Senior AttorneyAllen Boone Humphries Robinson LLP
Jessica’s practice focuses on public finance, urban development law, and local government regulation. Jessica regularly works with special purpose districts whose chief purpose is providing water, sewer, drainage, road, and recreational facilities, such as municipal utility districts and municipal management districts. Jessica also represents cities and developers in connection with the creation and operation of tax increment reinvestment zones, local government corporations, municipal management districts, and other financing mechanisms used to facilitate urban development and renewal activities and the financing of public works and infrastructure. Jessica has experience working with private developers to structure development agreements and utility agreements with cities and other local government entities for public participation in commercial, residential, and mixed-use developments.
Education and Professional Background. Prior to joining ABHR, Jessica was an associate at Fulbright & Jaworski, LLP. Jessica has received degrees from Trinity University (B.A., 1999); LBJ School of Public Affairs, University of Texas (M.P. Aff. 2004); University of Texas School of Law (J.D. 2004). Jessica also served as co-editor-in-chief, Texas Journal of Women and the Law.
Member. State Bar of Texas; Houston Bar Association; Houston Young Lawyers Association; National Association of Bond Lawyers.