Kristie Walsdorf is a trial attorney, who has spent her entire legal career defending her clients. In the course of her 16 years working as an attorney she has represented clients in Florida, Texas, and New York.
Kristie has represented clients in a variety of matters including complex personal injury cases, multi-party Dram Shop cases, and multi-million dollar Premises Liability actions to simple Auto Injury and Assault and Battery cases. Kristie has successfully argued and tried over 150 jury trials in the span of her career including both civil and criminal matters.
When it comes to defending her client’s best interests Kristie is a relentless advocate who is willing to stand up and stand with her clients in every step of the process. Additionally, Kristie is a member of the St. Regis Mohawk Tribal Court where she is not only a member of the bar, but a Tribal member.
Obtained a six figure payment from the State of Texas for her client’s wrongful incarceration by the State of Texas under the Timothy Cole Act.
Successfully argued a Motion for Summary Judgment based on Statute of Limitations for her clients.
Won multiple take nothing verdicts for her clients in several motor vehicle personal injury lawsuits.
Publications & Speaking Engagements
Education, Admissions & Activities
University of New Mexico School of Law
Co-Founder Native American Tribal Law Journal
Nation Mock Trial Champion
University of Alabama v. Garrett U.S. Sup. Ct. 531 U.S. 356 (2001) Student Contributor to Amici Curiae on behalf of the American Assoc of Mental Retardation
Enviornmental Science and Political Science
St. Regis Mohawk Tribal Court
Texas State and District Court
Florida State and District Courts
United States District Court of Texas
Professional and Community Activities
Galveston County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
Harris County Bar Association
Harris County Democratic Lawyers Association
Holy Rosary Catholic Church