HOUSTON, TEXAS (Dec. 20, 2011)— Cherry, the Houston-based recycling and demolition company, has named Matthew R. Ling its Chief Counsel.
Previously, Ling was an associate at Mansour & Associates and also worked as a clerk in both the Harris County District Attorney’s Office and The O’Quinn Law Firm.
He earned his law degree from South Texas College of Law and while there earned the Highest Grade Award in International Law. He also earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in history and political science from Texas A&M University.
Cherry is a recycling and demolition company based in Houston, Texas. Founded in 1952, Cherry specializes in the removal of all types of structures—from highways and bridges, industrial plants and commercial buildings to residences through demolition and other deconstruction techniques. In addition, Cherry is one of the largest recyclers in Texas and Gulf Coast. Recycling more than a million tons of concrete and asphalt and thousands of tons of steel every year, Cherry also recycles residential composition asphalt shingles. Recycled concrete and asphalt is returned primarily in road and highway projects while re-claimed steel ends up in thousands of new metal products. Cherry produces more than a million tons of stabilized materials annually in the Greater Houston area for use in everything from parking lots and underground utilities to pipeline support and storm sewers. For more information, see www.cherrycompanies.com.