Jennifer Weston serves as Bracewell LLP's general counsel and heads the firm’s Office of General Counsel. The Office of General Counsel helps address client engagement letters, conflicts due diligence, reviewing RFPs and outside counsel agreements, developing firm policies, firm contracts and agreements, as well as risk and claim management.
Jennifer also works with the managing partner and the administrative team regarding personnel issues, partnership matters, lateral partner integration, and management committee initiatives.
Prior to assuming her role as general counsel, Jennifer was a partner in the public law section of the firm. She tried numerous special education due process hearings, including cases involving residential placement. Jennifer assisted school districts with the development of policies regarding discrimination and in federal court lawsuits involving claims of constitutional rights based upon sexual harassment.