HOUSTON, TX—Jackson Walker is thrilled to welcome Jennifer Caughey as a partner in its Houston office. A civil litigator and former Justice on the Texas First Court of Appeals, Justice Caughey will co-chair the appellate section of Jackson Walker’s Trial & Appellate Litigation practice.
While serving on the First Court of Appeals, Justice Caughey authored more than 125 opinions (half signed, half per curiam) and participated in approximately 450 decisions. She handled a busy and dynamic docket of civil and criminal cases, and she wrote authoritative decisions in cases involving high-profile commercial disputes; statutory, contractual, and common law claims; and constitutional challenges.
Before serving on the bench, Justice Caughey developed a sophisticated appellate and trial practice at nationally renowned litigation firms. She represented defendants and plaintiffs in high-stakes litigation in state and federal courts. At Jackson Walker, Justice Caughey will focus on appellate matters and complex litigation.