HOUSTON - A labor and employment litigator who is widely respected for her
extensive trial experience and advice representing a range of employers has
rejoined Fulbright & Jaworski L.L.P. as senior counsel. Teri L. Danish
previously spent six years at the international firm as an associate in the
Danish will work from Fulbright's Houston office. She rejoins Fulbright from
Colvin, Chaney, Saenz & Rodriguez, L.L.P., where she has been practicing
since 1999. Danish has handled labor and employment matters at trial and before
administrative agencies, provided training and counseling for her clients on
labor and employment issues, engaged in collective bargaining negotiations,
advised clients in organizing campaigns and defended clients in labor
In recent years, Danish has practiced in South Texas, where she represented
clients in civil litigation and handled all aspects of employment and labor
issues, including trial of employment discrimination claims, labor contract
negotiation and arbitration and organizing campaigns. She previously served as senior
labor counsel and associate director of Human Resources at Cooper Industries,
where she managed the employment litigation for the company, as well as negotiated
collective bargaining agreements, and represented the company in grievance
proceedings and labor arbitration. She also worked in-house briefly at Chevron.
Coming back to Fulbright offers an opportunity to further expand her work
and re-establish contacts in Houston, Danish said.
Danish received her J.D. from the University of San Diego School of Law in
1990 and her undergraduate degree from Texas A&M University in 1984. She is
licensed to practice law in the state of Texas, and is board certified in Labor
and Employment Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.
Founded in 1919, Fulbright & Jaworski L.L.P. is a leading full-service
international law firm, with nearly 900 lawyers in 17 locations in Austin,
Beijing, Dallas, Denver, Dubai, Hong Kong, Houston, London, Los Angeles,
Minneapolis, Munich, New York, Pittsburgh-Southpointe, Riyadh, San Antonio, St.
Louis and Washington, D.C. For more information, visit www.fulbright.com.