Mercedes A. Sears

Attorney Brief

Mercedes Sears joined Blue Williams in 2024 as an associate with the Houston office. Her legal practice is focused on first party and third party insurance defense as well as insurance coverage matters.


JD, University of Houston Law Center, 2021
BBA, Texas A&M University, 2017


Ms. Sears is a proud native Houstonian. She earned her Bachelor of Business Adminstration in Management from Texas A&M University in 2017. After graduation, she joined AmeriCorps VISTA program for a year, where she was placed at the Barbara Bush Houston Literacy Foundation to focus on promoting literacy in the Houston area. Ms. Sears then attended the University of Houston Law Center and obtained her Juris Doctor degree in 2021. During law school, she was on the executive board for the Black Law Student’s Association and the Alternative Dispute Resolution team.

Since passing the bar, Ms. Sears has practiced a wide array of different legal areas, from family law to personal injury. Prior to coming to Blue Williams, she worked as an assistant city attorney with the City of Houston, where she defended the city and its employees in auto accidents and slip and falls.

When Ms. Sears is not practicing law, she enjoys cooking, reading, and spending time with her husband.


Bar, Courts & Professional Affiliations

State Bar of Texas, 2022
Houston Bar Association
Houston Young Lawyers Association
Houston Lawyers Association