Trial experience includes nine jury trials in which I have conducted voir dire, given opening statements, conducted witness examination and argued the jury charge. Seven trials resulted in defense verdicts and one resulted in settlement before the jury deliberated.
Assisted in multi-million dollar settlement in the case of an employee burned over 90% of his body while driving home from his last day of work.
Other experience includes defending state board complaints, non-compete agreements, preparing employee handbooks, and advising clients on matters of health law and employment law.
State Bar of Texas, Litigation Section
Houston Bar Association, Health Law and Litigation Sections
State Bar of Texas Law Practice Management Committee 2016 - 2019
Medical Records in Litigation, Lorman Education Services, January 30, 2014
Prescribing Problems: Federal and State Laws on Controlled Substances, Houston Bar Association Health Law Section, November 13, 2013
Medical Records in Litigation, Lorman Education Services, January 31, 2013
Between Two Fires: Defending the Medical Board Complaint in Austin and in the Courtroom, State Bar of Texas, August 27, 2012
Deciphering Medical Records, Lorman Education Services, February 2011
University of Houston Law Center, J.D., cum laude, 2003
University of Texas Medical Branch, Institute for the Medical Humanities, M.A., 2002