Debbie McComas has argued before the Texas Supreme Court, petitioned the United States Supreme Court, reversed unfavorable jury verdicts, and persuaded arbitration panels. Whether before the highest courts or a trial court in rural East Texas, Debbie dedicates herself to her clients and brings practical solutions to uncommon problems.
Debbie has led teams in significant appeals and trial matters throughout the country. She argued In re Schmitz to the Texas Supreme Court, a case that set the standard for shareholder derivative suits against Texas corporations. Her extensive knowledge of both state and federal procedure and her ability to quickly grasp facts and legal issues allows her to aid her clients on a broad array of subjects, including the oil and gas industry, where she has represented both owners and operators.
A consummate advocate, Debbie is also dedicated to her community and is proud to serve as co-chair of Haynes and Boone’s Pro Bono and Public Service Committee. She also serves as a member of the Board of her church. She is honored to have received the Light of Justice Award from the Texas Defender Service for her pro bono achievements.
- Honored with the Texas Defender Service Light of Justice Award (2014)
- Texas Super Lawyers - Rising Stars, Thomson Reuters, Appellate (2004-2008)