Diligent. Skilled. Graceful.

Not only is Michele skilled in the courtroom, she is known for her attention to detail and passion for service. As a graduate of Baylor Law School, which is nationally recognized for its rigorous trial preparation program, Michele knows how to work diligently and gracefully under pressure. Because of these traits, Michele has earned the respect from clients across industries.

Michele has expertise in labor, employment, and business litigation issues. She has defended employers throughout the country, at both the federal and state court level, including class and collective actions. Michele has experience in the following:

  • Discrimination and harassment charges and suits
  • Wage and hour disputes
  • Trade secrets
  • Employment contracts and severance agreements
  • Commissions and bonus disputes
  • Covenants not to compete and non-solicitation agreements
  • Employee handbooks, contracts, and policies
  • Disciplinary investigations and procedures

You can contact Michele directly at 469.607.2300 or by email at mspillman@stewartbradbury.com.

Education

J.D., Baylor Law School, 2004, Cum Laude

  • Associate Editor of Baylor Law Review; Order of the Barristers; Baylor Mock Trial Team; NACDL Mock Trial Champion

B.A., Political Science Major, Business Administration & Spanish Minors, Baylor University, 2000, Magna Cum Laude

  • Phi Beta Kappa, Kappa Alpha Theta Sorority

Prior Work Experience

Director of Communications, Fotolanthropy

Associate, Estes Thorne & Carr, PLLC

Associate, Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP

Admissions

  • State Bar of Texas
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas