Rigien Bagekany-Jackson is an Associate at Parlatore Law Group and will be primarily practicing in litigation and criminal law, with additional experience in commercial and corporate transactions, oil and gas supply chain management, and contract law.
She joins Parlatore Law Group with a wide breadth of education and work experiences, including ensuring clients follow state and federal regulatory compliance guidelines, assisting with the reviewal of commercial terms and conditions of agreements, and registering companies as business entities in compliance with regulations.
Prior to law school, Ms. Rigien Bagekany-Jackson worked for a Norwegian oil and gas operator, DNO, between Iraq and Dubai as a Supply Chain Coordinator, delivering results-driven solutions across multiple projects between the Kurdistan region of Iraq and Dubai. She helped the company understand regulatory compliance issues by acting as a liaison between the oil ministry and the company.
Having lived and studied in several countries, Ms. Rigien Bagekany-Jackson is able to adjust to the varied needs of her clients. Her broad range of experience in commercial and corporate transactions, supply chain management and regulatory compliance, make her an asset to the Parlatore Law Group team.
In addition to her legal work, Ms. Rigien Bagekany-Jackson is passionate about reading, cooking, and yoga and is a member of Houston Young Lawyers Association.
She is fluent in English, Kurdish, German and Arabic.
She is admitted to practice in Texas.
She lives in Texas with her husband and two children and visits her parents and siblings annually in Germany.
Texas Southern University, Thurgood Marshall School of Law, Juris Doctor (May 2020)
Oklahoma City University School of Law (2017-2018) University of St Andrews, Scotland—Master of Arts in Middle East and Central Asian Security Studies (2012)
University of Cologne, Germany—Bachelor of Arts in Middle East and English Studies (2011)