Kennetha Lucas

Ms. Lucas has more than 30 years of experience in the Texas insurance industry.  She has worked in both property and casualty underwriting, agency claims management, and as a licensed property and casualty insurance adjuster for a major insurance carrier. Ms. Lucas’ law practice involves the defense of lawsuits involving coverage, extra-contractual liability and policy interpretation issues in both commercial and personal lines policy litigation, as well as assisting with special investigation for insurers’ claims investigations.

Employment

Martin, Disiere, Jefferson & Wisdom, L.L.P., October 2000 – present

Bracewell & Patterson, L.L.P., July 1999 – January 2000, Law Clerk

Republic Insurance Group, 1988 – 1993,  Sr. Claims Representative

Houston Claims, Inc., 1987 – 1988, Claims Clerk

Couch Insurance Agency, 1980-1987

Professional Affiliations

State Bar of Texas

American Bar Association

Houston Bar Association

Texas Young Lawyers’ Association

Honors & Awards

Named to the Texas Rising Stars list by Super Lawyers®, a Thomson Reuters business, as featured in Texas Monthly and Texas Rising Stars magazines (2005-2008)

Publications

A Prejudicial Requirement: The Ongoing Development of Liability Policy Notice – Prejudice Issues,” Coverage Newsletter, May/June 2008. American Bar Association.

Former Student Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Texas Consumer Law, 1999 – 2000

Former Co-Editor, Legalese, The Student Publication of the U of H Law Center

Seminars & Speaking Engagements

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Houston
Niels Esperson Building
808 Travis
20th Floor
Houston, TX 77002
T: 713.632.1785
F: 713.222.0101

Admissions

Education

University of Houston Law Center, J.D., 2000

University of Houston, B.S., 1997