Areas of Practice
- Defense Base Act (DBA)
- Longshore and Harbor Worker’s Compensation Act (LHWCA)
- General Civil Litigation
Briana V. Rogers is an Associate Attorney in the firm’s Houston office, focusing her practice primarily on the defense of claims arising under the Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act (LHWCA) and the Defense Base Act (DBA).
Ms. Rogers earned a Bachelor of Journalism from The University of Texas in Austin in 2013, and graduated cum laude from South Texas College of Law in 2020. During law school, Ms. Rogers was part of the Alternative Dispute Resolution Advocates and received third place at the Porter Hedges Annual Alternative Dispute Resolution Tournament in 2018. Ms. Rogers received CALI Excellence for the Future Awards for Contract Negotiating and Drafting. Ms. Rogers was recognized as a Presidential Fellow and was awarded the Dean’s Merit Scholarship and Claire R. Mudge Scholarship. Ms. Rogers also has received a certification for 40 hours of mediator training.
Ms. Rogers’ prior experience includes an internship at the United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas, Houston Division. During her internship with the Honorable Judge Gray Miller, Ms. Rogers focused on drafting final orders and orally presenting them for approval. She also had the opportunity to engage in numerous discussions regarding evidentiary rulings and trial tactics with Judge Miller.
Ms. Rogers was admitted to the Texas Bar in April 2021. She is currently a member of Houston Young Lawyer’s Association and Houston Bar Association.
- South Texas College of Law, Doctor of Jurisprudence, cum laude, 2020
- The University of Texas in Austin – Bachelor of Journalism, 2013
- Admitted to bar, 2021, Texas.
Memberships & Services
- Houston Bar Association
- Houston Young Lawyer Association