Drew Bivona is an associate attorney at Paranjpe Mahadass Ruemke LLP (PMR Law), focusing on PMR Law’s personal injury docket. Prior to joining PMR Law, Drew defended small and medium sized businesses throughout the United States against the Internal Revenue Service and state tax agencies. Drew also represented hundreds of toxic tort and personal injury victims throughout the Greater Houston Area.
Originally from Shreveport, Louisiana, Drew has traveled around the country and the world. At 19 years old, Drew joined the United States Navy. While on active duty, Drew earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Professional Aeronautics. After six years in the United States Navy and three deployments in support of Operation Enduring Freedom, Drew moved back to Louisiana to attend law school at Louisiana State University. During law school, Drew also studied international and European business law at the Université Jean Moulin Lyon III in Lyon, France. Drew ultimately received his Juris Doctorate and a Graduate Diploma in Comparative Law from the Paul M. Hebert Law Center at Louisiana State University.
After graduating from law school, Drew immediately answered the Bayou City call and moved to Houston. Drew is an elected board member of the Houston Young Lawyer Association (HYLA) and a Houston Young Lawyers Foundation Fellow. Drew is also a community outreach advocate, concentrating on the homeless and youth education. In 2016, he founded the Know Your Rights program through HYLA with a mission to educate high school students on their rights with regards to police interactions in an effort to reduce conflict and promote healthy relationships with police officers.
Areas of Practice
U.S. District Court, Southern District of Texas, 2016
Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Louisiana State University
Juris Doctorate/Graduate Diploma in Comparative Law, 2014
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Bachelor of Science in Professional Aeronautics, 2010
Professional Associations and Memberships
Houston Trial Lawyers Association, 2019 – Present
South Asian Bar Association of Houston, 2018 – Present
Houston Young Lawyers Foundation Fellow, 2016
Houston Volunteer Lawyer, 2015-2016
Houston Young Lawyers Association, 2015 – Present
Second Class Petty Officer, United States Navy, 2005 – 2011 (Honorable Discharge)
Location: Houston, Texas