Nancy Huston


3555 Timmons, Suite 640

Houston, Texas  77027

Telephone   (713) 546-3590


Bachelor of Fine Arts, University of Texas, Austin, December  1972

Bachelor of Fine Arts (Art History),University of Texas, Austin, May 1973

Doctor of Jurisprudence, University of Texas, Austin, August 1976

Licensed to practice law:

            Texas, November 1976

            United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas, October 1977


 Completed in Excess of 5000 + Mediations

 AAM Advanced Certified Mediator

 Association of Attorney-Mediators, Houston and National Chapters

            National Association, President, Board of Directors, 1994-1995

            National Association, Vice President, Board of Directors, 1993-1994

            National Association, Secretary, Board of Directors, 1992-1993

Member of the ADR Panel for the United States Judicial District Court for the Southern District of Texas, Houston Division, 2002, 2003

National Academy of Distinguished Neutrals, Charter Member

International Academy of Mediators, Fellow Member, 1997-2005

Association of Attorney-Mediators, Advanced Mediator Training, Trainer, 1999

Adjunct Professor, Mediation Course, University of Houston Law School, 1993

Harvard Law School Mediation Workshop Training, 1992

Attorney-Mediators Institute, Inc., Dallas, Texas, Faculty and Trainer

Attorney-Mediators Institute of Advanced Mediation Training, 1991, 1992, 1993

Houston Bar Association Settlement Week Mediation Training

Attorney-Mediators Institute, Inc., Mediation Training, 1991


Association of Attorney-Mediators; Advanced Mediator Training, New Tools for your Mediation Toolbox: "The Exception to the Rule", November 8, 2013.

Houston Bar Association ADR Section: Mediating with Difficult People, November 13, 2012

Houston Bar Association Summer Seminar Series: Mediation in 2012, June 7, 2012

Association of Attorney-Mediators Advanced Mediator Training, AAM High: Mediation, It's Not Just a Hobby Anymore, Masters of Mediation, Houston, Texas, September 2010

TDAC's Commercial Litigation Seminar, Mediation for the Commercial Litigator, Houston, Texas, April 2009

State Bar of Texas 14th Annual Advanced Medical Malpractice Course, A View from the Mediator, Santa Fe, New Mexico, March 2007

Houston Bar Association, Alternative Dispute Resolution Section, The Five Most Difficult Ethical Problems in Mediation, Houston, Texas, January 2007

Association of Attorney-Mediators Advanced Attorney-Mediator Training Seminar, 9 Habits of Highly Effective and Ethical Mediators, Houston, Texas, November 2006

State Bar of Texas Advanced Personal Injury Course, Methods & Mechanics of a Successful Mediation, Houston, Texas, August 2005

Houston Bar Association, The Ten Top Things You Hate About Mediation and How to Avoid Them, Houston, Texas, October 2004

State Bar of Texas Advanced Personal Injury Law Course, Mediation, Houston, Texas, August 2004

South Texas College of Law Automobile Injury Conference, Trends in Mediation, Houston, Texas, March 2002

Greater Houston Society for Healthcare Risk Management, Settlement Strategies, Houston, Texas, October 2000

Association of Attorney-Mediators, Houston Chapter, Medical Malpractice Mediations, Houston, Texas, May 2000

International Academy of Mediators Fall Educational Conference, Mediation Ethics, Houston, Texas, November 1998

Houston Bar Association, ADR Committee Annual Meeting, True Confessions of a Mediator, April 1998

International Academy of Mediators Fall Educational Conference, Mediation Mistakes, New Orleans, Louisiana, November 1997

Association of Attorney-Mediators Annual Meeting, How to Administer and Mediate Complex Multi-Party Cases, April 1997

The CLE Institute, Advocacy in Mediation, Techniques and Strategies for Representing Clients in the Mediation Process, October 1996

Association of Attorney-Mediators, Getting to Yes:  Principles in Mediation, February 1995

Houston Bar Association Institute, Continuing Legal Education, Mediation--Five Years Later, October 1994

South Texas College of Law, Advanced Products Liability Law--How to Prepare Your Products Case for Mediation, July 1994

Association of Women Attorneys, Mediation Tips, April 1994

South Texas College of Law, Mediating Personal Injury Disputes, May 1993

Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants, Alternate Dispute Resolution, May 1993

Houston Trial Lawyers Association, Preparation for Mediation, December 1992

South Texas College of Law, Collection Strategies:  ADR—Fact or Fiction, May 1992

South Texas College of Law, Negotiation and Mediation, March 1993

Bates College of Law, University of Houston, How to Handle Mediation Impasse, September 1991


New Orleans Bar Association (AMI Training Course), Mediator’s Introduction, January 1994

Louisiana State University (AMI Training Course), Negotiation Principles, October 1993

Houston Chapter Association of Attorney-Mediators, Troubleshooting ( And Handling Large Mediations), April 1993

Statewide Meeting, Association of Attorney-Mediators, Hurdles in Mediation, March 1992

Trainer for the Attorney-Mediator Institute, New Orleans Bar Association, January 1994

Trainer for the Attorney-Mediator Institute, Louisiana State University, October 1993

Trainer, Mediation Course for A. A. White Dispute Resolution Institution, February 1993

Trainer for the Attorney-Mediator Institute, March 1992

Board of Directors, Houston Bar Association Alternative Dispute Resolution Committee, 1993-1995

            Litigation Task Force

            Peer Mediation Project

 Member, Society of Professionals in Dispute Resolution

Member, ADR Section, State Bar of Texas

            Ethics and CLE Committees

Member, Texas Mediation Trainers Roundtable

Other Activities:

Special Master, Harris County District Courts, 1987-1997

Houston Trial Lawyers Association

            Director, 1981-1989

            Vice-President, 1990-1991

 Texas Trial Lawyers Association, 1977-2009

            Associate Director, 1980-1983

            Director, 1983-1986

Sustaining Fellow Member, Houston Bar Foundation

Sustaining Fellow Member, Texas Bar Foundation

Texas Bar Foundation Fellows Nominating Committee, 2012

Member of Texas Supreme Court Task Force on Ethics, 1992

Texas Academy of Distinguished Neutrals