Jackson Walker partner Elena Villaseñor Sullivan was recently named to Latino Leaders magazine’s “Club Leaders of the Future – 2014 San Antonio” list.
Mrs. Sullivan joins an elite group of 16 San Antonio-based entrepreneurs, CEOs, attorneys, and other successful individuals who are rising leaders in both a professional setting and in their communities.
Elena Villaseñor Sullivan is an experienced commercial trial attorney and appellate attorney. She represents companies and business owners in a wide range of civil lawsuits, involving breach of contract, business torts (such as fraud, negligence, breach of fiduciary duty, tortious interference, misappropriation of trade secrets), environmental torts, intellectual property infringement, and intentional probate disputes. She primarily practices before state courts, federal courts, and governmental agencies in South Texas.
Ms. Sullivan received her B.A., cum laude, from Boston College and her J.D. from the University of Southern California Law School.
Ms. Sullivan was born in Houston and raised in San Antonio. After law school, she returned to San Antonio to practice law. As a San Antonio native, Ms. Sullivan is committed to the development and improvement of San Antonio, Bexar County, and the surrounding areas. Elena serves on the board of directors for Junior Achievement South Texas, serves on the National Association of Women’s Business Owner’s foundation committee encouraging teen girls to pursue entrepreneurship and higher education, represents indigent clients pro bono through Community Justice Program, and serves on the Witte Museum’s Development Committee.