Jones Day has hired attorneys Bryan Brown and Alfredo Ramos to its Houston office as partners. 

Brown has joined the firm's banking, finance and securities practice and Ramos is now a member of the energy practice. 

Brown represents issuers, investors and underwriters on debt and equity offerings. 

Ramos focuses on oil and gas and energy transactions, including on M&A, joint venture and project development deals. 

Brown comes to the firm from Reed Smith, while Ramos was added from Thompson & Knight.