Stacey Reese represents both plaintiffs and defendants in a broad range of civil litigation matters with a strong emphasis on business and commercial disputes and water-related litigation. Her business and commercial case experience includes high-value contract disputes, intellectual property, fraud, tortious interference, and breach of fiduciary duties. Her water representation includes serving as general counsel to groundwater districts and representing private clients in all faucets of groundwater litigation including permitting issues, “takings” claims, contested case hearings, and administrative appeals. Stacey is also frequently retained by local firms as a critical member of their trial team on complex litigation matters.
Stacey has been recognized by Texas Super Lawyers in 2014-2016 as a “Rising Star” in Business Litigation and as a Texas Super Lawyer in 2020. Stacey was also named one of the 18 best Austin litigators by Expertise in 2017 and 2018. Stacey started her own firm in 2013 after she worked for over six years in the litigation section of a prominent Austin-based firm. At her own firm, Stacey manages a strategically selected caseload that ensures attentive, personalized, efficient, and results oriented representation so her clients resume their lives with minimal disruption and spend less time in the courtroom.
Stacey is admitted to practice in Texas, the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, and the United States District Courts for the Western, Eastern, Northern, and Southern Districts of Texas. Whether you need a lawyer to meet your specific litigation challenge head-on or fulfill a general or special counsel role, Stacey will bring her extensive knowledge, dedication and innovation to bear on your case.