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About Me

My practice includes employment, education, and governmental entity law. 


Practice Areas


  1. Education: 50%
  2. Employment & Labor: 40%
  3. Government: 10%



Hourly ($200-250/hour)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

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Contact Info

Underwood Attorneys and Counselors at Law

PO Box 9158
Amarillo, TX, 79109


TXEligible To Practice In Texas 200409/19/2015

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Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Texas Rising StarTexas Lawyer Magazine2014
Texas Rising StarTexas Lawyer Magazine2013
Texas Rising StarTexas Lawyer Magazine2012
Texas Rising StarTexas Lawyer Magazine2011
Texas Rising StarTexas Lawyer Magazine2010
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Texas Rising StarTexas Lawyer Magazine2008
Texas Rising StarTexas Lawyer Magazine2007
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
N/ACenter for Special Education Due Process2003 - 2004
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Amarillo Bar AssociaitonDirector2013 - 2014
Texas Young Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
Amarillo Bar AssociationMemberN/A
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Oklahoma College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2004
University of Nebraska, LincolnEnglish & PsychologyBA - Bachelor of Arts2000
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
West Texas A&M University Spring SeminarBeing Your Brothers' Keeper - Should School Districts Monitor Employee and Student Blogs?2007
National Association of Legal SecretariesWorkplace Privacy: To Snoop or Not to Snoop?2007
Professional Development for District SecretariesAn Introduction to Special Education2006
TASA/TASB ConventionCan the Gift Horse Decipher Chapter 176 Disclosure Requirements?2006
Region 16 Education Service CenterIDEA Regulations Update2006
Amarillo ISD's CounselorsAISD Guidance Counselor Training2006
Amarillo Independent School District Guidance CounselorsGuidance Counselor Legal Update2006
UnknownNew Developments in Special Education in Texas: Discipline, Due Process, Complaints & Alternative Dispute Resolution2006
TASA/TASB 45th Annual ConventionVendor Contracts: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly2005
Hereford Independent School District Administrator's TrainingEmployee File Documentation a/k/a Doing the Paper Shuffle2005
Region 1679th Legislative Update2005
Crosbyton Consolidated Independent School District In-Service TrainingSpecial Education2005
Canyon Independent School District Administrator's RetreatEmployee File Documentation a/k/a Doing the Paper Shuffle2005
West Texas A&M University Spring SeminarHot Topics in Public Education2005