Nancy is a trial lawyer with jury trial experience. She represents domestic and international companies in complex commercial disputes in a variety of industries including healthcare, energy, and banking. Nancy’s practice focuses on disputes involving breach of contract, fraud and other business torts, civil rights, eminent domain, inverse condemnation, personal injury, and products liability for both plaintiffs and defendants in state courts, federal courts, and arbitration proceedings. She also has experience in class actions, mass torts, and bankruptcy-related litigation, as well as insurance coverage disputes.
Nancy has handled all aspects of trial matters from pre-suit discovery through trial and post-trial motions. Clients who have worked with Nancy have commented that they appreciate Nancy’s technical skill, smart and clear communication, ability to connect legal advice to the client’s business, and energy and enthusiasm for her cases.
In recent years, Nancy has been recognized for her representation of healthcare providers in managed care disputes. Healthcare-related matters that Nancy has worked on include disputes involving medical billing and claim submission and other plan-related issues. She was named to the “Ones to Watch” list in Houston healthcare law by The Best Lawyers in America (2021-2023).
Nancy is a graduate of the University of Notre Dame and the University of Houston Law Center. She volunteers with the Houston Bar Association’s mentoring program for new lawyers. Nancy is an active member of the Houston Angel Network, which is a non-profit organization dedicated to developing the innovation ecosystem in Houston by supporting founders and start-up companies with financial resources and mentorship.
Publications and Speeches
“Controlling Disputes Before They Arise,” Consero’s General Counsel Virtual Roundtable, December 2, 2020.
“New CFPB rules threaten more consumer class actions against financial institutions,” Westlaw Journal, July 26, 2016.