Johali Muzaliwa



(832) 214-3974

(832) 214-3905

Johali focuses her practice on insurance coverage and bad faith litigation. She has extensive experience drafting coverage opinions as well as handling the full gamut of pleadings, briefs, motions, discovery, and memoranda. An experienced litigator, Johali’s trial experience includes serving as second chair. She is a certified arbitrator and has resolved cases through arbitration and mediation.

Active in the legal community, Johali is a board member of both the African American Lawyers Section of the Texas State Bar and the Houston Lawyers Association, Houston’s African American Bar.

Before joining Cozen O’Connor, she worked as an associate attorney at two law firms in Houston. Johali is an avid runner and enjoys reading classic literature.


Practice Areas


  • University of Houston Law Center, J.D., 2014
  • Boise State University, B.S., 2009
  • Texas
  • U.S. District Court -- Southern District of Texas

Board member, African American Lawyers Section of the Texas State Bar

Board member, Houston Lawyers Association