Longhorns in downtown Amarillo
Longhorns in downtown Amarillo

Beautiful Palo Duro Canyon
Beautiful Palo Duro Canyon

Northern Bobwhite at Lake Meredith
Northern Bobwhite at Lake Meredith

Longhorns in downtown Amarillo
Longhorns in downtown Amarillo


Vicki Wilmarth, Business and Employment Law Attorney

About the Practice

Vicki Wilmarth is an Amarillo employment lawyer and business transactions lawyer with more than 30 years' experience in helping businesses. She can advise you on avoiding the legal landmines threatening a company in the discrimination, overtime, unemployment, workers’ compensation, and retaliation laws. She drafts employee handbooks, covenants not to compete and contracts with key employees. She creates business entities such as corporations, partnerships and limited liability companies. Vicki also provides informative and entertaining training to managers and supervisors all over Texas.



  • Employment Policies

  • Employee Training

  • Severance Agreements

  • Covenants Not to Compete

  • Employment Contracts

  • Independent Contractor Agreements

  • Unemployment Claims

  • Hiring, Compensation and Firing Advice

  • Protection of Proprietary and Confidential Company Information

  • Overtime Compliance Assistance

  • Perform Discrimination and Harassment Investigations 

  • Respond to Audits and Investigations by the EEOC, Department of Labor and Texas Workforce Commission

  • Creation of LLCs, Corporations, Partnerships

Contact Vicki for assistance with all of your employment issues.




New Address as of 10/01/16:

7971 SW 45th, Ste. 200 

Amarillo, TX 79119





Latest Legal Tips for Employers from Vicki's Blog
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Age discrimination cases are difficult for employers to win because the elderly make very sympathetic plaintiffs and the judges and jurors themselves are often older. But a recent Fifth Circuit case out of Lubbock gives a blueprint to managers of how to dispassionately and carefully handle the termination of a poor-performing older employee.

Areas of Practice

Vicki Wilmarth devotes her practice to the representation of businesses (for profit and nonprofit) in the area of EMPLOYMENT LAW and BUSINESS TRANSACTIONS. 


Her partner, Chris Wright, practices in the areas of



Her other partner, Wade Byrd, practices in the areas of  CIVIL LITIGATION, PERSONAL INJURY AND FAMILY LAW.

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Texas Governor Greg Abbott signed an Executive Order on April 5, 2021, purporting to ban “vaccination passports” in Texas. But Texas employers are asking, “What does this mean for my business?”.

For general answers to your employment law questions, please visit 
Vicki Wilmarth's
Employment Law Blog