Katherine A. Brooker




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Katherine Brooker is a trial associate in the Houston office of Baker Botts. Ms. Brooker represents clients in a broad range of complex civil litigation matters, including construction litigation, corporate investigations, energy litigation, products liability litigation, and labor and employment matters. Ms. Brooker also counsels employers on a variety of issues, including terminations, reductions in force and reasonable accommodations.

Related Experience

Energy Litigation
  • Post-closing title disputes and arbitration for private companies 
  • Oil and gas lease interpretation 

Construction Litigation
  • Mechanic's lien, defective work and breach of contract suit
  • Representation of petrochemical company in litigation surrounding construction of plant facility

Employment Counseling & Litigation
  • EEOC, NLRB, and other state and federal agency matters
  • Non-competition and trade secret agreement cases
  • Wrongful discharge cases
  • Employment discrimination suits
  • Compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and the Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA)
  • Implementation of local companywide reductions in force

  • Ongoing representation of petrochemical company in cases involving products liability, personal injury and premises liability
  • Representation of global network marketing company in multi-million fraudulent transfer suit
  • Representation of special litigation committee in relation to derivative suit challenging merger
  • ERISA litigation with respect to disputes between employer-sponsored self-funded benefits plans and providers of medical services
  • Pro bono representation of landlord tenant and custody matters


Publications, Speeches & Presentations

Products Liability Desk Reference: A Fifty-State Compendium (2016-2017)