About Our FirmAt LeMaster & Ahmed PLLC, we focus our practice on litigating complex insurance coverage and insurance bad faith claims. We also represent policyholders in suits against their insurance agent when they fail to place the necessary insurance coverage. The attorneys at LeMaster & Ahmed PLLC are seasoned advocates with more than three decades of combined experience in insurance law. They understand the insurance business and will use their experience to help you navigate the often complicated process of insurance claims and agent liability disputes.Through trial or settlement, we help policyholders recover what they are entitled to under their policy and the law. Let the attorneys at LeMaster & Ahmed PLLC help you in every step of the insurance claims process from filing claims to handling disputes after a claim is denied or underpaid.
Jennifer LeMaster, Partner Jennifer LeMaster focuses her practice in the areas of insurance coverage disputes and general and commercial litigation. She is a zealous advocate for policyholders and she works tirelessly for her clients to secure the very best results.Jennifer began her career at a Houston-based litigation boutique. She spent a few years in-house for an oil and gas company. She returned to private practice and, after a short time as an associate, became a partner at an international law firm, specializing in insurance coverage law and general and commercial litigation.
Nejat Ahmed, Partner Nejat Ahmed has litigated multi-million dollar coverage disputes involving both primary and excess commercial property policies in state and federal courts. She also has many years of experience litigating coverage disputes involving homeowners policies and third-party primary and excess liability policies. Ms. Ahmed has devoted her legal practice to complex insurance coverage litigation with a focus on commercial and residential insurance policies. She has litigated numerous first party property claims arising out of major catastrophes, including Hurricane Ike and Rita.
Rachel Anthony, Of Counsel Rachel Anthony began her legal career as a Briefing Attorney for the Honorable Jeffrey V. Brown during his tenure as a Justice at the 14th Court of Appeals in Houston. Following her judicial clerkship, she worked for an international law firm. She later transitioned to a position as an in-house trial attorney for a Fortune 100 Insurance Company. In that role, Rachel served as defense counsel in personal injury and commercial litigation, handling hundreds of claims including catastrophic injury car accidents and high dollar premises liability claims throughout Southeast Texas.
Tanya Goytia, Paralegal Tanya Goytia is a tenacious and fierce advocate for justice, dedicated to the firm’s clients. She assists LeMaster & Ahmed PLLC with client intake, client relations, and litigation management, as a paralegal and office manager. Tanya is a graduate of Texas A&M University with a bachelor of science in sociology with an emphasis on business. Before joining the legal world, she served as a controller for multiple companies, and serves our community as a volunteer coaching and helping with youth soccer. In her spare time, Tanya is a dedicated wife and soccer mom of three, lover of the outdoors, and a novice chicken farmer.