Ms. Pierce has over thirty years of insurance defense experience
and is board certified in Workers’ Compensation Law by
the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. She serves as a commissioner
on the Texas Board of Legal Specialization Workers’ Compensation
Law Exam Commission, and participates in writing and grading
the board certification exam. Ms. Pierce’s experience also
includes a general defense practice, toxic torts, and medical
Ms. Pierce’s practice is focused on
defense. She appears before the Texas Department of Insurance,
Division of Workers’ Compensation, where she represents
clients in the dispute resolution process from Benefit Review
Conferences to trials before Administrative Law Judges. She frequently
provides continuing education seminars to adjusters and employers.
Pierce graduated Cum Laude from Southern Methodist University
and was awarded membership in the Phi Beta Kappa honor society.
As an undergraduate, she was awarded a Scholar’s Scholarship
for a term at Oxford University. She continued her education,
receiving her Juris Doctor from Southern Methodist University.
an adventure enthusiast, Ms. Pierce enjoys Class IV white water
rafting, stand-up paddle board racing, scuba diving, and
camping and hiking with her family.
- State Bar of Texas
- Texas Board of Legal Specialization
- Dallas Bar Association
- Dallas Women Lawyers Association
- Southern Methodist University, J.D., 1988
- Southern Methodist University, B.A., Cum Laude, 1985
- Board Certified in Workers’ Compensation Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization