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Nicole Muñoz Huschka Practice Overview

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Ms. Muñoz Huschka’s practice primarily focuses on business, commercial, insurance, and labor and employment litigation. She has represented clients in commercial contract disputes, cases related to title, life, health, and disability insurance litigation, partnership and business disputes, and a wide spectrum of employment matters.  Her labor and employment experience specifically includes representing both employers and employees concerning unemployment benefits, ERISA, wage and hour disputes, Title VII, harassment, trade secrets, and restrictive covenants in both litigation and arbitration.  Ms. Muñoz Huschka also maintains an extensive ERISA litigation docket and enjoys tracking the latest ERISA-jurisprudence trends and rulings.  Prior to joining Figari + Davenport, Ms. Muñoz Huschka practiced at a business litigation firm and gained extensive litigation experience on both the plaintiff and defense side in federal and state courts, securing optimum results for her clients from securing pre-judgment injunctive orders to appellate review relief. Ms. Muñoz Huschka takes a grassroots approach to her cases, working to develop the strategy of each case, initiating tactical motion practice, and advocating in the courtroom.

Education

  • J.D., Texas A&M University School of Law, 2015
    Notes & Comments Editor, Texas A&M Law Review, 2014-2015
    Student Member, The Mahon Inn of Court, 2014-2015
  • B.A., The University of Texas at San Antonio, 2012

Honors

  • Named by D Magazine as “Best Lawyers Under 40” (2021)
  • Named a Texas Rising Star (Texas Monthly, 2019-2021)
  • Dallas Women Lawyers Association, "Rising Raggio" Award Recipient (2019)
  • La Estrella Award Recipient, Dallas Hispanic Bar Association (2016)
  • Dallas Women Lawyers Association, Texas A&M Scholarship Recipient (2015)
  • Collins Clerk, Dallas Bar Foundation (2014)
  • Dallas Women Lawyers Association
  • American Bar Association, Women in Dispute Resolution

Memberships

  • State Bar of Texas
  • Dallas Association of Young Lawyers, Vice President
  • Dallas Association of Young Lawyers Foundation, Chair of the Foundation
  • Dallas Association of Young Lawyers, Chair of the DAYL Bolton Ball
  • Dallas Women Lawyers Association, Board of Directors, VP of Leadership Class
  • Dallas Hispanic Bar Association, Member
  • Dallas Bar Association, Member
  • Dallas Hispanic Bar Association, Board of Directors (2016-2018)
  • Zeta Tau Alpha Fraternity, Alumna Member
  • SPCA of Texas, Annual Donor
  • IMPRINT Theatreworks, Board of Directors

Admitted to Practice

  • State of Texas
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas
  • United States District Court for the Western District of Texas
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas