Barbara J. Williams
7530 Brompton Court 900
Houston TX 77025
(713) 663-7873

1998- LL.M Candidate, Health Law
University of Houston, Houston TX

  • Student Representative, Graduate Study Committee
  • LL.M. Laison, Health Law Organization 1998- Adjunct Professor, Research and Writing

University of Houston, Houston Texas
1998- Researcher, Health Law and Policy Institute, Professor Ronald Scott, University of Houston

  • "Cancer Screening and Indigent Health Care" (Legislative Proposal, l999 Texas Legislature
  • "Small Employers and the Purchase of Insurance" (Pamphlet under review by the Texas Cancer Council)
  • "Insurance Coverage and Increased Surveillance for Cancer after Genetic Testing" (Working title of informational brochure) 1997- Health Law Publications
  • "Special Report: Health Law, Model Acts and Privacy" New Jersey Insurance Law Reporter (July l999)
  • "ERISA and State Common Law Causes of Action" 192 New Jersey Lawyer 29 (August l999)
  • "Wiping Out a Pre-existing Exclusion" New Jersey Law Journal 994 (December l997)
  • "Medical Records Privacy: A Hot Issue for Action in l999"
  • "State Legislatures Consider What to Do about HMO Insolvencies"

Professional Health Law Related Memberships

  • Member, American Health Lawyers Association

Educational Background

Rutgers University School of Law, Camden New Jersey J.D.
  • Law Journal
  • Dean's List
University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana Illinois B.A.
  • Graduation with Honors in Liberal Arts and Sciences
  • Political Science and Sociology Majors

Employment Highlights

  • New Jersey School Boards Assocation
  • Weg & Myers, New York, N.Y.
  • Rutgers School of Law, Newark, New Jersey
  • Warren Goldberg & Berman, Princeton, New Jersey

Bar Memberships

  • New Jersey
  • New York
  • Texas (Passed bar exam in l998, Professional Responsibility Exam also passed, awaiting being sworn in to the Bar)

Additional Experience and Credentials

  • Taught litigation skills to students at Rutgers School of Law Constitutional Litigation Clinic.
  • Concentration of practice in areas of insurance law, education law, and complex litigation.
  • Preparation of complex transactional documents.
  • Arbitrator, American Arbitration Association.