Barbara L. Hachenburg is an AV-rated lawyer by Martindale-Hubbell and a certified mediator. She received her Bachelor of Science in Management degree in 1986 and Doctor of Jurisprudence in 1989 from Tulane University in New Orleans, Louisiana. In law school, she served on the Moot Court Board and was elected to the Order of Barristers. She competed as a member of Tulane’s National Trial Team for two years, reaching the quarter-final round in her third year of school. She was the winner of the Phelps, Dunbar Senior Trial Competition and a finalist in the McGlinchey, Stafford Junior Trial Competition. She also received American Jurisprudence awards for Trial Advocacy and Professional Responsibility. She has practiced law in Houston since 1989. Barbara is also listed in the 2010 and 2013 editions of The Best Lawyers in America. She has tried over 100 cases to a jury verdict in various counties in Southeast Texas, representing small business owners, corporations, insurance companies and individuals. Barbara is admitted to practice in all Texas state courts, the United States District Court for the Southern and Eastern Districts of Texas, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit. She is a member of the State Bar of Texas, Texas Association of Defense Counsel, Houston Bar Association, and American Board of Trial Advocates. Barbara mediates a wide variety of cases both pre and post-litigation. Barbara’s practice areas include personal injury defense, extra-contractual insurance claims, Stowers and coverage advice, employment law, and school law.