Nkechinylumka Lucy Chukwurah began her legal career with a Fortune 10 corporation working on labor and employment class actions. She has worked in private practice, corporate legal departments, small boutique firms and is now the principal at the firm, where she represents and assists individuals, businesses, and legal professionals. Her practice includes, and she has experience in, the following: labor and employment law, business and commercial law, family law, personal injury, premises liability, probate, estate planning, administrative hearings and many other areas.
Attorney Chukwurah is based in Houston, Texas. She has been in practice for over 13 years and received her JD, cum laude, from Thurgood Marshall School of Law in 2004. She received her BS in Psychology, with a minor in Sociology, from the University of Oklahoma in 2000. She is currently pursuing her Masters Degree in Human Resources. Attorney Chukwurah is also an Adjunct Professor of Civil Litigation at San Jacinto College.
Ms. Chukwurah is licensed in all courts of the State of Texas. She is federally licensed before the Southern District of Texas and the Northern District of Illinois. She is a member of Delta Sigma Theta, Sorority, Inc., Society for Human Resource Management,the Greater Houston Women's Chamber of Commerce, Houston Association of Women Attorneys and Houston Bar Association. She is an enthusiastic college football fan, BOOMER! SOONER!
With over a decade of experience, Attorney Gary J. Washington has mastered the art of providing an innovative and strategic perspective to assist his clients in resolving a broad range of business and commercial disputes. With an emphasis in entertainment, employment, and contract matters, focusing on issues pertaining to civil trials, Mr. Washington prides his practice on consistently meeting his clients needs and exceeding their expectations. Whether to assess liability, drafting and responding to demands, or negotiating favorable settlements on behalf of his clients, Mr. Washington has demonstrably delivered.
Attorney Washington, is currently based in Chicago, Illinois and began his legal career as an associate at the Houston office of Jackson Walker, LLP working in the commercial litigation department. During his time at Jackson Walker, he gained valuable practical experience in handling business disputes and various alternative dispute resolution methods. Mr. Washington has successfully settled over 100 matters by mediation during his career.
Mr. Washington earned his J.D., summa cum laude, in 2004 from Thurgood Marshall School of Law where he graduated as salutatorian of his class. He earned his B.A. from Texas Southern University in 1983. He is a member of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. Mr. Washington was admitted to the Texas Bar in 2004, and is an active member of the State Bar of Texas, the Houston Bar Association, and the American Bar Association.
Ms. Sandra is a proficient Spanish speaker who is always pleasant and helpful.
Ms. Adamma is our very first intern and we are excited as she approaches graduation.
Ms. Pam keeps the office organized and running smoothly.