
Michigan State University
Arnold Shokouhi is an equity owner and the Managing Partner for McCathern. Arnold currently practices in the area of commercial, director and officer liability, and employment litigation. Arnold also heads McCathern's Banking and Mortgage section, and has extensive experience in the mortgage banking industry. His section handles everything from drafting mortgage documents to dealing with state and federal compliance matters for financial institutions and service providers. Additionally, his experience handling transactional matters has given him the ability to effectively filter through the intricacies of complex commercial litigation matters. Arnold has played a critical role in the litigation of multi-million dollar...
(832) 533-8689 2000 West Loop S
Suite 1850
Houston, TX 77027
(214) 741-2662 3710 Rawlins Street
Suite 1600
Dallas, TX 75219
Tatiauna J Holland
Claimed Lawyer ProfileSocial Media
Houston, TX Business Law Lawyer. 2 years experience
(832) 871-5732 2929 Allen Parkway
#200
Houston, TX 77019
Business and Immigration
Southern University Law Center
Tatiauna Holland is the owner and managing attorney of Holland Law Firm, PLLC. Tatiauna opened the Holland Law Firm in 2014 with the idea that real people with real problems want sound, solid legal advice. They want an attorney who can give straightforward solutions. She is determined to not be another attorney in a black or gray suit. She works diligently as an ally and guide through each client's immigration, business, and criminal defense needs. Tatiauna brings a wealth of diverse legal experience to private practice, including personal injury, family, criminal defense, immigration, and business law. Before...
Roxell Ann Richards
Claimed Lawyer ProfileSocial Media
Houston, TX Business Law Lawyer. 11 years experience
(713) 974-0388 6420 Richmond Ave, Suite 135
Houston, TX 77057
Free ConsultationBusiness, Criminal, Immigration and Personal Injury
After graduating from Thurgood Marshall School of Law, Roxell Ann Richards decided to pursue her legal career, starting as contract attorney for another firm. After working her way up to an associate at a new firm, she decided it was time to set out on her own path, founding Roxell Richards & Associates, PLLC shortly after. As managing partner, she is dedicated to providing exceptional service to each and every one of her clients. With years of experience on the table, she knows how to handle a wide range of matters, including those involving criminal law, immigration law, personal injury,...
John Scott Black
Claimed Lawyer ProfileSocial Media
Houston, TX Business Law Lawyer. 18 years experience
(888) 492-2671 2211 Norfolk St, Suite 800
Houston, TX 77098
Business, Insurance Claims and Real Estate
University of Texas - Austin
With over 15 years of legal experience, John Scott Black has tried a wide range of cases involving first party insurance claims, catastrophic injury claims, and mass tort litigation for plaintiffs before judges and juries across Texas. His knowledge of commercial matters in a broad array of commercial litigation areas also allows him to confidently pursue cases involving securities fraud, contract claims, fiduciary duty matters, real estate transactions, patent matters, and institutional investor claims. Prior to joining his longtime friend, Rick Daly, to establish Daly & Black, P.C, John served as a legal intern to Justice James A. Baker...
Ned Gill III
Claimed Lawyer ProfileSocial Media
Bellaire, TX Business Law Attorney. 25 years experience
(713) 271-8383 6575 West Loop South, 6th FL
Bellaire, TX 77401
Free ConsultationBusiness, Collections, Criminal and Divorce
Thomas M. Cooley Law School
Attorney Ned Gill III, is a reputed lawyer who has been committed to the field of family law for quite a handful of years. Belonging to a family associated with law and jurisdiction in Texas, Mr. Ned Gill III is undoubtedly a name with a high recall value amongst the people of Texas. Under his scope of work lies litigation/Mediation for divorce cases, arbitration and more. Being one of the most sought after professional lawyers in the arena of family law in United State, what distinguishes him is his intelligent and expert legal advice to all his customers seeking legal...
Terrell William Proctor
Claimed Lawyer Profile
Houston, TX Business Law Lawyer. 53 years experience
(800) 472-5721 630 Uvalde Road
Houston, TX 77015-3766
Free ConsultationBusiness, Criminal, Personal Injury and Probate
South Texas College of Law
Lic. Atty. Texas 1963; Mediator about 20 years; CLE Instructor; former: Municipal Judge; Assoc. Dist. Judge; City Atty; City Secretary; Bar Pres.; Board of several Bar Assoc.; Published author; Pres. several civic assoc., religious leader; national award winning writer; nominated for Texas Artist of the Year; Public Speaker; Board Chairman, Curator and Gen. Counsel non-profit natural science museum; expert witness on attorney's fees and ethics and on Paleontology and natural science in general.

Business Lawyers in Nearby Cities

Business Lawyers in Nearby Counties