Houston, Texas (PRWEB) July 23, 2014
Head of Litigation and Senior Associate at Mostyn Law Firm, Rene Sigman was accepted by the New York State Bar Association (NYSBA) last Thursday and can now begin practicing law in the state of New York. The yearlong process included a lengthy application and a look into Sigman’s legal work, non-legal work and personal life. The New York State Bar Association includes over 76,000 members, with 18,000 members residing out of state. Sigman’s acceptance to the NYSBA means that she can now handle litigation for clients in New York on behalf of Mostyn Law Firm.
“It was a long and thorough process, but I am thrilled to have been accepted by the New York State Bar Association and I look forward to practicing law in the state,” said Sigman. “Just like in Texas, I will continue to fight for the rights of our clients and zealously represent their cause.”
Sigman has been employed with Mostyn Law Firm since 2001. She is a Senior Associate with the firm and is also Head of Litigation. Ms. Sigman has handled thousands of First Party Litigation cases against insurance companies since her employment with the firm, all of which have been tried or settled. She has trial experience and has tried cases, including First Party Bad Faith and Underinsured Motorist (UIM) cases against insurance companies. Ms. Sigman has also handled personal injury cases, predatory lending practices cases against mortgage companies, and construction defect cases. She has been named to the Super Lawyers, Texas Rising Star list consecutively since 2010 to the present.
In addition to her work at the firm, Sigman was an Adjunct Professor at South Texas College of Law from 2005 to 2008, teaching Mock Trial Litigation under South Texas's Advocacy Director and Associate Dean T. Gerald Treece. She has always been active in the advocacy program at South Texas College of Law and continues to support the program.
To learn more about Mostyn Law Firm, please visit http://www.MostynLaw.com.
About Mostyn Law Firm
Based in Houston, Texas, Mostyn Law Firm was established in 1999 by Steve Mostyn. Mostyn Law Firm has earned its reputation by tirelessly standing up for the rights of ordinary people who have been treated unfairly by insurers, injured by defective products, or suffered personal injury. Mostyn Law Firm has 125 employees in its offices in Houston, Beaumont, Austin, and Galveston.