Kristin G. Mijares

Fax: (214) 754-0060

Areas of Practice

  • Medical Malpractice Defense
  • Class Actions and Mass Tort Litigation
  • Business, Commercial and Employment Litigation
  • Medical and Nursing Licensure Issues

Kristin Mijares is an Associate Attorney at Schell Cooley Ryan Campbell LLP, focusing on medical malpractice defense and the representation of physicians, nurses, and hospitals in civil litigation matters. Ms. Mijares previously worked as part of a team of national trial counsel representing providers in a federal class-action antitrust suit against an insurance company. Immediately prior to joining Schell Cooley Ryan Campbell LLP, Ms. Mijares was in-house general counsel for a physician’s practice group, providing a broad scope of legal counsel in the healthcare field. During law school, Ms. Mijares focused on healthcare law and worked in the Legal Department of Baylor Scott & White Health in Dallas, as well as the Office of the General Counsel at Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children in Dallas.

Education

  • Juris Doctorate, cum laude
    Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law
    Dallas, Texas
  • Bachelor of Science
    Southern Methodist University
    Dallas, Texas

Admitted to Bar

  • 2017, Texas

Areas of Practice

  • Medical Malpractice Defense
  • Class Actions and Mass Tort Litigation
  • Business, Commercial and Employment Litigation
  • Medical and Nursing Licensure Issues