E. Michelle Bohreer

E. Michelle Bohreer

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Business Litigation Attorney in Houston, TX

Bohreer & Zucker LLP
 | 1601 Westheimer Road, Houston, TX 77006
Phone: 713-526-8100
Fax: 713-526-8105
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2004 - 2019
Licensed Since: 1990
Practice Areas:
  • Business Litigation (40%),
  • Employment Litigation: Defense (40%),
  • Employment & Labor: Employer (20%)
Attorney Profile

E. Michelle Bohreer is a founder and the managing partner of Bohreer & Zucker LLP, a commercial litigation and employment defense boutique. Michelle brings a dynamic relationship approach to her commercial litigation and employment practice, viewing the job of a lawyer from the perspective of counselor first, and then, after all proactive efforts have been undertaken to avoid litigation, as an advocate zealously representing the interests of the client. Prior to attending law school, Michelle received her CPA license and she utilizes those skills in analyzing business disputes. Business and employment negotiations and litigation require a lawyer that understands business. Michelle does.

About Michelle Bohreer

Admitted: 1990, Texas

Professional Webpage: http://www.bohreerzucker.com/michelle-bohreer.php

Special Licenses/Certifications:

  • Certified Public Accountant, 1986

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Business and Community Organizations:   2010-2014 - National Senior Campuses, Inc., Western Regional Director 2011-2014 - Board of Directors, Aid to Victims of Domestic Abuse (AVDA) Board of Directors, Educational Program Inspiring Communities, Inc. (H.E.A.R.T.) Governance Sub-Committee, National Senior Campuses, Inc. The Immunization Partnership, Social Event Chair 2011 2008-2011 -    Leadership Council; Gulf Coast Region of the American Cancer Society Chair of the Development Council, American Cancer Society 2008 -  National Society, Daughters of the American Revolution,             Tejas Chapter – Community Service Award 2005 - American Cancer Society Shining Star Award (Volunteer of the Year)   ROTARY DISTRICT 5890 Rotarian of the Year 2012-2013          Rotary 2012 – present:  Rotary Club of Houston Skyline 2010-2012 Assistant Governor, Rotary District 5890 2008-2010 Rotary Club of Houston, President 37th Rotary Lombardi Award, Chair District Be A Friend Dinner Chair District Conference Committee Sponsorship Chair District Conference Committee Sponsorship Co-Chair for Kids’ Activities All Club Chair for DGE Chris Schneider and DGN Bob Gebhard Paul Harris Fellow Paul Harris Society Polio Plus Society Major Donor Bequest Society (Level 2)

Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

  • Family Law on the Front Lines:  Business Entities from a Family Law Perspective Death of the At-Will Doctrine – Hiring & Firing in the ‘90’s Sexual Harassment in the Workplace Following the Decisions of theU.S.Supreme Court This Summer; The United States Supreme Court:  Do You Know What They Did Last Summer? … And Are You Prepared? 10 Steps for Surviving a Sexual Harassment Complaint (co-author with Todd J. Zucker) CorporateAmericaLooks to the Courtroom for Guidance; Discharge Strategies Designed with Possible Litigation in Mind Discrimination in the Workplace The Road to Diversity Sexual Harassment in the Workplace Hiring, Firing and Everything in Between Company Philosophy: Treat Everyone With Respect and Dignity Focusing on the Job Being Performed The MANY ways to end up Before the Equal EmploymentOpportunityCommission or Worse . . . The Judge Let’s Play: Who knows the Company’s policies? Racial Harassment Social Media on the Hiring Process:  Prizes and PitfallsTexas Lawyer, Avoid Common Mistakes When Terminating Employees, May 28, 2007 Texas Lawyer, Five Mistakes Managers Make When Terminating Employees, May 1, 2006 Retail Law Strategist, Landlord Discrimination, Feb. 2006National Association of Women Business Owners - Houston Chapter, Employment Urban Legends, Fact or Fiction?, Aug. 26, 2005, Briar ClubHouston Business Journal, Case Decision Turns Up Heat on Office Romances, Aug. 5, 2005 (featuring commentary by Michelle Bohreer)KUHF-FM, Employer's Obligations to Returning Soldiers, May 18, 2005 (radio broadcast featuring commentary by Michelle Bohreer)New York Times, The Childless Need Weekends, Too, May 15, 2005 (featuring commentary by Michelle Bohreer)Houston Business Journal, Firing a Pregnant Employee: Just Treat Her Like Everybody Else, Apr. 29, 2005KPRC-TV, Office Romances, Apr. 28, 2005 (television broadcast featuring commentary by Michelle Bohreer)Lawyers Weekly USA, Employers Seek Shield from Cupid's Arrow, Mar. 28, 2005 (featuring commentary by Michelle Bohreer)New  England In-House (April 2005)Texas Lawyer, Ode to the Workplace Valentine: Lovelorn Lawyers' Actions Can Lead to Litigation, Feb. 14, 2005Private Providers Association of Texas, The Disgruntled Employee: What to do with Her, How to do it, When to Take Action and How to Handle the Fallout, Oct. 14, 2004, Lakeway Resort, Austin, Texas (authored and presented by Michelle Bohreer) CLE International, Practical Applications of Employment Law; Sex, Race and Other Harassment in the Workplace and Terminating Employees, May 19, 2004, Renaissance Hotel, Houston, Texas (authored and presented by Michelle Bohreer) Houston Business Journal - Business Survival Guide, What Should a Company Do When and OSHA Inspector Shows Up?, May 7, 2004Houston Business Journal, New Rule will Shift Attorney Costs, Encouraging Lawyers to Settle Faster, Feb. 9, 2004

Educational Background:

  • University of Houston Law Center, J.D. cum laude (12/89)   Honors and Activities:         Order of the Coif              Order of the Barrons         Certificate of Merit for Outstanding Achievement in Legal Research         The Advocates         1988 James J. Hippard Mock Trial Competition (First Place- Novice Division)         1988-1989 UH Interscholastic Mock Trial Team         1989 Newell Blakely Moot Court Completion (Quarter Finalist)         1988 ABA Client Counseling Team  University of Houston- B.B.A, magna cum laude, Accounting (12/84)

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Office Location for E. Michelle Bohreer

1601 Westheimer Road
Houston, TX 77006

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Last Updated: 3/7/2019

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