Brittney Williams

Senior Associate

Education

UCLA School of Law, J.D., 2013

Co-Chair of UCLA’s Black Law Students Association (“BLSA”) (2011-2012);

UCLA El Centro Legal Clinic: Co-Chair of Public Counsel CARES (Connecting Angelenos to Resources and Essential Services) / GRAP (General Relief Advocacy Program) (2011-2012)

The University of Texas at Austin, Bachelor of Business Administration in Marketing, and Bachelor of Science in Communication Studies, 2009:

University Honors, College Scholar, and College of Communication Dean’s List

ESCP-EAP European School of Management in Paris, 2008

Honors

Best Lawyers, Ones to Watch (2023)

The National Black Lawyers, Top 40 Under 40 (2020 - 2022)

Texas Super Lawyers, Rising Star (2022)

Bar Admissions

Texas

California

Court Admissions

Texas

California

United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas

United States District Court for the Western District of Texas

United States District Court for the Easter District of Texas

United States District of California for the Central District

Clerkships

U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, Summer 2012

Profile

Brittney Williams is a senior litigation associate whose practice primarily focuses on complex labor and employment, and commercial litigation. She provides a full range of labor and employment law services to her clients, including pre-termination counseling, EEO training, employee handbook review, leaves of absence and reduction in force advice, drafts policies, employment agreements, and non-competes, as well as provides defense in administrative proceedings (EEOC/TWC charges; TWC unemployment compensation claims).

Brittney also provides litigation defense in state and federal court for labor and employment disputes, including, but not limited to disputes involving employment contracts, non-compete agreements, non-solicitation agreements, confidentiality agreements, arbitration agreements, discrimination claims, harassment claims, retaliation claims, and allegations of FLSA violations. Brittney also represents clients in a variety of commercial disputes, including claims of breach of contract, fraud, misrepresentation, breach of fiduciary duty, violation of the Deceptive Trade Practices Act, and violation of the Texas Uniform Trade Secrets Act.  

In her free time, Brittney enjoys trying new restaurants, and taking boxing lessons.

Professional Affiliations

  • Houston Bar Association
  • Texas Young Lawyers Association
  • Greater Houston Black Chamber of Commerce

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