- New York
- The University of Texas School of Law, J.D., 1995
- Texas Super Lawyer, a Thompson Reuters service, 2014 – 2017
- Top 100 Attorneys in Texas, Super Lawyers, a Thompson Reuters service, 2016
- Top 50 Women Lawyers in Texas, Super Lawyers, a Thompson Reuters service, 2016
- Rated Superb by AVVO
Jules Elese Angelley
Jules Angelley is a plane crash attorney at Braden, Varner & Angelley. She has worked on everything from major commercial airline crashes, such as Asiana Airlines Flight 214, to helicopter crash cases and small plane crashes. In addition to her work as a plane crash attorney, she also handles complex commercial litigation cases, including contract disputes, fraud and business tort claims, franchise matters and securities litigation. Her broad-based experience brings a fresh perspective and significant value to the firm’s aviation accident cases.
Having spent a career working for global law firms in New York and Dallas, she has represented some of the largest companies in the world in trials, appeals and arbitrations. During that time, she represented several major defense contractors as well as a number of leading hotel companies. She has also worked on a litany of class action and multi-district litigation cases throughout her career.
Jules has been named a Texas Super Lawyer by Super Lawyers, a Thompson Reuters service, from 2014 to 2017, she was also listed by Super Lawyers as one of the Top 100 Attorneys in Texas and one of the Top 50 Women Lawyers in Texas in 2016 and 2017. She is rated Superb by Avvo.
Jules is licensed to practice in Texas, California and New York, and is and admitted in the United States Court of Appeals for the Second and Fifth Circuits, the United States District Court for the Northern, Southern, Eastern and Western Districts of Texas, the United States District Court for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York, and the United States District Court for the Northern District of California.
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Jules graduated with honors from the University of Texas in 1991 and earned her law degree from the University of Texas School of Law in 1995. While in law school, she had the honor of being selected as a TQ, a third-year law student responsible for teaching legal research and writing to first year students. She was active in moot court and mock trial competitions and was selected to serve on the Texas International Law Journal.
Jules is active in her east Dallas community and has served on the Board of Trustees of a very well respected pre-school and has held multiple leadership roles in another popular episcopal school.
Jules has published several articles of legal significance, including:
- Author, Certiori Granted in Aviation Pre-Emption Case, Texas Lawyer, July 8, 2013.
- Author, The Stowers Doctrine – In Need of An Update, Texas Lawyer, July 22, 2013.
- Author, Dealing with Low Ceilings, Trial, American Association for Justice, April 2012.
- Author, Field Preemption and the Federal Aviation Regulations, SMU Airlaw Symposium, February 2003.
Contact Jules to find out more about here work as a plane crash attorney or how she can help in other litigation matters.