Katherine Seiler joined Tekell, Book, Allen & Morris, L.L.P. in 2017 as an associate. She is a cum laude graduate of Texas A&M University, where she majored in Political Science and minored in History. During her undergraduate studies, she clerked for Wilson, a Schlumberger Company in their legal department.
Katherine received her law degree from the University of Houston Law Center. Throughout her law school tenure, she worked during her first year as a full-time corporate safety buyer for National Oilwell Varco, clerked for two years at the 295th Harris County Civil District Court with the Honorable Caroline E. Baker, as well as completed judicial externships with Chief Justice Sherry Radack of the Texas First Court of Appeals, the Honorable Rebeca Huddle of the Texas First Court of Appeals, and The Honorable Jennifer Walker Elrod of the United States Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals. During her time at the Fifth Circuit, she worked both from Houston and at the John Minor Wisdom U.S. Court of Appeals Building in New Orleans, Louisiana.
Her judicial experience in both state and federal courts encompassed drafting opinions in both civil and criminal cases, drafting court orders, drafting legal memorandum, making recommendations on various motions, and assisting the state district court through over 75 jury trials.
Areas of Concentration
Personal Injury Defense
Professional Activities and Memberships
State Bar of Texas
Houston Bar Association
Garland Walker Inn of Court
The Texas Center for Legal Ethics
The Business Ethics Forum
The Murray Hill Institute, Board of Directors
Assistant Contributing Editor, Texas Business Litigation, Sofia Adrogué & The Honorable Caroline E. Baker (ALM 2016-2017 Publication) (Third Edition) (1500+ pages, 22 Chapters, ranging from Third Party Litigation Financing to IP & Trade Secrets Litigation).
University of Houston Law Center, J.D., 2016
Texas A&M University, B.S., 2012
Admitted to practice in Texas in 2017