Theresa A. Sandoval
Theresa is Senior Counsel with Kuchler Polk Weiner. She began practicing law in Houston after graduating from The University of Texas School of Law in 2000. Theresa has a wide variety of litigation experience. Initially, Theresa worked on a national products liability team with Shook, Hardy & Bacon representing pharmaceutical and tobacco defendants in complex products liability litigation matters. Additionally, she has helped a small geophysics firm regain lost royalties on projects in Equatorial Guinea, arbitrated a multimillion dollar separation matter for a local law firm, and handled probate and estate matters. Theresa also has the unique experience of having worked as in-house counsel for a national manufacturing company where she negotiated contracts and disputes with vendors and customers.
Today, Theresa focuses her practice on employment-related litigation, investigation, and counseling. Her clients include Fortune 500 companies, small companies, individuals, and non-profits. Theresa routinely represents corporations as both plaintiffs and defendants in a variety of employment and commercial contract matters. She also conducts investigations regularly, including complaints related to race, gender, age, and disability discrimination, sexual harassment, hostile environment, conflict of interest, immigration and nationality, and misappropriation of funds both within the United States and internationally. In addition, Theresa enjoys counseling and advising individuals and small-business owners as their employment needs evolve. Her goal is to find innovative, yet practical, solutions for her clients.
Ms. Sandoval has been named by Texas Monthly magazine as a “Rising Star.”