Naman, Howell, Smith & Lee, PLLC

Exceptional Legal Services Since 1917

In 1917, three lawyers in Waco, Texas created the law firm now known as Naman, Howell, Smith & Lee, PLLC. Today, Naman Howell has over 70 lawyers in four Texas locations: Austin, Fort Worth, San Antonio and Waco, serving the needs of local, state and national clients. We invite you to meet the women of the Naman, Howell, Smith & Lee Waco office. Partner Cara M. Chase practices elder law, including Medicaid planning, guardianship, estate planning and probate. She is a frequent lecturer in the community, most recently presenting at the Baylor People’s Law School. Partner Jacqueline Altman joined the firm in September 2019 after spending several years practicing high-stakes pharmaceutical patent litigation throughout the country. Jacqueline’s practice consists of all areas of civil litigation, with a special focus on intellectual property. She also coaches various advocacy teams at Baylor Law School. Partner Kristen A. Mynar practices estate planning, tax planning, probate and business law. Kristen is board certified in estate planning and probate law and was selected as a 2022 Top Women Attorney by Super Lawyers. Partner Stephanie Schwab represents the firm’s clients in real estate, secured transactions, finance, oil and gas, and general business matters. Stephanie is a board member of Historic Waco Foundation. Attorney Sune Agbuke is the newest addition to the Waco office. She is a Baylor Law School graduate, who represented Baylor in the women’s basketball team from 2011 – 2015. During her time at Baylor she also represented students in multiple university disciplinary procedures, criminal law, and Title IX law prior to joining Naman Howell. She currently practices family law and litigation. All these women enjoy assisting Wacoans with managing their legal affairs and are honored to serve with the firm.
Pictured (left to right): Jacqueline P. Altman, Krysten A. Mynar, Stephanie Schwab, Cara Chase, Sune Agbuke.

Naman, Howell, Smith & Lee, PLLC

400 Austin Avenue, Suite 800

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