Donna K. McElroy

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San Antonio
112 E. Pecan Street
Suite 1800
San Antonio, Texas 78205
210-554-5272 tel
210-226-8395 fax
 

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Donna is head of the firm’s Labor and Employment Department. She and her team of employment and employer-rights attorneys are problem solvers. They focus on quick, common-sense resolution of everyday challenges and creative, timely resolution of more complex issues. They seek practical solutions which are enduring and aligned with the goals and objectives of an employer’s leadership team and operations. When litigation is necessary, Donna and her team advocate aggressively and effectively for their clients.

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PROFESSIONAL AND COMMUNITY ACTIVITIES
  • American Bar Association, Labor and Employment Law Section
  • Texas Bar Association, Labor and Employment Law Section
  • San Antonio Bar Association
  • San Antonio Bar Foundation
  • National Association of College and University Attorneys
  • Bexar County Women’s Bar Association - Member and former Board of Director
  • William S. Sessions American Inn of Court
  • Mental Health Association, Former Board of Director
  • Headwaters Coalition, Board Member
  • Downtown YMCA, Former Director
  • Lone Star Auburn Club, Former Director
  • Our Lady of Grace ACTS Core Director, 2010-2012
  • San Antonio City Year, Board Member and Treasurer, 2008-2010
  • National Association of Professional Women
PROFESSIONAL RECOGNITION
  • Selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers In America®, 2006-2014
  • Martindale-Hubbell® AV® Preeminent Peer Review Rating
  • Selected for inclusion in the Martindale-Hubbell® Bar Register of Preeminent Women Lawyers™, 2013
  • Selected for inclusion as a "Texas Super Lawyer, Employment Litigation: Defense," Super Lawyers, 2010-2013

 

Certifications
Board Certified Labor and Employment Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization
Clerkships
Education
  • Tulane University Law School, J.D., cum laude, 1986
  • Auburn University, B.S., 1983
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Admitted to Practice
  • Texas, 1986
  • Supreme Court of the United States
  • United States Court of Appeals Fifth Circuit
  • United States District Court Northern, Southern, Western and Eastern Districts of Texas
  • United States District Court Northern District of Florida