ATTORNEY PROFILES

Cara C. Bachenheimer Cara C. Bachenheimer is the Head of the Government Affairs Practice of Brown & Fortunato, where she is a shareholder. The Government Affairs practice is based in D.C. and represents healthcare manufacturers, HME suppliers, pharmacies, infusion companies, home health agencies, ... » More
Jeffrey S. Baird Jeffrey S. Baird is the Chairman of the Health Care Group of Brown & Fortunato, where he is a shareholder.  The Health Care Group represents an extensive client base of home medical equipment  companies, pharmacies, manufacturers, infusion companies, labs, home ... » More
Erica L. Beacom Erica L. Beacom joined Brown & Fortunato as a member of the firm’s Health Care Group. She is a member of the State Bar of Texas, Amarillo Area Bar Association, and the Amarillo Young Lawyers Association. Erica is from Omaha, ... » More
Mary M. Bearden Mary Bearden joined Brown & Fortunato, where she is a shareholder, after practicing law for 25 years in the large-firm setting in Houston. Mary is board certified in Health Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization and is a former ... » More
John Ben Blanchard John Ben Blanchard is a litigator with over thirty years of experience in both state and federal court. After practicing in Beaumont, Austin and Amarillo for twenty-six years, John Ben joined Brown & Fortunato, where he is a shareholder. Through ... » More
Richard F. Brown Richard F. Brown co-founded Brown & Fortunato in 1995 after twenty years of private practice in Amarillo. He is a shareholder.  Richard has distinguished himself as an outstanding lawyer and a valuable citizen in the Amarillo community. Richard is board ... » More
Gregg R. Cannady After 18 years of private law practice at a leading Dallas law firm and 5 years serving as general counsel for one of Texas’ largest home health care providers, Gregg R. Cannady joined Brown & Fortunato, where he is a ... » More
Markus P. Cicka Markus P. Cicka is a 25-year veteran of health care law who has experience serving as in-house corporate counsel, a corporate and state-based director of compliance, and a private-practice litigator focused on health care matters. Prior to joining Brown & ... » More
Pam F. Colbert After practicing law for over 26 years with extensive experience in both public and private practice involving health care matters, Pam Colbert joined Brown & Fortunato where she is a shareholder and member of the firm’s Health Care Group. Pam’s ... » More
Bradley A. Cook Bradley A. Cook joined Brown & Fortunato, as a member of the firm’s Health Care Group. He is a member of the State Bar of Texas, the Amarillo Bar Association, the Amarillo Young Lawyers Association, and American Health Lawyers Association. ... » More
Allison L. Davis Allison L. Davis is a member of Brown & Fortunato’s Labor and Employment law team, where she is a shareholder. She practices primarily in employment litigation, employment counseling, and commercial litigation. Allison represents clients in a wide range of litigation ... » More
Michele Fortunato Michele Fortunato co-founded Brown & Fortunato in 1995, after practicing as a transactional lawyer in Houston and Amarillo. She is currently of counsel to the firm.  Michele has demonstrated skill as a business attorney and warmth as a citizen of ... » More
Curtis D. Greenwood Curtis D. Greenwood joined Brown & Fortunato, as a member of the firm’s Labor and Employment Law team. He is a member of the State Bar of Texas, the Amarillo Bar Association, and the Amarillo Young Lawyers Association. Although born ... » More
Matthew H. Hand Matthew H. Hand is a civil litigator, admitted to practice law in Texas and Oklahoma, and is board certified in Personal Injury Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. His practice concentrates on civil litigation, insurance defense and ... » More
Brody G. Hinds Brody G. Hinds joined Brown & Fortunato as a member of the firm’s Corporate group. He is a member of the State Bar of Texas, the Amarillo Bar Association, and the Amarillo Young Lawyers Association. Brody was raised in the ... » More
Bradley W. Howard Bradley W. Howard is a litigator with an emphasis in health and employment law and he is a shareholder in the firm. Brad began his work as a trial attorney in Albuquerque. For two years he focused on commercial litigation ... » More
Rossanna J. Howard Rossanna J. Howard joined Brown & Fortunato as a member of the firm’s health care group. She is a member of the State Bar of Texas, the American Health Lawyers Association, the Amarillo Area Bar Association, and the Amarillo Young ... » More
Beth Anne Jackson Beth Anne Jackson is a health care attorney with 21 years of experience practicing in both Texas and Pennsylvania. She joined Brown & Fortunato, P.C., as a shareholder and a member of the Health Care Group. Beth Anne has spent ... » More
Elizabeth H. Jepson Elizabeth H. Jepson joined Brown & Fortunato as a member of the firm’s Health Care Group.  She is admitted to practice law in Texas and Kansas.  She is a member of the American Health Lawyers Association, the Amarillo Area Bar ... » More
Tom A. Knapp Tom Knapp focuses on business transactions and his practice includes general business matters with an emphasis on corporate governance, mergers and acquisitions, business start-ups, business counseling, real estate transactions, trademark filings, and contract negotiating and drafting. Tom has served as ... » More
Denise M. Leard Denise M. Leard draws from a diverse legal experience to contribute to the Health Care Group at Brown & Fortunato Denise joined Brown & Fortunato as a member of the firm’s Health Care Group where she has a national health ... » More
Todd A. Moody Todd Moody is a member of Brown & Fortunato’s Health Care Group. He is admitted to practice law in Texas and Arizona. He is a member of the Maricopa County Bar Association and American Health Lawyers Association. Todd represents home ... » More
Monique A. Pena Monique A. Peña joined Brown & Fortunato as a member of the firm’s Health Care Group. She is a member of the State Bar of Texas, Amarillo Area Bar Association, and the Amarillo Young Lawyers Association. Monique grew up in ... » More
Allison D. Shelton Allison D. Shelton joined Brown & Fortunato as a member in the firm’s Health Care Group. Allison is a member of the State Bar of Texas, the Amarillo Area Bar Association, the Amarillo Young Lawyers Association, and the American Health ... » More
Matt W. Sherwood Matt Sherwood joined Brown & Fortunato as a member of the firm’s Litigation Group. Matt has practiced almost exclusively in civil and commercial litigation since becoming a licensed attorney in 2008. Although a majority of his cases are in the ... » More
Lisa K. Smith Lisa Smith has been advising clients on health care legal matters for over twenty years. She joined Brown & Fortunato, where she is a shareholder, with a strong background in regulatory compliance and frequently assists clients with contractual arrangements and reimbursement ... » More
Brittany K. Taylor Brittany Taylor joined Brown & Fortunato as a member of the firm’s Litigation and Labor and Employment Law Groups. She is admitted to practice law in Texas and the United State District Courts for the Northern District of Texas. Brittany ... » More
Mackenzie N. Wortley Mackenzie N. Wortley joined Brown & Fortunato as a member of the firm’s Health Care Group. She is a member of the State Bar of Texas, Amarillo Area Bar Association, and the Amarillo Area Young Lawyers Association. Mackenzie grew up ... » More
I. Alfonso Zambrano Alfonso Zambrano joined Brown & Fortunato to practice in general business matters with an emphasis on mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, business start-ups, real estate transactions and corporate governance. Alfonso has served as the principal legal advisor on numerous mergers, ... » More