In my practice, I work closely with my clients to understand all aspects of their businesses, ranging from their core values to their goals and the people who help them meet those goals. This understanding aids how I develop cost- and time-efficient approaches to legal disputes that allow clients to move forward and reach their business goals.
In her litigation practice, Jeryn Roberts focuses on meeting her clients’ employment, commercial litigation, oil and gas litigation, probate litigation, and personal injury needs. Jeryn works with clients to help them address all aspects of litigation, including, fraud, breach of fiduciary duty, garnishment, and employment discrimination. Her experience extends to state and federal courts.
In the labor and employment realm, Jeryn drafts employment policies, termination agreements, and employment agreements. She works proactively with organizations to help them anticipate and prevent common employment-related pitfalls.
Jeryn has helped earn successful outcomes for clients, including obtaining a favorable settlement for an airline company pursuing claims against a major telecommunications corporation involving breach of contract, fraud, and conspiracy. She also defended an energy company against a former employee’s Title VII gender, Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), and pregnancy discrimination claims.
In addition to her litigation practice, Jeryn helps clients with estate and wealth planning and the administration of estates in probate. She creates, implements, and modifies estate plans, and advises and prepares clients for decisions regarding their care and management of property for any period of incapacity.
Following law school, Jeryn served as a briefing attorney for the Honorable D. Gordon Bryant, Jr., U.S. Magistrate Judge for the United States District Court Northern District of Texas. She also served as an extern for Justice Eva Guzman of the Supreme Court of Texas.
- Texas Tech University, J.D., 2017, Order of the Coif; Texas Tech Law Review, Comment Editor, summa cum laude
- Texas State University, B.A., 2014, Music, summa cum laude
- United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas
- United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas
- United States District Court for the Western District of Texas
Areas of Practice
Professional Affiliations & Memberships
- Houston Bar Association
- Women’s Energy Network
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