Education

J.D., Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law, 2008
M.S. Sociology, University of North Texas, 2005
B.S. Sociology, Texas A & M University, 2002

Andrea K. Bouressa

Biography

Andrea K. Bouressa is an associate attorney practicing in Scheef & Stone, L.L.P.’s Frisco office where she works on a broad range of commercial litigation matters. Her experience includes insurance defense, premises liability, employment claims, product liability, and other civil disputes. Before entering private practice, Ms. Bouressa clerked for U.S. Senator John Cornyn’s legal counsel for the Senate Judiciary Committee.

Representative Matters

Defended national insurance providers in first-party coverage disputes with policyholders;

Represented insurance, real estate, and financial industry professionals in third-party claims of breach of fiduciary duty, misrepresentation and fraud;

Defended appeal from summary judgment in premises liability suit arising from personal injury at sports and events center;

Defended employers from lawsuits brought by employees alleging discrimination and/or retaliation;

Represented an injured employee in fraudulent transfer claims against former employer who failed to maintain workers’ compensation insurance, including defense of underlying personal injury judgment on appeal to the Texas Supreme Court.

Bar Admissions

  • State Bar of Texas, 2008
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas, 2009

Professional Memberships

  • Member, State Bar of Texas
  • Member, McKinney Bar Association
  • Member, Collin County Women Lawyers Association
  • Member, Dallas Bar Association
    • Appellate Law Section, Tort and Insurance Practice Section
  • Member, Dallas A&M Club
  • Member, Golden Corridor Republican Women
  • Former Director and Treasurer, Texas Aggie Bar Association
  • Former Collin County Republican Party General Counsel and Precinct Chair

Honors

  • Order of Barristers, SMU Dedman School of Law
  • Dean’s Scholarship Recipient, SMU Dedman School of Law

 

Frisco Office

Ph (214) 472-2100
Fx (214) 472-2150
2600 Network Boulevard
Suite 400
Frisco, Texas 75034

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