Ms. Williams joins the Labor and Employment group in the Houston office.
Ms. Williams has experience representing employers and management in all aspects of employment law, including discrimination, harassment and retaliation claims, wrongful discharge, worker’s compensation matters, wage and hour matters, employee leave issues, noncompete disputes and trade secret cases. In addition to her case work, Ms. Williams has counseled clients on employment law issues, including employee retention, harassment investigations, document retention and policy provisions. She also has experience in commercial litigation and product liability matters. She has represented clients in state and federal courts, as well as before various administrative bodies.
Ms. Williams is a member of the State Bar of Texas — Women and the Law Council (2009 - 2011), the Houston Bar Association, where she was co-chair of the Law Week Committee (2008-2009), Houston Lawyers Association — Recording Secretary (2006-2007), the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) and the HR Committee for Catholic Charities of Galveston-Houston.
Ms. Williams received her B.A. from Loyola University and her J.D. from the University of Texas School of Law.
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