Mailing address:
P.O. Box 224626
Dallas, Texas 75222

Physical address:
2223 W. Jefferson Blvd.
Dallas, Texas 75208

214.946.8000 phone
214.946.8433 fax

jfoster@kdplawfirm.com

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Jessica Foster, Associate

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Publications & Presentations

Survey of Legal Mechanisms Relating to Groundwater Along the Texas-Mexico Border

Texas A&M University School of Law (April 2018)

Governing Ground Water along the Texas-Mexico Border: Legal Mechanisms & Their Transboundary Implications

World Water Congress, Cancun, Mexico (May 31, 2017)

Water Acquisition and Management for Oil & Gas Development: Legal and Regulatory Requirements

co-author(s): and Professor Gabriel Eckstein, Texas A&M School of Law

Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation (CAIL-IEL 2016)

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Significant Cases

Mancilla v. TaxFree Shopping, Ltd., No. 05-18-00136, 2018 WL ____________ (Tex. App.—Dallas Nov. 16, 2018, no pet. h.) (mem. op.)

Successfully defending trial court’s denial of an untimely motion to dismiss pursuant to the Texas Citizens’ Participation Act (the anti-SLAPP statute), finding the 60-day deadline to file the motion was not reset by an amended pleading that “d[id] not alter the essential nature” of the trade secret claim, “of which appellants had notice in the original petition.”

In the Interest of C.E.C., a minor child, No. 05-17-01482-CV, 2018 WL 3062454 (Tex. App.—Dallas June 21, 2018, no pet. h.) (mem. op.)

Successfully upholding judgment, under a clear and convincing evidence standard, terminating parental rights and imposing permanent injunction against a father convicted of child pornography, and placing the child with her grandparents.