Vinson & Elkins LLP is a leading law firm based in Houston, Texas. Vinson & Elkins LLP has been in business for almost a century now and for all those years, the law firm has provided the clients with the most innovative solutions. Vinson & Elkins LLP was established in Houston Texas in the year 1917 as a 2 man partnership when William A Vinson and James A Elkin joined professional forces. Vinson & Elkins LLP immediately dwelt in the oil and gas matter when Texas was experiencing an oil boom. The firm rose to become one of the leading energy law firms in the world. Vinson & Elkins LLP later on expanded its practice to include aviation, mergers and acquisition, finance and environmental matters.