Grace S. Bellomy, President

Grace is an attorney with 20+ years experience in employment law, securities fraud, complex litigation, and appellate practice.  She received her J.D. degree from the University of Houston Law Center in 1985; and began her legal career with the New York firm of Haight, Gardner, Poor & Havens (now Holland & Knight LLP)   She has appeared before the Texas Supreme Court and other state and federal courts.  She is admitted to practice in the US District Courts for the Western, Eastern and Southern Districts of Texas and the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit.  Ms. Bellomy's experience includes litigation in the following areas:  business and contract disputes; defense of employers against federal ADA, ADEA, Title VII and sexual harassment claims; defense of international ocean shipping disputes; seamen's wage claims; prosecution and defense of securities fraud claims; defense of trade secrets, unfair competition claims; defense of federal MDL (multi-district litigation).