HOUSTON, TX — Andrews Myers P.C., known for its core range of legal services critical to mid-market businesses, announces that Kristi Belt, formerly a partner at Shook, Hardy & Bacon, has joined the firm as Senior Counsel.
Kristi Belt has extensive experience with a wide range of business disputes, having successfully represented contractors, engineering firms, manufacturers, and oil and gas developers on complex commercial and construction litigation. Kristi has handled, tried and/or appealed a wide variety of commercial cases in state and federal courts in Texas as well as other jurisdictions, including matters related to construction defects, construction management, and professional liability. She has successfully represented clients in the fields of hydraulics and hydrology, infrastructure and highway system design and construction, oil and gas, geophysical and geological seismic imaging and data analysis, and commercial and industrial building products, among others.
Kristi’s legal acumen is complimented by experience with a major oil and gas company, where she worked within the exploration and production division. This distinctive combination allows her to navigate between oil and gas and construction industries with ease. Kristi has represented major oil and gas companies in matters related to toxic tort, personal injury claims involving oil field machinery, and premises liability disputes, as well as royalty, leasing and other contract disputes between companies.
She earned her law degree at South Texas College of Law in 2000, and graduated from University of Houston in 1997.