Shirley has considerable experience with many practice areas including: insurance defense, railroad defense litigation, premises and product liability, construction law defense, labor and employment law and personal injury defense.


  • University of Oklahoma, vocal music
  • Southwestern Paralegal Institute, Houston, Texas – ABA approved school
  • Received the CLA designation from the National Association of Legal Assistants, now the CP (Certified Paralegal) designation
  • Received board specialization designations from the Texas Board of Legal Specialization in:
    • Personal Injury and Civil Trial Law
    • Regular CLE attendance for 0ver 20 years to maintain board certification status


My job is to be the best qualified and prepared paralegal I can be and to make my attorneys look good in every situation.