Susan J. Contreras,
Ms. Contreras graduated from the University of Houston Law Center in 2007, upon which she was selected for the prestigious position as briefing attorney at the 14th Court of Appeals for the State of Texas under Justice John Anderson.
Ms. Contreras is licensed to practice in the State of Texas, the Supreme Court of the United States, the Federal Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals, the Federal Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, the Federal Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals and U.S. Southern District of Texas.
Ms. Contreras specializes in appellate law. She has experience in the following:
- Writs of Certiorari to the Supreme Court of the U.S.
- Appeals to Federal Circuit Courts
- Section 2255 Motions
- Petitions for Review to the Texas Supreme Court
- Appeals to Texas Courts of Appeals
- Writs of Habeas Corpus
Besides appellate law, Ms. Contreras has experience in many areas including employment law, constitutional law, corporate, oil & gas, personal injury, and general civil litigation.
Ms. Contreras is a mother of two girls-- ages 11 and 9. She is also an avid triathlete-- a five-time Ironman and an Age Group National Championship qualifier. She is also a fan of Baylor football.