Biography

Veronica Diaz-Arrastia is a trial attorney in the firm’s litigation and casualty section, maintaining a diverse practice with an emphasis on commercial litigation, automobile/trucking accidents, premises liability, and construction defect. Veronica represents companies and individuals in State and Federal Court. Veronica zealously represents her clients, maintaining open lines of communication and transparency throughout the litigation process. She is passionate about providing her clients with the highest quality service.

Before joining Thompson Coe, Veronica worked at a boutique personal injury law firm where she counseled clients through the various stages of a lawsuit and maintained a vigorous motion practice. She worked closely with many Spanish-speaking clients.

Education

  • Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law  (J.D., 2017)
    • International Law Review Association, Editorial Board Citations Editor
  • Tulane University  (M.A., 2014)
    • School of Liberal Arts - US History
  • Tulane University  (B.A., 2013)
    • Majored in History

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 2017

Court Admissions

  • Northern and Eastern Districts of Texas

Professional and Community Activities

  • Dallas Bar Association
  • Dallas Association of Young Lawyers
  • Dallas Hispanic Bar Association

Firm Highlights

Publication

Recruiting in 2021

What is Robert Half’s process? How do they make sure that you get the best candidate for the role? Join Kevin and Andrew McNaughtan, Director of Legal Permanent Placement from Robert Half, talk about the candidate...

Experience

COVID-19 Response Team - Resources and Updates

Publication

Concurrent Causation Is Key In Texas Storm Insurance Suits

The 2020 Atlantic hurricane season, which ran from June 1 to Nov. 30, was a record-setting year according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.[1] The season produced 30 named storms, including 13 hurricanes...

News Item

Thompson Coe Among Most Active Insurance Litigation Firms in the US, Study finds.

Thompson Coe Cousins & Irons was named among the most active law firms for insurance litigation over the past three years, according to LexMachina’s 2021 Insurance Report. Other firms identified in the report include...

Experience

Thompson Coe Obtains Texas Supreme Court Victory in Shooting Accident Suit

News Item

Thompson Coe Partner Gary Pate Wins Complete Defense Verdict in Bench Trial Involving Real Estate Dispute

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Thompson Coe Welcomes Partners Kenya Bodden and Patrick Kelly

Publication

The COVID-19 Vaccine Part 2

The golden question: can you mandate the COVID-19 vaccine? EEOC has now given guidance surrounding vaccines in the workplace. Join Kevin Mosher and repeat guest, Stephanie Rojo from the Thompson Coe Austin office talk...

Experience

Claims Handling & Litigation: 2021 Freeze and Power Outage Catastrophe

Publication

The 2020 HR Recap

We’ve made it to the recap episode! The good, the bad, the ugly, and everything in between. Join Kevin and Elaine (Lainey) Luthens as they discuss it all including FFCRA legislation, OSHA, what they...