BISD insurance will pay for assistant superintendent's defense a - 12 News KBMT and K-JAC. News, Weather and Sports for SE Texas

BISD insurance will pay for assistant superintendent's defense attorney in lawsuit

Posted: Updated:

12News has learned that at Beaumont Independent School District administrator, who's the target of a lawsuit, now has a Houston attorney representing her.

BISD's insurance company is covering the cost of Paul Lamp's defense of Patricia Lambert.  Lambert is the assistant superintendent of secondary schools.

Lamp is known for his experience in defending governmental entities and public officials from civil rights claims, whistleblower claims and other public sector lawsuits.

Central High graduate C'Brionne Hendrix is suing Lambert accusing her of tampering with grades and costing Hendrix her status as salutatorian.

Hendrix is the daughter of BISD assistant principal Sharon Hendrix.

BISD attorney Melody Chappell says BISD's insurance is paying for Lambert's attorney since Lambert is being sued in her role as an administrator.

  • Submit a news tip

    Do you know of something that would be a good news story?  Enter your email address and select "Submit"  to send it to 12 News HD.  You can also call the news tip line at 409-838-1212

    * denotes required fields
    We're sorry, but only one entry is allowed per person.
    Thank you for your continued interest.

    Thank you for submitting your news idea to 12News HD!

Powered by WorldNow

Newsroom: (409) 838-1212
Front Desk: (409) 833-7512
News Fax: (409) 981-1564
News Email: 12News@kbmt12.com

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and KBMT. All Rights Reserved.
Users of this site agree to the Terms of Service, Privacy Notice/Your California Privacy Rights, and Ad Choices.