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Hughes & Luce LLP

1717 Main Street Suite 2800

Dallas, TX, 75201-7342

Diamond McCarthy LLP

2711 N Haskell Ave Ste 3100
Tower At Cityplace
Dallas, TX, 75204-2911

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
TXEligible To Practice In Texas 198607/16/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Texas Super LawyerN/A2006
Texas Super LawyerN/A2006
Texas Super LawyerN/A2005
Texas Super LawyerN/A2005
Texas Super LawyerN/A2004
Texas Super LawyerN/A2004
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Dallas Bar AssociationPresident2006 - Present
Dallas Bar AssociationPresident-Elect2005 - Present
Dallas Bar AssociationVice President2004 - Present
State Bar of Texas, Administration of the Rules of Evidence CommitteeMember2004 - Present
Dallas Bar AssociationBoard of Directors2002 - Present
Dallas Bar AssociationChairman2002 - Present
Dallas Association of Young LawyersPresident1994 - Present
State Bar of Texas, Administration of the Rules of Evidence CommitteeChairman1994 - Present
Dallas Association of Young LawyersMemberN/A
Dallas Association of Young Lawyers FoundationMemberN/A
State Bar of TexasFellowN/A
Dallas Bar FoundationFellowN/A
State Bar of TexasMemberN/A
Dallas Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Patrick E. Higginbotham American Inn of CourtBarrister2002 - 2004
State Bar of Texas, Texas Supreme Court Advisory CommitteeMember1999 - 2002
Dallas Association of Young Lawyers FoundationDirector1999 - 2004
Dallas Bar Association, Finance CommitteeChairman1998 - 2003
State Bar of Texas, Administration of the Rules of Evidence CommitteeChairman1996 - 2003
Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
Unknown"Judicial Construction and Modification of Trusts: Practical Advice for the Client,"2007
American Inn of Court, Patrick E. HigginbothamInvestigating, Preparing and Presenting Witnesses2003
Texas LawyerProcedural Pitfalls, in Probate and Trust Litigation1998
DBA HeadnotesNew Rules Changes — Part II1998
DBA HeadnotesThe New Texas Rules of Evidence: Changes — Part II1998
State Bar of TexasThe 1998 Texas Rules of Evidence: Changes Made and Changes Rejected1998
UnknownThe 1997 Texas Rules of Evidence: Changes Made and Changes Rejected1997
American Conference Institute on Successful Strategies in Toxic Tort LitigationKey Issues in Tort Litigation Involving Foreign Defendants in the United States1996
Eighth Annual Baylor Litigation InstituteKey Aspects of Texas Tort Reform Relating To Venue and To Deceptive Trade Practices1995
State Bar Eleventh Annual Litigation Update InstituteToxic Tort Update1995
Tex. Personal Injury L. Rptr.The International Challenge: Handling Products Liability Claims Involving Foreign-Country Defendants in Texas Courts1991
Baylor Law ReviewGovernment Contract Defense: Sharing the Protective Cloak of Sovereign Immunity After McKay v. Rockwell International Corp.1985
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Baylor University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1985
Texas A&M UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1979
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Professional Development ProgramThe 1998 Texas Rules of Evidence: Changes Made and Changes Rejected1998
Southern Methodist University Law Institute on Practicing Law Under the New Rules of Trial and Appellate ProcedureThe 1997 Texas Rules of Evidence: Changes Made and Changes Rejected1997