of counsel

Jennifer D. Akre

Houston Lawyer Cindy Crawford

Telephone 713.951.4118
Facsimile 713.951.4150

1980 Post Oak Boulevard,
Suite 1800
Houston, Texas 77056

Jennifer D. Akre

Jennifer has handled a wide array of insurance defense litigation including personal injury, premises liability, trucking accidents, products, and contract litigation. Prior to working at another well-respected Houston litigation firm, Jennifer managed a successful solo practice in Missouri. Jennifer has long made it a point to be active in her community, whether it be volunteering her time to local causes or proudly sponsoring charitable organizations.


University of Arkansas School of Law, J.D. 2007

  • Note and Comment Editor; Journal of Food Law and Policy
  • Phi Alpha Delta

Saint Petersburg Law Institute, Saint Petersburg, Russian Federation, 2005

  • Study Abroad

Southwestern University, B.A. Economics 2003

Bar & Court Admissions



U.S. District Court for Western District of Missouri

Professional Affiliations & Activities

Missouri Bar Association

Texas Bar Association

Texas Young Lawyers Association (TYLA)

Recognition & Awards

Honored as a Rising Star by Texas Monthly magazine (2015-2016)

Presentations & Publications

Creating Balance: Problems with DSHEA and Suggestions for Reform, 2 J. FOOD L. & POL’Y 361 (2006)

Community Involvement

HRC Federal Club

  • Member

Livestrong Foundation - Houston

  • Volunteer, member

Lupus Foundation, Gulf Coast Region

National MS Society, Ozarks Chapter