After decades of experience and success as litigation attorneys, Truett and Michelle founded AkinMears, L.L.P. to pursue their vision of bringing a new standard of excellence of representation and quality of service and to help people who have been injured due to the negligence of others.

Michelle is a graduate of the South Texas College of Law. She received her Bachelor’s degree in International Affairs and Economics from George Washington University and her Master’s degree in Spanish Language and Literature from George Mason University.

A diplomat’s daughter, Michelle spent a great deal of her childhood in Latin America and Spain. Prior to becoming an attorney, she worked as a Spanish legal interpreter and translator.