Bronwyn Tilton

Bronwyn B. Tilton

Bronwyn has extensive civil litigation and arbitration experience with an emphasis on construction, liens and real estate matters. For more than eighteen years, she has represented a wide range of clients, including business owners, production and custom homebuilders, engineers, cellular communication tower owners and operators, general contractors, subcontractors and suppliers in all aspects of litigation, from the initial filing to ultimate disposition in arbitration or at trial. Examples of her litigation work include successfully representing a supplier of offshore containerized diesel generator in arbitration involving claims of defective equipment in excess of $400,000 and obtaining a no liability verdict for foundation repair company in a jury trial involving claims in excess of $250,000 for defective workmanship and deceptive trade practices act violations. Bronwyn also advises business owners as an outside counsel in areas of employment issues and general risk management.

Bronwyn’s real estate practice includes negotiating and drafting of commercial and residential real estate purchase transaction documents, real estate leases, amendments and assignments, subordination, non-disturbance and attornment agreements, grants of easement, and performing risk assessments and due diligence for portfolio acquisitions and title reviews. Representative examples of her real estate practice include obtaining an arbitration award in excess of $4 million dollars in favor of client in commercial development and restaurant lease dispute and securing a jury verdict in favor of a homeowner arising out of seller's failure to disclose termite damage in real estate transaction.

Bronwyn has been rated an AV® Preeminent™ lawyer by Martindale-Hubbell, representing the recognition of the highest level of professional excellence by her peers.

A native Houstonian, Bronwyn enjoys fishing, cooking, and playing golf, for which she won a scholarship to the University of Texas at Austin.

Education

  • University of Houston, JD, 1996
  • University of Texas at Austin, BA, 1993

Admissions

  • Texas
  • United States District Courts: Northern District of Texas, Southern District of Texas

Professional Activities

  • Texas Women Lawyers; President (2006-2007), Vice President (2002-2004), Board Member (2000-2003)
  • Houston Bar Association; Construction Litigation Section