Nicolette holds over ten years of professional selling experience in the television, retail, and medical industries with specific skills in Managing, Strategic Planning, Communications, and Marketing. She has guided growth and expansion of luxury women’s wear brands and subsequent divisions, and has also directed successful business operations by increasing revenue systematically from original startup to stimulated profits that exceeded $1million annually. She also has successfully developed several brands and targeted marketing strategies including sales programs, website direction, and visual collaterals. Nicolette received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business, summa cum laude, from Loyola University Chicago. We are excited about the opportunity to merge her unique background into the legal field.
Stacey L. Powell began her career as an Emergency Medical Technician. Arriving on the scenes of thousands of life-threatening scenarios, her calling came when she would see an individual taken advantage of, and their rights clearly violated. She witnessed first hand how a speeding truck driver could tear a family apart, or when a dangerous drug was released to the public resulting in immediate hospitalization.
Stacey wanted to do more and has served as a litigation paralegal for over 10 years of experience.
Stacey joined Patrick Daniel Law in 2016 as a Paralegal to Patrick Daniel. She provides clients with solid and reliable assistance and supports the attorneys to resolve client’s cases quickly and effectively.
Stacey presents a calm, helpful and supportive demeanor as she handles our client’s immediate needs, while patiently explaining our procedures. While our clients experience open and frequent communication with their attorney, Stacey is an additional liaison when our lawyers may be in court on behalf of another client.
Rachel Boyett is the newest member of the Dan Fam Team and currently works as a paralegal for the firm.
Rachel spent the majority of her life overseas prior to attending college. She attended and graduated from Indiana University in 2020, with her Bachelor’s degree in Law & Public Policy and Persian. Since graduation, Rachel has spent time working with attorneys who practice probate, real estate, corporate, and personal injury law.
Rachel enjoys experimenting in the kitchen, spoiling her dog, and traveling the world.
Mary Kinsley has served in different management positions for the past 5 years, leading teams of over 70 people. After studying marketing, accounting, and hospitality at Lorain County College, Mary traveled to Malaga, Spain where she studied at Trinity College of London to become a Level 5 Certified ESL teacher.
Mary loves to travel around the world and has spent time all over Europe. She also enjoys reading and working on various types of puzzles.
Mary joined Patrick Daniel Law as a legal secretary and is thrilled to be a part of the team.
Tara was a 4th grade math and science dual language teacher for 9 years before joining Patrick Daniel Law as a Legal Secretary. She chose to work in personal injury law because she enjoys helping people in need. She loves to assist clients by researching medical facilities and scheduling medical treatment. In her free time, Tara enjoys traveling, cooking, reading, and spending time with her husband and 3 dogs
Henry joined Patrick Daniel Law in June of 2022 as a Legal Secretary. He is currently a second year law student at Purdue Law. Before joining the firm Henry practiced Elder Law and Estate Law. He has been on the frontline of just how important a good lawyer is in a family’s most desperate hour. His experience has taught him the importance of planning life’s hectic mishaps with a trusted attorney.
Henry loves to spend time outdoors, fishing and camping. He also enjoys volunteering and working with animal shelters.
Mariah joined Patrick Daniel Law in September of 2019 as a Client Liaison. She is also a business owner with experience in real estate and a thorough understanding of the lawsuit process. Before joining the firm, Mariah spent six and a half years supporting her husband through a lawsuit, which included multiple doctors’ appointments, meetings, and surgeries. Her experience taught her the ins and outs of a personal injury case from a client’s perspective.
When Mariah is not assisting clients, she enjoys spending time with her husband and six children.
Robyn Donatto is a retired Texas educator. Robyn was born in Baton Rouge, La. and was raised in Baytown, TX; a small town on the outskirts of Houston, where she attended primary and secondary schools until receiving her Bachelors of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies at the University of Houston Main Campus.
Robyn spent 15 years within the public school system; fulfilling many roles with her favorite being Reading Specialist, General Classroom Instructor Grade 1, Trainer of Trainers, Black History Coordinator, Drill Team Instructor and winner of the “Ugly Sweater Contest “ 4 years in a row.
Robyn enjoys spending lots of time outside tending to her plants and vegetable garden, visiting family and friends and spoiling her two nephews and dog, Kingston.
She naturally gravitates to serving and helping those around her.
Patrick Daniel's Awards and Recognition
Top Truck Accident Lawyer in Pasadena
Best of The Best Attorneys
Best of the Best Houston Chronicle 2021
Best Motorcycle Accident Lawyers in Houston 2021
American Association for Justice Member
The National Trial Lawyers 2016 – (Top 40 under 40)
Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum 2016 (Top Trial Lawyer)
Million Dollar Advocates Forum 2019 (Top Trial Lawyer)
America’s Top 100 Attorneys 2020 (High Stake Litigators)
Lawyers of Distinction 2019, 2020 (Recognizing Excellence in Personal Injury)
American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys 2020 (Top 10 Best Attorneys – Client Satisfaction)
American Institute of Legal Advocates 2020 (Membership)
Association of American Trial Lawyers 2018 - Top 100 Award recognizing excellence in personal injury law
American Institute of Legal Professionals 2020 (Lawyer of the Year)