Amy Holmes

Of Counsel, Business Group

Amy Holmes has nearly two decades of broad-based legal experience, including as General Counsel for businesses in the energy and infrastructure industries.  Amy has an established record of advising and leading privately held and private equity portfolio companies through major M&A transactions, including ownership exits ranging from $10M to $2B. Having spent more than a decade as both corporate counsel and corporate client, she has extensive experience negotiating and drafting routine commercial agreements, advising on risk management, dispute resolution, governance, human resources and financial matters, as well as compliance with local, state, federal, and international regulatory regimes. Amy began her career at a leading global law firm and recently rejoined private practice with a focus on delivering efficient, strategic, and practical solutions to meet her business clients’ needs.


  • JD, Vanderbilt University Law School
  • BA, Texas A&M University, magna cum laude


Amy Holmes


  • ECHOS, Board Member (2019 – 2021)

Represented Direct Scaffolding Supply in its sale to the Dallas-based private equity firm, Highlander Partners, L.P. Direct Scaffolding Supply is one of the largest and most trusted scaffold suppliers in North America and Worldwide. The acquisition also included domestic and international Direct Scaffolding Supply affiliated entities, including: DirecTank Environmental Products, GSD Logistics, Beric Valves, Direct Staging & Seating, and Direct Scaffolding Supply Canada.