Ashley Menage, an eighth-generation Texan, joined the Houston office of Walker Wilcox Matousek LLP in 2018. Ashley’s current practice primarily focuses on defense of civil liability matters with claims for wrongful death. Ashley’s trial experience includes both first and third-party defense as the lead trial lawyer. Ashley also serves as defense counsel on construction defect matters.
Prior to joining the firm, Ashley worked as Field Counsel for Liberty Mutual Insurance Group and as an associate for a boutique insurance defense firm in Houston.
Ashley frequently works with many different fields of experts. She enjoys successfully negotiating settlements in Alternative Dispute Resolution. She is experienced in the fields of general litigation, civil litigation, construction litigation, personal injury (general and products), professional liability, transportation litigation, and constitutional law.
Ashley’s experience includes handling motions for summary judgment in the following areas:
- Premises Liability
- Products Liability
- Texas Workers’ Compensation Act
- Declaratory Judgment
- Damages – Business Income Loss
- Damages – Diminution in Value
- Breach of Contract
- Statute of Limitations
- Dram Shop
- Vicarious Liability
- Constitutional Statutory Challenges
- Trademark Infringement
Ashley is the author of a published law review note on products liability. She attended South Texas College of Law in Houston where she participated on Law Review and competed as a varsity member of the mock trial team.
U.S. District Court, S.D. Texas
Professional and Community Organizations
Garland Walker Inn of Court
Texas Association of Defense Counsel
University of North Texas, B.S., 2006
South Texas College of Law, J.D., 2014