Ms. Taylor Pounds grew up in College Station, Texas. Ms. Pounds attended Texas A&M University where she received her Bachelor of Science in Psychology. Upon graduating from Texas A&M, Ms. Pounds received her Doctorate of Jurisprudence from South Texas College of Law. While at South Texas, Ms. Pounds served as a school ambassador, was named to the Dean's List, and was heavily involved in the nationally recognized advocacy program as both a varsity advocate and Co-chair of the Board of Advocates. Ms. Pounds competed in over a dozen mock trial competitions earning multiple speaker and top advocate awards, appeared in back to back national finals, and was inducted into the National Order of the Banisters.
Prior to joining Bergquist Law Firm, Ms. Pounds gained valuable experience working as a law clerk for an insurance subrogation and liability defense firm, interning with the Harris County District Attorney's Office, clerking for two Harris County District Court Judges, and working as a certified mediator with the South Texas College of Law Mediation Clinic.
In her spare time Ms. Pounds enjoys exploring Houston's music, theater, and art scenes, playing as much soccer as possible, and spending time with her family and friends.