Troy (T.J.) Hales has advised and represented employers in all areas of labor and employment law, including matters involving discrimination and harassment, as well as WARN and FLSA compliance. He also has experience drafting briefs in federal and Texas appellate courts.
Prior to private practice, he clerked with the Hon. Christine A. Nowak in the Eastern District of Texas and completed a public interest fellowship at the Constitutional Law Center for Muslims in America, where he worked on criminal and civil litigation matters.
During law school, T.J. served as the Managing Editor of the SMU Law Review, competed in the Willem C. Vis Commercial Arbitration and Philip C. Jessup International Law Moots, and externed with the Hon. Amos L. Mazzant in the Eastern District of Texas.