Phone: (210) 562-2900
Fax: (210) 562-2929
Chessa L. Akins
U.S. District Court Western District of Texas, 2009
Texas Tech University School of Law, Lubbock, Texas, 2005
Doctor of Jurisprudence, Magna Cum Laude
Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas 2005
Masters of Business Administration
Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas, 2001
Bachelor of Business Administration, Magna Cum Laude
Professional Associations and Memberships:
San Antonio Bar Association
State Bar of Texas
A graduate of Texas Tech University School of Law, Chessa predominantly handles litigation and real estate matters for the firm. Before moving back to Texas she was a senior associate at Hightower & Partners in Miami, Florida. While in law school, Chessa was a member of the Law Review as well a member of Phi Delta Phi. Additionally, she clerked for Judge Sam R. Cummings, United States District Court Judge for the Northern District of Texas.
Chessa is a member of the San Antonio Bar Association, Bexar County Women's Bar Association, and William H. Sessions Inn of Court. During her free time, Chessa enjoys volunteering for various local charities.