SERVICE AREAS

Commercial Litigation
Healthcare

EDUCATION

  • South Texas College of Law, J.D., 2010, Law Review, Valedictorian
  • Vermont College, M.F.A., 2000
  • University of Houston, M.A., 1990
  • University of Houston, B.A., 1983, summa cum laude

BAR ADMISSIONS

  • Texas

COURT ADMISSIONS

  • U.S. District Courts for the Eastern and Southern Districts of Texas

SUPPORT STAFF

Becky Delancy
Legal Administrative Assistant
T: 713.951.5612
E: becky.delancy@strasburger.com

Michelle Brockway

Senior Counsel

909 Fannin Street
Suite 2300
Houston, TX 77010
T: 713.951.5647
F: 832.397.3514
E: michelle.brockway@strasburger.com

    
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Michelle Brockway is a litigator who represents and defends clients in matters involving health law, banking, and business and commercial disputes.

EXPERIENCE

HEALTHCARE LITIGATION AND BUSINESS DISPUTES

  • Represented healthcare entities in business disputes involving various aspects of federal and state healthcare law
  • Obtained summary judgment on behalf of healthcare entity in payment dispute with Medicaid contractor
  • Obtained favorable settlement on behalf of founding member of professional association in dispute over buy-out rights
  • Represented physicians in disputes with healthcare entities
  • Assisted physician clients in responding to Civil Investigation Demands
  • Represented out-of-network healthcare providers in payor disputes

COMMERCIAL LITIGATION & BUSINESS DISPUTES

  • Defended companies and their directors and officers against breach of fiduciary duty claims
  • Obtained temporary restraining order freezing significant funds in multiple bank accounts in civil fraud case
  • Represented various companies in connection with contractual disputes

BANKING LITIGATION

  • Served as Assistant General Counsel at Amegy Bank, N.A
  • Obtained summary judgments against defaulting borrowers and guarantors and defended against their counterclaims
  • Intervened in a lawsuit to obtain orders expunging four wrongfully filed lis pendens, thereby allowing the client bank to close on sales of properties valued at more than $900,000
  • Obtained a take-nothing judgment on behalf of banking client in an action governed by Chapters 3 and 4 of the Texas Business & Commerce Code
  • Represented a bank in court-ordered mediation proceedings during which the parties reached a settlement agreement requiring no financial contributions or significant concessions by the bank

PRODUCTS LIABILITY LAWSUITS

  • Served on Strasburger team that obtained a jury verdict in favor of manufacturer client in federal lawsuit
  • Prevailed on summary judgment in federal court case based on deficiencies in plaintiff’s expert testimony and lack of causation
  • Represented manufacturers in various types of products liability disputes
  • American Health Lawyers Association
  1. Member
  • Association of Women Attorneys
  1. Member
  • Brigid’s Hope
  1. Volunteer
  • Houston Community College Foundation
  1. Opportunity 14 Development Council Member
  • Named among Texas Rising Stars by Thomson Reuters (2018)

Michelle Brockway is a litigator who represents and defends clients in matters involving health law, banking, and business and commercial disputes.

EXPERIENCE

HEALTHCARE LITIGATION AND BUSINESS DISPUTES

  • Represented healthcare entities in business disputes involving various aspects of federal and state healthcare law
  • Obtained summary judgment on behalf of healthcare entity in payment dispute with Medicaid contractor
  • Obtained favorable settlement on behalf of founding member of professional association in dispute over buy-out rights
  • Represented physicians in disputes with healthcare entities
  • Assisted physician clients in responding to Civil Investigation Demands
  • Represented out-of-network healthcare providers in payor disputes

COMMERCIAL LITIGATION & BUSINESS DISPUTES

  • Defended companies and their directors and officers against breach of fiduciary duty claims
  • Obtained temporary restraining order freezing significant funds in multiple bank accounts in civil fraud case
  • Represented various companies in connection with contractual disputes

BANKING LITIGATION

  • Served as Assistant General Counsel at Amegy Bank, N.A
  • Obtained summary judgments against defaulting borrowers and guarantors and defended against their counterclaims
  • Intervened in a lawsuit to obtain orders expunging four wrongfully filed lis pendens, thereby allowing the client bank to close on sales of properties valued at more than $900,000
  • Obtained a take-nothing judgment on behalf of banking client in an action governed by Chapters 3 and 4 of the Texas Business & Commerce Code
  • Represented a bank in court-ordered mediation proceedings during which the parties reached a settlement agreement requiring no financial contributions or significant concessions by the bank

PRODUCTS LIABILITY LAWSUITS

  • Served on Strasburger team that obtained a jury verdict in favor of manufacturer client in federal lawsuit
  • Prevailed on summary judgment in federal court case based on deficiencies in plaintiff’s expert testimony and lack of causation
  • Represented manufacturers in various types of products liability disputes

ORGANIZATIONS

  • American Health Lawyers Association
  1. Member
  • Association of Women Attorneys
  1. Member
  • Brigid’s Hope
  1. Volunteer
  • Houston Community College Foundation
  1. Opportunity 14 Development Council Member

PUBLICATIONS

HONORS

  • Named among Texas Rising Stars by Thomson Reuters (2018)
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