Jessica’s practice involves litigation in state and federal courts, as well as mediation and arbitration. Jessica’s trial and case experience arises out of a variety of business and financial disputes, including energy industry litigation, securities litigation, banking litigation, shareholder derivative claims, failed business transactions, failed companies, business torts, commercial contract disputes, and directors’ and officers’ liability. Jessica was named as a Rising Star by Texas Super Lawyers in 2013, 2014, and 2015 for her litigation experience in the energy, banking, and financial industries.
Jessica has also served in leadership roles in multiple community and non-profit organizations. She is currently a member of the Advisory Board of Tahirih, a national non-profit that provides pro bono legal assistance to immigrant women fleeing gender-based violence.
Prior to joining Mayer Brown in 2008, Jessica was an associate at another Houston firm.