Paula Toro Barragan



Paula Toro is an associate with Foley & Lardner LLP and a member of the firm’s Energy Litigation group. Her practice focuses on complex business litigation, including general commercial disputes and international and domestic arbitration.  Her clients are involved in the following industries: oil and gas, consumer retail, renewable energy, construction, healthcare, manufacturing, and software and technology.


  • University of Houston Law Center (J.D., magna cum laude, 2019)
    • Order of the Coif
    • Order of the Barons
    • Senior Articles Editor, Board 42, Houston Journal of International Law
    • Recipient, Top Ten Oralist Award, National Appellate Advocacy Competition
    • Dean’s List (2016-2019)
    • Dean’s Scholarship Recipient (2016-2017)
  • The University of Texas at Austin (B.B.A., 2015)
    • Dean’s List (2014)

Community Involvement

  • Member – Houston Young Lawyers Association (HYLA)

Professional Affiliations

  • Member, State Bar of Texas


  • Texas


  • Spanish (Conversational)