Who We Are
Our hardworking attorneys and staff strive to deliver the best results in an effective and efficient manner. Our firm is committed to professionalism, ethics and exceeding your expectations. Our attorneys pride themselves on zealous advocacy for our client’s legal, professional and business interest.
Hieu Q. Huynh, D.D.S., J.D. - Managing Partner
South Texas College of Law Houston- Juris Doctorate, High Honors
South Texas College of Law Houston- Transactional Law Practice Certificate
Charles University of Law- Prague, Czech Republic – Intl. IP, Tax, Mediation & ADR
Academy of General Dentistry- F.A.G.D. Fellowship Candidate
Baylor College of Dentistry- Doctorate of Dental Surgery
University of Texas at Austin- Bachelors of Arts in Biology
Dr. Huynh has over two decades of experience in general dentistry. He is highly involved in governmental healthcare regulation for provider advocacy serving on many boards of directorship of political and legislative action committees and local chambers of commerce. Dr. Huynh holds an undergraduate degree in Biology from the University of Texas at Austin, his DDS degree from Baylor College of Dentistry, and received his JD degree from South Texas College of Law-Houston.
Dr. Huynh is the founder of HQH Dental Association, a multi-location, multi-specialty provider group practice spanning from Katy to the heart of downtown Houston and south to Lake Jackson/Freeport. As a practicing dentist and small business owner, Dr. Huynh dealt with employment law, state and local government regulations, insurance law, state and federal tax code, and administrative law affecting small business owners.
Dr. Huynh has been highly successful developing and implementing business practices that focus on both the business and personal growth of health care professionals. Today, he is highly involved in provider advocacy regarding governmental health care regulation and similar fields. He has also served as an elected volunteer board member for the Greater Houston Peer Review Board, Dental Political Action Committee, and Legislative Action Committee.
Huynh & Festa, PLLC- Managing Partner & Founder
Nouslogic Healthcare, Inc.- Board of Advisors
Intercontinental Chamber of Commerce City of Stafford, Texas- Board of Directors
Wilson, Cribbs & Goren P.C.- Litigation Law Clerk
Texas Children’s Hospital- Legal Intern to the Assistant Director of Risk Management
United States Magistrate Court for the Southern District of Texas- Judicial Intern for The Honorable Mary Milloy
HQH Dental Association (Houston-Katy-Freeport, Texas) – CEO, President, & Founder
Associations, Memberships, & Volunteer Experience
Order of the Lytae Honorary Society, member
Phi Delta Phi International Legal Honor Society, member
Dean’s List Scholarship Recipient, every semester throughout law school
American Bar Association Healthcare Litigation and Risk Management, contributing author & member
Greater Houston Society for Healthcare Risk Management, member
American Society for Healthcare Risk Management, member
Greater Houston Dental Society, elected member of Peer Review Board
Congressional Legislative Action Committee
Houston Bar Association, member
Asian American Bar Association of Houston, member
Matthew J. Festa, MPA, MA, JD - Partner
Vanderbilt University Law School. J.D.
Executive Editor, Vanderbilt Law Review.
Murray State University
M.P.A., Public Administration
University of Notre Dame
B.A. cum laude, History, English
Law School Courses: Property I, Property II, Land Use Management & Control / Land Use Planning & Development, Land Use Seminar, State & Local Government, Civil Procedure I & II, Wills, Trusts, & Estates, Oil, Gas, & Energy Law, International Law of Armed Conflict – Counter-Terrorism Law, Rule of Law & Security Cooperation, Professional Skills in Property Law
Associate Professor, Department of International and Operational Law, The Judge Advocate General’s Legal Center and School, U.S. Army
Adjunct Faculty, Defense Institute of International Legal Studies (DIILS), U.S. Department of Defense. Newport, RI and international locations. • Law of Armed Conflict • Post-Conflict Governance • Rule of Law • Security Cooperation • Geneva Conventions • International Human Rights Law • Law and Terrorism • Role of Military in a Democracy
Instructor, Barbri: Oil & Gas Law
Instructor, Texas A&M University, Coastal Citizen Planner Program. • Land Use Planning: Local Officials’ Roles and Responsibilities • Green Infrastructure, Community Development, and Planning Tools
Garland Walker chapter, American Inns of Court
Member, Urban Transect Committee, H-GAC Sustainable Communities Project (Comprehensive planning; Federal HUD grant)
AALS Property Law Section
ABA Section of Real Property, Trust and Estate Law
Association for Law, Property, and Society
Congress for the New Urbanism
American Society for Legal History
Association for the Study of Law, Culture, & the Humanities
Admitted in Texas; U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit; U.S. District Court, Southern, Eastern, and Northern Districts of Texas
State Bar of Texas. Sections: Real Property, Oil & Gas Military Law, Houston Bar Association, Real Property Section
Locke Lord LLP (formerly Locke Liddell & Sapp)- Associate.
Litigation and appellate practice in land use, real estate, energy, environmental, and commercial law.
United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
Judicial Law Clerk to The Honorable Deborah L. Cook
United States District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky
Judicial Law Clerk to The Honorable William O. Bertelsman
United States Army Regular Army officer, 101st Airborne Division.
U.S. Army Reserve; Major, Judge Advocate General’s Corps
Associations, Memberships, & Volunteer Experience
Amy L. Huynh, CGB - Firm Administrator
University of South Alabama
University of Texas at Austin
Business Management and Marketing
Certified Graduate Builder- NAHB
Amy is multi-talented and comes from a business management, real estate, and construction background. She has been highly successful in marketing and growing any business she encounters. Amy’s management style comes from the deep understanding that each office or business has its own personality and culture. Just like children, there is no ‘one size fits all’ approach to positive growth and problem solving. Continuous tweaking of current systems are of upmost importance in the health of a business, closely followed by an old-fashioned great attitude, training, and continuing education.
Education, Memberships, & Professional Development
Houston Realty Business Coalition
Greater Houston Builders Association
Texas Association of Builders
National Association of Home Builders
Texas Association of Realtors
National Association of Realtors
Houston Association of Realtors
Realty Investment Club of Houston
Grievance Tribunal- Houston Association of Realtors
Professional Standards committee- Texas Association of Realtors
Political Affairs committee- Texas Association of Realtors
American Mensa- Gulf Coast chapter
Private Pilot flight lessons – West Houston Airport
OHSA trained for both dental and construction industries
Proud NRA member