Bailey Law Firm offers legal representation for your business and personal needs. Our philosophy is that sound legal advice requires a thorough understanding of your objectives and goals. Our ambition is to address your current matters so that we earn your trust and confidence to forge an enduring relationship. For us, it’s personal.
Applying law to complex problems is often not simple. We take the time to listen and to explain so that you are armed with the knowledge to make the best decision possible.
Our energetic and award winning team offers a refreshing approach to legal issues as well as the assurance that we will still be here for our clients thirty years from now. We are a boutique firm whose focus is on Integrity, Advocacy and Understanding. In short, we seek to be an integral part of your success.
Jess is the Managing Attorney of the Bailey Law Firm. Jess focuses her practice on general business, real estate, and transactional law, as well as finance-specific compliance and transactional matters. Her representation has covered transactions in a variety of banking and securities projects, from straightforward loan agreements to securitization of indebtedness and complicated compliance and regulatory matters.
Having previously worked in real estate, mortgage and property management, banking, finance, and environmental consulting, Jess developed an extensive experience with a diversity of contracts and negotiations, most of which businesses encounter on a daily basis. This experience also provided her a greater insight into the many operational issues that companies face every day.
Jess has built a reputation for being an informative, knowledgeable, charismatic and passionate counsel. She understands the real world challenges and pragmatic decisions facing the financial industry. Irrespective of the project Jess works on, she considers all factors that may affect the business, both positively and negatively, and ensures that any work product that Bailey Law Firm sends out to clients exceeds client’s highest expectations.
Jess holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a Minor in Biology from University of Missouri in St. Louis and a dual Master of Science from Nova Southeastern University in Coastal Zone Management and Marine Environmental Science. Jess’s law degree was awarded by South Texas College of Law in Houston. Extensive educational and professional background helps Jess meet the most diverse needs of the Firm’s clients and prepare documents that meet the highest standards of administrative and regulatory bodies, both state and federal.
Emily joined our team as an Associate Attorney in the fall of 2017.
Her areas of focus include wills, trusts, estate planning, and probate. She strives to provide her clients with peace of mind and security through a comprehensive estate plan suited to each client’s individual needs.
Having spent time in the criminal law field, Emily understands the personal stakes that are involved in confronting sensitive legal issues. She brings this understanding to her practice of estate planning law by ensuring that she provides a client-centered experience where each client feels involved in and satisfied with the estate planning process. Her meticulous nature and attention to detail enable her to carefully craft estate plans that thoroughly address her clients’ needs and concerns.
Emily’s first goal in working with clients is to have open lines of communication in order to truly understand what her clients wish to accomplish. She views this as the foundation of an excellent estate plan. Emily believes that the best way to plan an estate is through a team-based approach in which she works closely with her clients to develop a well-tailored plan.
Joe joined Bailey Law Firm as a paralegal in May of 2016 after successfully completing a four-month internship. His responsibilities include assisting attorneys on client projects, document drafting, contracts and legal research. Joe also spends a lot of time writing for us and will soon be helping maintain our blog.
His writing contributions have been vital to the development of our website, marketing and client educational materials. Joe is especially interested in research and legal writing with an emphasis on conveying complex legal concepts with clarity and precision.
He holds earned a B.A. in History from Carleton University in Ottawa, Canada and a Certificate in Paralegal Studies from Lone Star College—North Harris.
Legal Assistant – The Woodlands (Principal Office)
Julia is the Legal Assistant for Bailey Law Firm’s principal office in The Woodlands. She serves as primary reception, front desk and handles attorney scheduling. On a higher level, she develops operational systems, monitors multiple administrative projects and manages the bookkeeping.
Julia brings over 9 years of experience in management and client services in the hospitality, banking, and technology fields. Organization, consistent attention to detail and project management are the backbone of our daily operations, making her role vital to the firm and our clients’ success.
Julia has an A.A. in Business Management and Criminal Justice from Lone Star College, B.S. in Criminal Justice from Sam Houston State University and is currently studying at the University of Houston, pursuing her Paralegal Certificate.
Legal Assistant – Houston
Jenny is the Legal Assistant for our downtown Houston office. She handles reception and scheduling for all Houston-based attorneys. In addition, she is responsible for documentation, file, and data management for our Estate Planning team.
She brings a strong background in public relations, marketing and customer service to her position. Both approachable and credible, Jenny is someone clients count on for quick and accurate project documentation and information. She is an integral part of the firm’s productivity.
Jenny holds a degree in Public Relations from Sichuan University, Chengdu, China and is fluent in Mandarin.
As File Clerk, Rachelle maintains our firm’s document management system, ensures our team’s ability to quickly and confidentially access information, and is responsible for timely mailing and tracking of documents. She also maintains our contact database, providing faster and more effective communication with our clients and all involved parties. Rachelle’s role in the monitoring and utilization of our innovative legal file management technology is vital to our success.
Rachelle earned her B.A. in Business Administration from Sam Houston State University and has a background in real estate.
Jessica joined Bailey Law Firm in 2014, bringing with her extensive experience in graphic design, advertising, client service and office administration. Dedicated and meticulous, Jessica expertly handles all manner of social media, presentations, print media, visual communication and event planning. She also stays on top of all communications being processed throughout the firm; increasing the organization of the firm and streamlining all data using up to date technologies.
With both an educational and professional background in marketing and graphic design, Jessica developed and is maintaining the firm’s website whose goal is to inform visitors of our practice and serve as a tool to help you successfully navigate through the complexities of the legal system.