about CARMEN

 I am passionate about employment law, and am committed to providing my clients with effective representation based on their individual needs. I recognize that workplace disputes and the prospect of litigation may be extremely stressful, overwhelming, and intimidating. So I place a special emphasis on being empathetic to each client’s particular situation and carefully guiding each client through the legal process.
I have many years of experience representing employees in various areas of employment law, and I have practiced employment law exclusively since graduating law school in 2006. I have appeared before state and federal courts throughout the State of Texas and represented clients in numerous trials and arbitrations.  I'd love to help you as well. 



University of Miami, 2006
J.D. (Law)

University of Colorado
Honors B.A. 

  • Magna Cum Laude, with distinction

  • Phi Beta Kappa (Honor Society)


  • Texas (All State Courts)

  • U.S. District Court, Northern Texas

  • U.S. Distrcit Court, Eastern Texas


  • Texas Super Lawyers - 2017, 2018

  • Texas Super Lawyers "Rising Star" - 2015, 2016


  • Dallas Bar Association, Labor and Employment Section

  • Texas Employment Lawyers Association

  • Dallas-Fort Worth National Employment Lawyers Association (Past Board Member)

  • National Employment Lawyers Association ("NELA")

  • TBLS Society of Dallas-Fort Worth

  • College of the State Bar of Texas


  • Employment Discrimination Panel, Texas A&M School of Law Diversity Day (2015)