Phone Number:   (972) 661-5114
Fax :  (972) 661-5691

Areas of practice: Alternative Dispute Resolution, Bankruptcy Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Real Estate, Construction Litigation and Appellate.

Senior Counsel handling all aspects of civil and criminal litigation.  Her practice focuses on real estate, contract, financial and bankruptcy disputes.  She has been trial counsel in many bench trials, jury trials and arbitration hearings in federal and state courts.  She has significant experience in e-discovery, and data collection and preservation.  She also frequently collaborates with corporate, real estate and bankruptcy attorneys, advising and consulting on pre-litigation issues.

Education

Juris Doctor –  magna cum laude, Case Western Reserve University School of Law, Cleveland, OH 
Bachelor of Arts  – magna cum laude, Economics – Miami University, Oxford, OH

Professional History

Admitted to Texas Bar – 2014; Illinois Bar – 1999

Professional Affiliations

Member, State Bar of Texas
Member, Illinois State Bar
Member, Dallas Bar Association
Member, Collin County Bar Association
Member, American Bar Association 
Member, Editorial Board and Contributor to the International Counsel of Shopping Centers (ICSC) Law Journal

Publications

Co-Author, ” ‘Prime’ Shopping Center Real Estate: Exclusive Use Restrictions in an E-Commerce World,” ABA Real Estate Litigation & Condemnation Journal, March 2018

Moderator, “Drive-By ADA Lawsuits: A Civil Right or Open Season,” Roundtable presented by the American Bar Association, Real Estate, Condemnation and Trust Litigation Committee, January 2017

Co-Author, “Forum Alternatives for Purchase Price Adjustment Disputes,” ABA Commercial & Business Litigation newsletter, August 16, 2012

“Educational Vouchers and the Religion Clauses Under Agostini: Resurrection, Insurrection and a New Direction,” Student Note, 49 CWRU L. Rev. 747, Summer 1999

Co-Author, “Fungibility of Lottery Revenues and Support for Public Education,” Journal of Education Finance, Fall 2002