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Behrooz P. Vida

Behrooz P. Vida

Practice areas:

Bankruptcy & Debt

About Me

Languages Spoken: Farsi, English

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1990

  1. Bankruptcy & Debt: 99%
    25 years

Attorney Endorsements

2 total 

  • Richard M. Weaver

    I endorse this lawyer. He's a very knowledgeable bankruptcy lawyer.

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    Richard Weaver Bankruptcy & Debt Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Jonathan Lindley Howell

    An attorney of the highest caliber. Excellent.

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    Jonathan Howell Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

The Vida Law Firm, PLLC

3000 Central Drive
Bedford, TX, 76021

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
TXEligible To Practice In Texas 199008/25/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Texas Super LawyerTexas Monthly Magazine2011
Texas Super LawyerTexas Monthly Magazine2010
Texas Super LawyerTexas Monthly Magzaine2009
Texas Super LawyerTexas Monthly Magazine2008
Texas Super LawyerTexas Monthly Magazine2007
Texas Super LawyerN/A2006
Texas Super LawyerN/A2005
Texas Super LawyerN/A2004
Texas Super LawyerN/A2003

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerThe Vida Law Firm, PLLC2007 - Present
Adjunct ProfessorTexas Wesleyan University School Of Law1998 - Present
PartnerVenable & Vida, LLP1994 - 2006
AssociateRichard Venable P.C.1992 - 1994
AssociateParker, Griffin & Venable1990 - 1992

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Tarrant County Bankruptcy Bar AssociationPresident1999 - 2000

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
United States Trustee v. Cortez (In re Cortez), 457 F.3d 448 (5th Cir. 2006);District Court was affirmed.
Laughlin v. Nouveau Body & Tan, L.L.C. (In re Laughlin), 602 F.3d 417 (5th Cir. 2010)Ruling in favor of Laughlin
In re Stembridge, 394 F.3d 383 (5th Cir. 2004)N/A

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Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
Northern District of Texas Bankruptcy Bench/Bar ConferenceDiscussion of Latest Opinions and Cases2010
The University of Texas 6th Annual Consumer Bankruptcy CourseThe Responsibilities Under Bankruptcy Rule 90112010
The University of Texas 2d Annual Consumer Bankruptcy PracticeCars—Let Them Eat Steel2006
Understanding the Bankruptcy Reform Act of 2005 in Texas, Lorman Education ServiceChapter 13 Practice Under the New Code2006
The Law Office Management Program, State Bar of TexasHow to Organize and Manage Your Consumer Bankruptcy Practice2004
13th Annual Chapter 13 Consumer Bankruptcy ConferenceIRS Issues, Treatment of Student Loans, Budget Issues, and Post-petition Sale of Homes in Chapter 13 Cases2003
Texas State Bar 17th Annual Advanced Consumer Bankruptcy CourseMeans Testing/Filing Issues2001
Consumer Bankruptcy ConferenceDischarging Taxes in Bankruptcy2001
Advanced Consumer Bankruptcy Issues in TexasDischarging Taxes in Bankruptcy2001

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Texas Tech University School of LawN/AN/A1990
University of Texas System, AustinN/AN/A1984

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
5th Circuit Bench-Bar Bankruptcy ConferenceDischarge and Dischargeability Issues2010
Tarrant County Young Lawyers Association Annual Member CLEPractising in the Bankruptcy Court2009
State Bar 25th Annual Advanced Consumer Bankruptcy CourseThe Ethics of Choosing Which Chapter2009
DFW Association of Young LawyersBankruptcy Practice2009
DFW Annual Chapter 13 Consumer Bankruptcy ConferenceDischarge and Dischargeability Issues2009
The University of Texas 4th Annual Consumer Bankruptcy CourseThe Burden of Proof and Proof of Claim2008
Tarrant County Brown Bag Seminar SeriesBankruptcy Update2008
Tarrant County Bankruptcy BarRecent Caselaw2008
Five Star SeminarsLoss Mitigation2008
The University of Texas 3rd Annual Consumer Bankruptcy PracticeBankruptcy Appeals2007
State Bar 23rd Annual Advanced Consumer Bankruptcy CourseNew Developments Regarding Cars in Bankruptcy2007
Understanding the Bankruptcy Reform Act of 2005 in Texas, Lorman Education ServiceChapter 13 Practice Under the New Code,2006
The University of Texas 2d Annual Consumer Bankruptcy PracticeCars—Let Them Eat Steel,2006
Northern District of Texas Bench/Bar SeminarHandling Consumer Chapter 13 Cases Under BAPCPA,2006
Northern District of Texas Bench/Bar SeminarHandling Consumer Chapter 13 Cases Under BAPCPA2006
The University of Texas Consumer Bankruptcy PracticeExemptions: What May You Keep While Serving Your Time in Debtors’ Prison?2005
Tarrant County Bankruptcy BarBAPCPA 20052005
The Law Office Management ProgramHow to Organize and Manage Your Consumer Bankruptcy Practice2004
22nd Annual University of Texas Bankruptcy ConferenceSelected Consumer Issues2003
13th Annual Chapter 13 Consumer Bankruptcy ConferenceRS Issues, Treatment of Student Loans, Budget Issues, and Post-petition Sale of Homes in Chapter 13 Cases2003
Tarrant County Bankruptcy BarFair Credit Reporting Act2002
Consumer Bankruptcy ConferenceBankruptcy Fun and Games: A Humorous Look at Serious Issues2002
Fort Worth Paralegal AssociationFundamentals of Bankruptcy2001
exas State Bar 17th Annual Advanced Consumer Bankruptcy CourseMeans Testing/Filing Issues2001
Enduring L.A.M.P.Impact of Military Activation on Bankruptcy and Other Related Federal Laws2001
Consumer Bankruptcy ConferenceDischarging Taxes in Bankruptcy2001
Advanced Consumer Bankruptcy Issues in TexasDischarging Taxes in Bankruptcy2001
UnknownMock Trial of Objection to Confirmation2000