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James Patrick Cooney

James Patrick Cooney

Practice areas:

Admiralty & Maritime, Environmental and Natural Resources, Employee Benefits

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Licensed since 1969

  1. Admiralty & Maritime: 80%
    41 years
  2. Employee Benefits: 10%
  3. Environmental and Natural Resources: 10%

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Contact Info

Royston Rayzor

1600 Smith Street, Ste. 5000
Houston, TX, 77002

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
TXEligible To Practice In Texas 196908/25/2015
GATerminated - Nonpayment of Dues197008/22/2015

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Best Lawyer in America -Maritime LawBest Lawyers in America2011
Houston Maritime Lawyer of theYearBest Lawyers in America2010
Best Lawyers in America - Maritime LawBest Lawyers in America2010
Best Lawyers in America - Maritime LawBest Lawyers in America2009
Best Lawyers in America - Maritime LawBest Lawyers in America2008
Listed - Shipping and MaritimeWho's Who Legal2008
Go-To Lawyer - MaritimeTexas Lawyer2007
Best Lawyers in America - Maritime LawN/A2007
Best Lawyers in America - Maritime LawN/A2006
Best Lawyers in America - Maritime LawN/A2005
Best Lawyers in America - Maritime LawN/A2004
Best Lawyers in America - Maritime LawN/A2003
Best Lawyers in America - Maritime LawN/A2002
Best Lawyers in America - Maritime LawN/A2001
Best Lawyers in America - Maritime LawN/A2000
Best Lawyers in America - Maritime LawN/A1999
Best Lawyers in America - Maritime LawN/A1998
Best Lawyers in America - Maritime LawN/A1997
Best Lawyers in America - Maritime LawN/A1996
Best Lawyers in America - Maritime LawN/A1995

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
N/AU. S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit1969 - 1971

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
U.S. Coast Guard AuxiliaryVice Flotilla Commander2011 - Present
Houston Maritime MuseumTrustee2009 - Present
Houston International Seafarers CentersPresident2008 - 2009
Maritime Law Association of the United StatesDirector2002 - 2004
Uniformity of Maritime Law CommitteeChairman1998 - 2002
Southeastern Admiralty Law InstituteChairman1993 - 1993
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
State Bar of TexasMemberN/A
Maritime Law Association of the United StatesMemberN/A

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Notre Dame Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1969
University of Notre DameGovernment and International AffairsA.B.1966