Diana Gomez Selected as a 2019-2020 Nominating Chair by Texas Bar Foundation
Diana Pérez Gomez, a Shareholder at Chamberlain Hrdlicka, has been selected to serve as a 2019-2020 Texas Bar Foundation Nominating Chair for District 4. Nominating Chairs for each of the 17 State Bar of Texas districts identify elite nominees to join the Foundation as Fellows. Nominating Chairs of the Foundation are selected for their outstanding professional achievements and their demonstrated commitment to the Texas Bar Foundation. Selection is a mark of distinction and recognition of Ms. Gomez’s contributions to the legal profession.
Ms. Gomez is a talented trial attorney with extensive experience regarding civil lawsuits. Her current practice focuses on complex labor and employment disputes in state and federal courts as well as arbitration throughout the State of Texas.
Ms. Gomez’s practice also includes managing Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) and Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) matters as well as investigations of employees for public and private employers. Additionally, Ms. Gomez serves as a mediator on a variety of civil matters. Ms. Gomez has handled insurance, personal injury, premises liability, medical malpractice, and commercial contract litigation.
Ms. Gomez is a Director for the Houston Bar Association. She has been named to “Super Lawyers List” by Texas Monthly and Texas Super Lawyers Magazine. Ms. Gomez is happily married to Judge Michael Gomez of the 129th Civil District Court for Harris County and they are proud parents of their children.
Selection as a Fellow of the Texas Bar Foundation is restricted to members of the State Bar of Texas. Each year the top one-third of one percent of Texas attorneys are invited to become Fellows. Once nominees are selected, they must be elected by the Texas Bar Foundation Board of Trustees. Membership has grown from an initial 255 Charter Members in 1965 to more than 10,000 Fellows throughout Texas today. If you are a Fellow and have a recommendation for a new member, please contact your District Nominating Chair.
Founded by attorneys determined to assist the public and improve the profession of law, the Texas Bar Foundation has maintained its mission of using the financial contributions of its membership to enhance the rule of law and the system of justice in Texas. To date, the Texas Bar Foundation has distributed more than $20 million throughout Texas to assist nonprofit organizations with a wide range of justice-related programs and services. More than $1 million is projected to be distributed for grants this fiscal year. For more information, please visit www.txbf.org.