Bar & Court Admissions
- State Bar of Texas
- University of Chicago Law School, J.D.
- Baylor University, B.B.A.
Jessica Pharis is an associate in M&R’s Houston office and member of the firm’s Energy Practice Group. She has unique and extensive courtroom experience, having spent a year as a Judicial Law Clerk for the Honorable Reed O’Connor, Judge of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas.
At M&R, Jessica primarily represents energy-focused clients in complex disputes venued in state and federal courts. Toward that end, she drafts pleadings and briefs; crafts and argues motions; conducts written discovery and depositions; participates in court and arbitration hearings; and assists with settlement negotiations and trial preparation.
While in law school at the University of Chicago, Jessica was a staff member of the Texas Law Society.