The University of Texas at Austin, Bachelor of Journalism, 2011
The University of Houston Law Center, J.D., 2015
Pooneh Momeni’s practice focuses on civil litigation, with an emphasis on commercial and insurance litigation. She has represented insurers, energy companies, and other businesses in bad faith, breach of contract, and extra-contractual disputes in state and federal court. She has also presented arguments before federal and state courts.
During law school, Pooneh was a Casenotes and Comments Editor for the Houston Journal of International Law, an active member of the Moot Court team, and the American Bar Association representative for the University of Houston Law Center. Prior to joining the firm, Pooneh clerked for The Honorable Stephen Wm. Smith in the Southern District of Texas and The United States Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of Texas.
Pooneh enjoys cooking as much as sampling Houston’s diverse restaurants. She also practices yoga, cheers for the Texas Longhorns, and spends as much time outdoors as possible. Pooneh is fluent in Farsi.