Jessica focuses her practice on general employment law matters, ERISA, employee benefits, executive compensation, and labor and employment litigation. During law school at SMU Law, Jessica focused on developing her skills in advocacy, motion drafting, and case strategy. Her practical experience includes arguing a motion before U.S. Magistrate Judge Kimberly Priest Johnson of the Eastern District of Texas, drafting a writ of mandamus to the Texas 5th Circuit Court of Appeals, representing SMU on the Administrative Law moot court team, serving as a mentor to first-year law students, and practicing as a “Student Attorney” at SMU Law’s Hunter Clinic for Victims of Crimes Against Women. In addition to employment law and litigation, Jessica has experience in other legal fields including real estate, construction law and medical malpractice. In her free-time, Jessica enjoys learning Spanish from her friends and family, attending “Doxie Meetups” with her wiener dog Mr. Pickle, and watching Dateline re-runs.
Community & Professional
- Dallas Association of Young Lawyers
- Dallas Bar Association
- Dallas LGBT Bar Association
- Dallas Women Lawyers Association