Michelle Whitman

Michelle WhitmanMichelle Whitman earned her bachelor's degree from Emory University and a Juris Doctor degree from the University of Miami School of Law. She is a member of the American Bar Association, the Texas Trial Lawyers Association and the Texas State Bar Association. Michelle was admitted to the State Bar of Texas in 2001 and was recognized in 2007, 2008 and 2010 on the Thomson Reuters list of Texas Rising Stars®.

Areas of Practice

  • Asbestos Litigation
  • Toxic Tort
  • Civil Law
  • Product Liability

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 2001
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Texas, 2002


  • Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, B.A., 1998
  • University of Miami School of Law, Coral Gables, Florida, J.D., 2001

Professional Associations & Memberships

  • American Bar Association
  • Texas State Bar Association
  • Texas Trial Lawyers Association

Past Employment Positions

  • Waters & Kraus, LLP, Partner (2001-2011)

Honors & Awards

  • Selected for recognition on the Texas Rising Stars list, published by
    Thomson Reuters, Legal, 2007, 2008, 2010
  • Moot Court Board, 1999-2001