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Education
  • Baylor University School of Law, J.D., 2017, Certification in Real Estate and Natural Resources, Joseph Milton Nance Full Tuition Scholarship Recipient
  • Texas A&M University, B.A., 2014, Communication
  • A.A. White Dispute Resolution Center, University of Houston Law Center, 2013, Certified Mediator
Bar Admissions
  • Texas, 2017
  • United States District Court Eastern and Southern Districts Texas, 2018
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Shelby Raye Jeffcoat
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Associate
sjeffcoat@thompsoncoe.com
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Houston
One Riverway
Suite 1400
Houston, Texas 77056
713-403-8376 direct  |  713-403-8299 fax
Assistant:
Pat Cook
713-403-8202 direct
pcook@thompsoncoe.com
Overview

Shelby’s practice is devoted to insurance coverage litigation and defense.  She counsels carriers, including primary, umbrella, and excess insurers, in first-party coverage litigation and advises insurers on coverage issues under commercial liability, errors and omissions, auto, property, and homeowners’ policies. Shelby assists her clients throughout the claims process and in the transition from the investigation stage to actual litigation. Shelby is also a Certified Mediator.

Representative Experience
  • Assisted insurer clients involving construction defect litigation, personal injury litigation, environmental pollution litigation, and employment wrongful act claims arising in numerous jurisdictions across the United States
  • Defended insurers in extra-contractual claims involving residential and commercial insurance
  • Addressed complex personal automobile policy questions in Texas and New Mexico
  • Represented local contractor in successful debt collection and foreclosure
Professional and Community Activities
  • Houston Young Lawyers Association, 2017
  • State Bar of Texas Insurance Law Section, 2017
  • Houston Masterworks Chorus