Jane Haas

Partner

  • location icon Houston, TX
    24 Greenway Plaza
    Suite 1400
    Houston, TX 77046

Jane Haas is a partner in the Houston office of Lewis Brisbois and a member of the General Liability Practice. Jane Haas represents commercial clients in a broad range of industries including construction, manufacturing, distribution, property management, trucking, and insurance. She has obtained favorable verdicts and settlements for her clients in varying actions including breach of contract, products liability, deceptive trade practices, and negligence claims.

Legal Experience

Former Partner at LeClair Ryan (formerly known as Hays McConn) from 2003-2015

Offices Held

  • Vice Chair of National Chapter of American Subcontractors Association Attorney Council, 2015
  • Board Member of AIM Adoptions in Houston, Texas
  • TADC Board of Directors, 2008-2015

Publications

  • "Defending Subcontractors When the General Contractor is an Empty Pocket" In House Quarterly, Summer 2009
  • Research Assistant for article written by the Honorable Sam Sparks and George Butts, "The Disappearing Jury" published by Voir Dire, and the American Board of Trial Advocates, Spring 2006

Professional Presentations

  • Presentation to Texas Association of Defense Counsel: "Texas' Unruliest Rules: The Abused, Unused, or Did You Know That was in There?" Winter Conference, 2011
  • Presentation to Texas Association of Defense Counsel: "New Developments on Workers' Compensation Wrap-Up Policies" Fall Conference, 2006

Admissions

Texas

United States Southern District

Associations

  • Texas Bar Foundation member, 2011-present
  • American Subcontractor Association, Government Advocacy and Membership committee, 2011-2015
  • Construction Law Section member, Houston Bar Association, 2009-2015
  • TADC member, 2003-2015

Education

Trinity University, South Texas College of Law

Juris Doctor, 2001

Trinity University

Bachelor of Arts, 1994

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