Naman Howell is proud to welcome its new class of equity members, Evan
Patterson, Matthew Bohuslav, Kaitlin Kerr, Michael Duncan, and Jacqueline Altman.
The election of its new equity members includes attorneys from all the
four offices of Naman Howell, Austin, Fort Worth, San Antonio, and Waco.
They each focus on various areas of law and have successfully met all
requirements to be elected as members by the executive committee of the firm.
Evan Patterson is based in the San Antonio office of Naman Howell. The focus of his practice
is commercial transportation litigation. Earlier this year he obtained
a no liability and zero damages total defense verdict in a four-day trial
in Bexar County. Prior to joining Naman Howell, he was an Assistant District
Attorney for the Bexar County District Attorney’s Office, leading
over 25 cases to trial. He is a graduate of Boston College Law School
and Baylor University.
Matthew Bohuslav is based in the Austin office of Naman Howell. The focus of his practice
is administrative law and civil litigation. He has successfully tried
cases to juries in both state and federal courts, including arguing multiple
appeals at the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit. He is a graduate
of The University of Texas School of Law. Prior to joining Naman Howell,
he was an Assistant Attorney General for the Texas Attorney General’s
Office for over a decade.
Kaitlin Kerr is based in the Fort Worth office of Naman Howell. The focus of her practice
is insurance defense and personal injury litigation. Prior to joining
Naman Howell she served as a Judicial Clerk to Senior U.S. District Judge
Robert Junell in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas.
She is a graduate of Texas Tech School of Law and Baylor University.
Michael Duncan is based in the Austin office of Naman Howell. The focus of his practice
is appellate law and motions practice. He is admitted to the U.S. Court
of Appeals 5th Circuit, and the Western and Southern U.S. District Court of Texas. Michael
is a graduate of The University of Texas School of Law and Rice University.
Jacqueline Altman is based in the Waco office of Naman Howell. The focus of her practice
is personal injury defense and patent litigation. She has extensive experience
representing clients at the district court level, co-pending IPRs, and
through appeals at the Federal and Supreme Court level, as well as Hatch-Waxman
litigation for pharmaceutical companies. She is a graduate of Baylor University
School of Law and University of California, Irvine.