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Linda Broocks

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Litigation, Appeals

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About Me

I am a trial lawyer, board certified in Civil Trial Law and Civil Appellate Law.  I have tried a wide variety of civil matters, with an emphasis on business, securities, real estate, toxic tort, and catastrophic injury litigation.

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Languages Spoken: Spanish

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1978

  1. Litigation: 75%
  2. Appeals: 25%

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Contact Info

Ogden, Gibson, Broocks & Longoria, L.L.P.

711 Louisiana Street
Suite 1900
Houston, TX, 77002

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
TXEligible To Practice In Texas 197805/24/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Texas Super LawyerLaw & Politics Magazine2012
Texas Super LawyerLaw & Politics Magazine2011
Texas Super LawyerLaw & Politics Magazine2010
Texas Super LawyerLaw & Politics Magazine2009
Texas Super LawyerLaw & Politics Magazine2008
Texas Super LawyerLaw & Politics Magazine2007
Texas Super LawyerLaw & Politics Magazine2006
Texas Super LawyerLaw & Politics Magazine2005
Texas Super LawyerLaw & Politics Magazine2004
Texas Super LawyerLaw & Politics Magazine2003
2000 Woman on the MoveHouston Chronicle2000

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerOgden, Gibson, Broocks, Longoria & Hall, LLP1994 - Present
PartnerBaker Botts, LLP1987 - 1994
AssociateBaker Botts, LLP1979 - 1987
Law ClerkJudge John R. Brown, Chief Judge, United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit1978 - 1979

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Houston Bar Association Appellate Practice SectionCouncil Member2013 - Present
Texas Association of Civil Trial and Appellate SpecialistsSecretary2007 - 2008
Securities Litigation and Arbitration Section, Houston Bar AssociationChair2007 - 2009
Dispute Resolution CenterBoard Member2006 - Present
Securities Litigation and Arbitration Section, Houston Bar AssociationTreasurer2005 - 2007
Securities Litigation and Arbitraton Section, Houston Bar AssociationCouncil Member2003 - Present
Texas Association of Civil Trial and Appellate SpecialistsBoard Member2003 - Present
Texas Association of Civil Trial and Appellate SpecialistsPresident1998 - 1999
Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association Legal and Compliance SocietyMember1992 - Present
Houston Bar FoundationSustaining Life FellowN/A
Texas Bar FoundationFellowN/A
Houston Bar AssociationMemberN/A

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Rice UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1972
University of Texas School of LawLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
HBA Securities Litigation and Arbitration Section MeetingWhat Every Securities Litigator Needs to Know About Recent High Profile Issues in Employment Law2013
Propane Gas Defense Association Fall MeetingMedicare Update: The Mine Field Deepens2012
The Masters SeriesRainmaking in a Challenging Legal Market2011
Securities Litigation and Arbitration Section MeetingWhen Brokers Leave: Prosecuting and Defending the Claims in Their Wake2007
15th Annual Texas Minority Counsel ProgramWhy Arbitrate/Mediate: Critical Factors in Choosing ADR2007