Consulting: Employment Practices Solutions, Inc. Consultant, March 1997 - present Provide presentations and training on employment relations topics including preventing harassment, addressing workplace discrimination, handling employee complaints, workforce policies, employee privacy issues, attendance and leaves of absence, human resources training, and diversity. Legal: Haynes and Boone, LLP, Fort Worth, Texas Associate, 1991 - 1997 Associate in Labor and Employment Section. Advised and defended employers in both public and private sector with respect to labor and employment matters, including but not limited to claims brought under Title VII, Section 1983, and state tort law theories. Represented employers in state and federal courts, including jury and non-jury trials. Legal: Bracewell & Patterson LLP, Houston, Texas (now known as Bracewell) Associate, 1988 – 1991 Associate in Labor and Employment Section and Litigation Section. Advised and defended employers with respect to labor and employment matters, including significant experience with OSHA. Also obtained significant experience in commercial litigation, including creditor representation in Chapter 11 reorganizations.