Shawn B. Williamson

Shawn B. Williamson, J.D.

Senior Associate

Houston Office
24 Greenway Plaza, Suite 1800A
Houston, Texas 77046

Legal Assistant

Kayla Brake

Shawn B. Williamson, J.D., Senior Associate, is an experienced negotiator with a focus on probate/fiduciary litigation. His experience also includes probate administration, guardianship matters, a broad range of civil litigation issues, appeals, and property divisions involving agriculture and mineral rights. 

Shawn received his law degree from South Texas Collee of Law cum laude and a Bachelor of Arts in Theatre from McMurry University. Prior to pursuing his law degree, Shawn taught public school for ten years.

In his spare time, Shawn enjoys spending time with his wife and children, trying new coffee shops, hiking, metal detecting, competitive board games, and cheering on the Houston Astros.

Education & Accreditations

  • South Texas College of Law 
    J.D., cum laude
    National Champion Sandra Day O’Connor Law and Science Mock Trial
    Heart of South Texas Advocacy Award
    Best Brief and Best Team at John R. Brown Admiralty Moot Court Competition
    President, Phi Delta Phi
    Langdell Scholar
  • McMurry University
    Bachelor of Arts in Theatre
  • Admitted to practice law in Texas

Honors & Awards

  • Business Litigation Lawyer of the Year (2022) – Houstonia magazine
  • Education Lawyer of the Year (2021) – Houstonia magazine

Professional Memberships & Designations

  • Houston Bar Association
  • President, Bay Area Bar Association

Community Service & Personal Interests

  • Director, Henderson Charitable Foundation Board of Directors