Houston, Texas 77002
Jane Walker's practice is focused on complex civil litigation in state and federal courts, with a focus on oil and gas matters. Her recent experience includes a commercial dispute in Texas state court over the sale of natural gas leases in the Marcellus Shale formation and nationwide medical device litigation. Jane also has represented clients in a range of other matters, including breach of contract, insurance coverage, and employment law matters. In addition, she has experience representing an FCPA corporate monitor appointed pursuant to a settlement with the DOJ.
Jane also has significant experience representing energy industry participants with Federal Energy Regulatory Commission related matters, including conducting internal investigations, submitting self-reports, and assisting with the internal restructuring of a natural gas trading business.
Jane is a member of the Houston Bar Association and Houston Young Lawyers Association.
|Areas of Practice||1) Litigation, 2) Business and Tort Litigation (USA) and 3) Oil & Gas Shale Plays|
|Law School||University of Houston Law Center|
|Education||Barnard College, Columbia University (B.A. 2005)|
|Bar Member / Association||Texas and U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas|
|Most recent firm||Jones Day|
Insurance Defense / Transportation Litigation Associate Attorney
AV rated law firm located in North Houston seeking an associate with 5+ years’ experience in insurance defense/transportation litigation. The ideal candidate should possess the ability to communicat...
Duties: Provide clerical, administrative, and organizational support to multiple attorneys: including but not limited to, entering time into the firm’s timekeeping system, phone reception; provi...
Attorney Duties: Handle and manage litigation files from inception through trial. Prepare motions and memorandums of law. Prepare pleadings, discovery, demands and responses. Draft reports and ...
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