Kristin Kirk Nelson was born and raised in Houston, Texas. She attended the University of Texas at Austin, obtaining a Bachelor of Arts in Government before continuing to The University of Texas School of Law.
Following graduation, Kristin returned to Houston where she began her career, with Kirk Law Firm, PLLC, representing individuals in pharmaceutical and toxic exposure cases. This pursuit continued with a firm in Dallas for several years before she decided to expand her practice to include oil and gas title, transactions and litigation. Kristin returned to Houston and the Kirk Law Firm in 2016. 18 years of experience representing clients in Mississippi, Texas and New Mexico have given her valuable knowledge and experience in both small personal injury cases and large workplace, exposure and mass action cases. Kristin is currently licensed in both Texas and New Mexico and is a certified mediator.