Jack Nugent was born and raised in Houston, Texas and is a product of HISD schools. Mr. Nugent received his Bachelor’s Degree in History and Political Science from Sewanee: The University of the South in Sewanee, Tennessee. After Sewanee, Mr. Nugent helped open 8th Wonder Brewery in East Downtown, Houston and worked as distribution manager and head account representative for three years.
Taking his experience in client relations and business development, Mr. Nugent decided to attended law school at the University of Houston Law Center so he could put his skill set to helping people with their unique issues and needs. While in law school, Mr. Nugent was a member of the Moot Court and Mock Trial teams for UH’s Blakely Advocacy Center and traveled to compete at three national invite tournaments. Mr. Nugent received the Lex Award in Torts for the highest grade in his first-year torts class, was a tutor for Professor Joseph Sanders’ Fall 2017 Torts class, and also received the highest grade in his Trial Advocacy class during his second year of law school. Mr. Nugent was also the Community Outreach Director for the Student Bar Association.
While in law school, Mr. Nugent was judicial intern for the Honorable Frances H. Stacy of the U.S. District Court, Southern District of Texas and worked as a law clerk at two personal injury law firms, constantly growing his knowledge of the industry and its practices. Prior to joining the Farah Law Group, Mr. Nugent spent a year as an associate at another prominent Texas personal injury firm.
In his free time, Mr. Nugent prefers to be outside, watching sports or seeing live music. Mr. Nugent loves to play golf and go fishing (sometimes catching), and is an avid fan of the Green Bay Packers, Houston Astros, and Houston Rockets.
- Duly admitted and licensed as an Attorney and Counselor at Law to practice in all Courts of the State of Texas.
Professional Associations and Memberships:
- State Bar of Texas
- Houston Bar Association
- Houston Trial Lawyers Association
- Houston Young Lawyers Association
- Texas Trial Lawyers Association