Amy Shahan

Amy Shahan


As a Partner at Nachawati Law Group, Amy manages the intake, medical records, and filing departments. Amy works with attorneys and staff in both the pre-litigation and litigation context to create intake case criteria, evaluate potential cases for filing, and ensure that work is performed within the requisite time frames. Prior to joining Nachawati Law Group, Amy worked at a plaintiff’s firm in which she managed the intake of cases resulting from exposure to asbestos and catastrophic injuries. In addition to her experience with intake, Amy has briefed substantive trial court motions and responses throughout her legal career and litigated claims on behalf of victims exposed to toxic substances or harmed by defective products and pharmaceuticals. Amy attended Baylor University, where she earned her Bachelor of Arts in English and Juris Doctor, as well as serving on Baylor’s Law Review.  Upon graduation from law school, Amy completed a one-year judicial clerkship for the Texas Fifth District Court of Appeals with the Honorable Tom James. During her free time, Amy serves as an advocate for autistic children and adults. Amy is also an avid reader and enjoys cooking and traveling when time allows.


  • Environmental, Air, and Water Contamination Law
  • Medical Drug and Medical Device
  • Public Clients


  • State Bar of Texas


  • American Association for Justice
  • Texas Trial Lawyers Association
  • Dallas Bar Association


  • Baylor University School of Law, J.D.
  • Baylor University, B.A.