Lynne M. Jurek

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Business Litigation Attorney in Houston, TX

The Jurek Law Group, PLLC
 | 4309 Yoakum Blvd, Houston, TX 77006
Phone: 713-230-8233
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2012 - 2016
Licensed Since: 1992
Practice Areas:
  • Business Litigation (20%),
  • Business/Corporate (20%),
  • Civil Litigation: Defense (20%),
  • Personal Injury - General: Defense (20%),
  • Energy & Natural Resources (10%),
  • Employment Litigation: Plaintiff (10%)
Attorney Profile

Lynne M. Jurek is the managing attorney at Jurek Law Group, PLLC, located in Houston, Texas. Ms. Jurek focuses her practice on personal injury defense, business litigation, corporate law, property damage litigation and commercial litigation. She also represents clients in other matters, including government entity litigation, employer's liability, corporate matters, construction defect claims, and general maritime casualty litigation and defense. Ms. Jurek has represented insurance companies, hotels, apartment complexes, restaurants, warehouse facilities and other commercial, manufacturing and retail clients in both trial and appellate matters.


Ms. Jurek earned her Juris Doctor from William Mitchell College of Law in 1991
after completing her undergraduate studies in business administration and
English at Gustavus Adolphus College. Licensed both Texas and Minnesota, she is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Courts for the Northern, Southern, Eastern and Western Districts of Texas, and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit. Ms. Jurek is board-certified in personal injury trial law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization and rated AV Preeminent* by Martindale-Hubbell.



Prior to founding Jurek Law Group, PLLC, Ms. Jurek was a trial attorney with
other area law firms. She was also staff counsel for St. Paul Fire and Marine
Insurance Company, Inc., for five and 1/2 years and staff counsel for State Farm Mutual
Automobile Insurance Company for more than three years.



Ms. Jurek is an active participant in the Houston Mariners Club, the Houston Volunteer Lawyers Program, and has been enjoyed membership and participation in the Texas Association of Civil Trial and Appellate Specialists, the American Bar Association and the Bar Association of the Fifth Federal Circuit. She is also an active member of Victory Houston, which is a branch of the American Cancer Society, and a founder of The Protectors' Memorial Foundation. Ms. Jurek's other association memberships include the Risk Management Society's Houston Chapter, the American Bar Association's Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section, and the Corporate Counsel Section of the State Bar of Texas.



*AV Preeminent and BV Distinguished are certification marks of Reed Elsevier
Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification
procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a
peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the confidential opinions of
members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell ratings fall into two
categories: legal ability and general ethical standards.

 
Practice Areas

Business Litigation (20%)
Business/Corporate (20%)
Civil Litigation (20%)
Personal Injury - General (20%)
Energy & Natural Resources (10%)
Employment Litigation (10%)

Business Litigation (20%): Non-Compete Agreements

Business/Corporate (20%): Business Formation and Planning, Limited Liability Companies, Partnership, Sub-chapter S Corporations, Contracts, Business Organizations

Civil Litigation (20%)

Personal Injury - General (20%): Personal Injury - Defense

Energy & Natural Resources (10%): Natural Resources Law

Employment Litigation (10%): Employment Law - Employer

Focus Areas

Business Litigation: Non-Compete Agreements

Business/Corporate: Business Formation and Planning, Limited Liability Companies, Partnership, Sub-chapter S Corporations, Contracts, Business Organizations

Personal Injury - General: Personal Injury - Defense

Energy & Natural Resources: Natural Resources Law

Employment Litigation: Employment Law - Employer

Selections

Selected to Super Lawyers for 5 yearsbottom-image

Super Lawyers: 2012 - 2016

Certificates and Credentials

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About Lynne Jurek

Admitted: 1992, Texas

Professional Webpage: http://jureklaw.com/attorneys/

Honors and Awards:

  • 2016-17 Equal Access to Justice GRAND Champion
  • Rated AV Preeminent* by Martindale-Hubbell

Special Licenses/Certifications:

  • Board Certified Personal Injury Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization, 2000

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Houston Bar Association
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for 5th Circuit
  • U.S. District Courts for the Western Districts of Texas
  • U.S. District Courts for the Eastern Districts of Texas
  • U.S. District Courts for the Southern Districts of Texas
  • U.S. District Courts for the Northern Districts of Texas
  • Minnesota
  • Texas
  • Member, State Bar of Texas, Corporate Counsel Section
  • Member, American Bar Association's, Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section
  • Member, Bar Association of the Fifth Federal Circuit
  • Active Participant, Texas Association of Civil Trial and Appellate Specialists

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Equal Access to Justice GRAND Champion, 2016
  • Houston Volunteer Lawyers Program - Equal Access to Justice Champion, 2014
  • Member, Risk Management Society's Houston Chapter
  • Founder, Protectors' Memorial Foundation
  • Member, Victory Houston, Branch of the American Cancer Society

Scholarly Lectures and Writings:

  • Co-author, The Business of Gas Pipeline Condemnation: A Multistate Analysis, 13 Houston Business and Tax Law Journal, 2014
  • Co-Author, Proposed Wyoming Title Standards, Part I of III, 13 Wyo Law Review, Oil And Gas, 2013

Educational Background:

  • St. Louis University - John Cook School of Business - Certification in Corporate Ethics and Compliance Management (CECM Certified)., 2015
  • Gustavus Adolphus College, St. Peter, MN, B.A., in English, 1983 - 1987

Industry Groups

  • Admiralty And Maritime
  • Compliance
  • Corporate
  • Energy
  • Family
  • Healthcare
  • Hospitality/Amusement
  • Insurance
  • Labor And Employment
  • Oil And Gas
  • School Districts/Governmental Entities
  • Find Me Online
    Twitter - @jureklawgroup

    Comments

    • “Lynne is an excellent lawyer. She is agressive and committed. I wholeheartedly recommend her as a Super Lawyer.”

    These comments were made by fellow attorneys during the annual nomination process.

    Office Location for Lynne M. Jurek

    4309 Yoakum Blvd
    Houston, TX 77006

    Phone: 713-230-8233

     

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