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Cheryl is an associate in the firm's Energy and Natural Resources Group that represents oil and gas, financial services, and health care clients in a variety of litigation matters. She has a great breadth of experience in general civil litigation, working mainly for small litigation boutiques prior to joining Reed Smith. Cheryl has represented clients on disputes from pre-litigation stages through appeal involving oil and gas, personal injury, products liability, construction defect, employment, healthcare, and commercial matters.


  • Baylor University School of Law, 2011, J.D.,

    cum laude

  • University of Texas, 2006, B.S., with honors

  • Texas

  • U.S. District Court - Eastern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court - Northern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court - Southern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court - Western District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court - New Mexico

  • American Bar Association, Section of Litigation
    • Judicial Intern Opportunity Program Committee – Editorial Team Member; Former Social Media Co-Chair; Former Newsletter Editor-in-Chief
  • Houston Bar Association
    • Habitat for Humanity Committee Member
  • Texas Bar Foundation
    • Fellow

Premios y reconocimientos

  • American Bar Association - Outstanding Subcommittee Chair for the Judicial Intern Opportunity Program Committee, 2015-2016