Representative Experience

  • Assisted in matters involving family law, personal injury, criminal defense, and probate.
  • Intern for United States Representative Jeb Hensarling (R-TX 5th District).

Education

  • Bachelor of Business Administration Degree, magna cum laude, from Texas Tech University, 2013
  • Juris Doctor Degree, cum laude, from Texas Tech University School of Law, 2016
    • 1L Mock Trial Competition Finalist, Best Oralist
    • TYLA National Trial Competition, 2014-2015
    • Mack Kidd Administrative Law Moot Court Competition, Runner Up Best Oralist, 2014-2015
    • In Vino Veritas Mock Trial Competition, Quarterfinalist, 2015-2016
    • Estate Planning & Community Property Law Journal, Volume 8, Executive Symposium Editor
    • Board of Barristers, Director of Fundraising
    • Moot Court and Mock Trial Committee, Board of Barristers
    • Organization of Women Law Students, Member
    • Phi Delta Phi, Member

Memberships

  • American Bar Association

Publications and Presentations

  • Author, “What Would Zeus Think?: Choosing Between the Freedom to Create a Will and Freedom of Religion,” Texas Tech Estate Planning and Commercial Property Law Journal, Volume 8, Online Codicil
  • Author, “How Will TSA Handle the New Threat to Homeland Security—The Bioweapon?,” 7 J. of Biosecurity, Biosafety & Biodefense L. 91 (2016).

Personal

Alyssa was born in Lubbock, Texas and attended high school in Frisco, Texas. Alyssa enjoys watching Red Raider football, traveling and spending time with her family.