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William David George

William David George

Practice areas:

Appeals, Litigation

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Licensed since 1995

  1. Appeals: 80%
    20 years, 50 cases
  2. Litigation: 20%
    20 years, 200 cases

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Fees:

Fixed (Sometimes)

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Contact Info

Baker Wotring LLP.

700 JPMorgan Chase Tower
600 Travis Street
Houston, TX, 77002-3009

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
TXEligible To Practice In Texas 199508/25/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Super LawyerN/A2007
Super LawyerN/A2006
Super LawyerN/A2005
Board Certified in Civil Appellate LawN/A2005
Top Lawyers in HoustonN/A2005
Top Lawyers in HoustonN/A2005
Top Lawyers in HoustonN/A2004
AV RatedN/A2004
Rising StarN/A2004
Super LawyerN/A2004
Invited MemberN/A2004

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerConnelly Baker Wotring LLP2008 - Present
Of CounselConnelly Baker Wotring LLP2005 - 2007
PartnerEdwards & George LLP2001 - 2005
AssociateBaker Botts LLP1998 - 2001
Law ClerkJudge Joe Fisher1997 - 1998
Law ClerkJudge Harold R. DeMoss1995 - 1997

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Houston Bar AssociationChair - Pro Bono Committee2007 - Present
State Bar of Texas Appellate SectionCo-Chair - Pro Bono Committee2007 - Present
West University Rotary ClubBoard Secretary2007 - Present
Houston Bar Association Appellate SectionAppellate Counsel2006 - Present
West University Rotary ClubChair - Child Immunization Project2006 - 2006
The Appellate LawyerCo-Editor in Chief2005 - 2007
N/AN/A2004 - Present

Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
Supreme Court PreviewCan Shipping a Master Version of Software Abroad for Copying Infringe a United States Patent2007
The Journal of Appellate Practice and ProcessDirect Appeals for Bankruptcy Courts to Circuit Courts: The Experience After a Year2007
The Journal of Appellate Practice and ProcessDirect Appeals for Bankruptcy Courts to Circuit Courts: The Experience After a Year2007
State Bar of Texas Bankruptcy Section NewsletterAn Idea Whose Time Has (sort of) Come: BAPCPA Provides Direct Appeals from Bankruptcy Courts to Circuit Courts in LImited Situations2006
UnknownAn Overview of Bankruptcy Appeals for the Appellate Practitioner2006
Administrative Law ReviewTort Reform by Regulation: The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Attempts to Preempt State-Tort Lawsuits with its Proposed Roof-Strength Regulation2006
Administrative Law ReviewTort Reform by Regulation: The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Attempts to Preempt State-Tort Lawsuits with its Proposed Roof-Strength Regulation2006
Baylor Law ReviewFinally, an Eye for an Eye: The Supreme Court Lets the Punishment Fit the Crime in Austin v. United States1995

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Baylor University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1995

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Advanced Civil Discovery CoursePre-Suit Discovery and Discovery from Third Parties2007
University of Houston Law Center ACLU MeetingEqual Access Act2006
Advanced Civil Discovery CoursePre-Suit Discovery and Discovery from Third Parties2006
Deposition CourseCorporate Representative Depositions2005
Homeland Security Conference: Countering Terrorism in the 21st CenturyPanelist - PATRIOT Act: Privacy, Rights, and the Law2004
State Bar of Texas Asian-Pacific Islander Interest Section RetreatLegal Concerns in Threatening Times2003
Silica Litigation ConferenceSilica Litigation: What's Next, When & Where2003
Garland Walker Inn of CourtLegal Implications of Terrorism: Justice or Revenge2002