Kean Miller, LLP
Linda Broocks is partner in the Houston office of Kean Miller. She joined the firm in 2017 and maintains an active practice in trials and appeals of complex commercial, securities, personal injury, employment and real estate cases. Linda is Board Certified in Civil Trial Law and Civil Appellate Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization and is also a certified mediator, with experience mediating a variety of civil suits, and an arbitrator for the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority.Linda earned her B.A. from Rice University in 1972. She earned her J.D., with honors, in 1978, from the University of Texas School of Law, where she was the note and comment editor of the Texas Law Review.
She has been recognized by Thomson Reuters among the Texas Super Lawyers in civil litigation defense in every year of voting. She was selected as a Premier Woman in the Law by the Association of Women Attorneys in 2018, and as a Woman on the Move by the Houston Chronicle, Channel 11 and Texas Executive Women in 2000.She is AV-rated by Martindale-Hubbell.
She served as a Judicial Law Clerk to the Honorable Judge John R. Brown, Chief Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit from 1978-1979.Linda's community service includes: Board Member for Southeastern Women in Financial Services; Member of the Year (2018), a founder and Immediate Past President of the Executive Committee, Center for Women in Law at the University of Texas, Board Member and Past President, Texas Association of Civil Trial and Appellate Specialists, Sustaining Life Fellow and former Vice Chair, Houston Bar Foundation, and Instructor, National Institute of Trial Advocacy.