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Michelle Mei-Hsue Cheng

Michelle Mei-Hsue Cheng

Practice areas:

Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury

Client reviews

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1996

  1. Medical Malpractice: 75%
  2. Personal Injury: 25%

Attorney Endorsements

2 total 

  • Brian Douglas Walters

    I endorse this lawyer. I have known Michelle since we attended Law School together at the University of Texas in the 1990s. She is very smart, hard work and will fight for her clients. I strongly endorse her.


    Brian Walters Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • James Scott Gilbreath

    I practice 100% family law, but I know that Michelle and her law firm are top in their game when it comes to personal injury work and other litigation matters. I highly recommend Michelle.


    James Gilbreath Family Attorney
    Relationship: Friend

Contact Info

7500 Rialto Blvd, Bldg Two
Ste 250
Austin, TX, 78735



TXEligible To Practice In Texas 199608/25/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Pathfinder AwardTravis County Women Lawyers Association2013
Texas Super LawyerTexas Monthly Magazine2013
Texas Super LawyerTexas Monthly Magazine2012
Texas Super LawyerTexas Monthly Magazine2011
Texas Super LawyerTexas Monthly Magazine2010
Texas Super LawyerTexas Monthly Magazine2009
Outstanding Young Lawyer of AustinAustin Young Lawyers Association2006
Outstanding Committee ChairAustin Bar Association2005
Litigation AwardTravis County Women Lawyers Association2004
Outstanding DirectorAustin Young Lawyers Association2004

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerWhitehurst, Harkness, Brees & Cheng, P.C.1996 - Present


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Lloyd Lochridge American Inn of CourtMember2011 - Present
Austin Bar FoundationDirector2010 - Present
Texas Access to Justice CommissionCommissioner2009 - Present
State Bar of TexasGrievance Committee Panel Chair2009 - Present
State Bar of TexasBoard of Directors2006 - 2009
Austin Asian American Bar AssociationCouncil Member2006 - 2011
Texas Bar JournalEditorial Board2006 - 2008
Austin Bar AssociationDirector2004 - 2006
Leadership AustinGraduate2004 - 2004
Capital Area AIDS Legal ProjectAdvisory Board Member2003 - Present
Austin Young Lawyers AssociationDirector2002 - 2005
Travis County Women Lawyers AssociationDirector2000 - 2003


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of TexasDoctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor (J.D.)N/A1996