Admitted to practice law before the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas, Houston Division and practices in the State courts of Texas. A litigator who handle cases in both the trial and appellate courts.
EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY COMMISSION- Investigator
Investigated charges of race, sex, national origin, religion, and age discrimination for the United States Governmental agency empowered to eradicate discrimination in the workplace, the EEOC; by participation in onsite investigations of discrimination cases at major Fortune 500 corporations and public entities throughout Houston, Texas, and surrounding areas. Completed investigation of class action and individual claims and made reasonable cause or no reasonable cause recommendations to the former District Director, Harriet Joan Ehlrich. Participated in counseling, intake and workshops involving various facets of discrimination.
An avid jogger, collegiate tennis player and participant in several Marathons and walks benefiting Breast cancer, Diabetes, Hypertension , AIDS and the American Cancer Society. A member of the Alpha Kappa Alpha Soroity, Inc.
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I endorse this lawyer. Attorney Jennings works tirelessly for her clients to protect their rights. She is a no nonsense lawyer who knows what you are worth and will negotiate nothing less. Her strong and stern demeanor commands respect in the conference room and the court room. Employment law has always been her passion and she is dedicated to staying abreast of the changes in the law and how it affects her client's bottom line.
|TX||Eligible To Practice In Texas||1991||01/19/2017|
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Outstanding Young Women in America||Marquis||1991|
|Certificate of Fellowship||Wheeler Avenue Baptist Church||1989|
|Investigative Conference||Justice Clarence Thomas, former EEOC Commissioner||1987|
|Senior Attorney||Law Office of Debra Jennings||1991 - 2013|
|Investigator||EEOC||1984 - 1986|
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|State Bar of Texas||Member||N/A|
|Sampling of Cases||Confidential Settlements and pending cases|
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|South Texas Law Review||South Texas Law Review||N/A|
|South Texas College of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1986|
|University of Houston||N/A||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1981|
|South Texas Mock Trial Challenge||Judge||2013|
|Lawline||Advanced Investigation of Sexual Harassment in the digital age||2013|
|Keynote Speaker along with James Meredith, Mother of the Year Banquet||NAACP Freedom Fund Scholarship||2013|