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William J. Brotherton

William J. Brotherton

Practice areas:

Litigation, Business, Family, Insurance, Land Use & Zoning

About Me

I'm not your typical lawyer. Prior to establishing my law firm in 1996, I was a railroad brakeman/conductor and trainmaster, worked in the North Dakota oilfields as a roughneck, provided environmental engineering services to clients across the country, and taught environmental law for 12 years at Texas Christian University. I am a graduate of the University of North Dakota, with a Masters in Environmental Sciences from the University of Texas at Dallas and a law degree from Texas Wesleyan University School of Law. I have served on many community boards and organizations, most recently as a planning & zoning commissioner for the town of Flower Mound. I'm regularly appointed by the Denton County Probate Court as a special commissioner to determine property values in land condemnation cases. I am licensed to practice in all state courts of Texas, the US Supreme Court and the United States District Courts for the Northern District and the Eastern District of Texas.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1994

  1. Litigation: 30%
  2. Business: 25%
    21 years, 200 cases
  3. Family: 20%
    21 years, 300 cases
  4. Insurance: 15%
    21 years, 300 cases
  5. Land Use & Zoning: 10%

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($150-325/hour)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

1 total

  • Stephen Kuzmich

    I endorse this lawyer. William has been the opposing lawyer on many cases against me and he is a great attorney. When an opposing lawyer says that, it is a very high compliment! He is great in the courtroom, depositions and with his clients. Experienced, very well educated and worlds of common sense! One of the best attorneys in town.

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    Stephen Kuzmich Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Brotherton Law Firm

2340 Fm 407 Ste 200
Highland Village, TX, 75077-3070

Brotherton Law Firm

2340 FM 407, Suite 200
suite 200
Highland Village, TX, 75077

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
TXEligible To Practice In Texas 199405/24/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PrincipalBrotherton Law Firm1997 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
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Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Texas Wesleyan UniversityDoctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor (J.D.)N/A1994