After graduation from West Point, Mr. Binney served as a lieutenant in the U.S. Army, after which he served in the FBI for eight years. As an FBI Special Agent, Mr. Binney initiated and led Operation Candyman, one of law enforcements largest investigations into online child pornography, resulting in over 100 convictions and the identification of dozens of victims.
In that regard, he appeared on several local news stations, Wired Magazine and on Fox News, The O’Reilly Factor. As a Supervisory Special Agent, Mr. Binney created and staffed the Houston Area Cyber-Crime Task Force, supervised the computer forensic examination efforts of all Houston-FBI investigations including the Enron and Arthur Anderson investigations. He also oversaw all cyber-crime related investigations, including computer intrusions, online crimes against children, fraud, cyber-terrorism, and theft of intellectual property.
Mr. Binney is a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum, American Bar Association (Litigation Section), The Houston Bar Association, the Montgomery County Bar Association, The Woodlands Bar Association, and the West Point Society of Greater Houston. He is licensed to practice law in Texas as well as federal court in the Northern, Southern, Eastern and Western Districts of Texas. He has been admitted to practice pro hac vice in state and federal courts in Virginia, North Carolina, Florida, New York, Ohio and Oklahoma. He is a member of St. Anthony of Padua Church.
Mr. Binney is President of The Woodlands High School Quarterback Club and also President of The Woodlands Lacrosse Booster Club.
|TX||Eligible To Practice In Texas||2000||05/28/2022|
|Award name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|AV Preeminent Rated||Martindale-Hubbell||2022|
|Member||Million Dollar Advocates Forum||2019|
|AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review Rated||Martindale-Hubbell||2019|
|Associate||Heard, Robins, Cloud, Lubel & Greenwood LLP||2003 - 2004|
|Associate||Ware, Snow, Fogel & Jackson, LLP||2002 - 2003|
|Supervisory Special Agent||Federal Bureau of Investigation||1994 - 2002|
|Officer||United States Army||1987 - 1994|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|American Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|Houston Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|Montgomery Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|Woodlands Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|South Texas College of Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2000|
|United States Military Academy||BS - Bachelor of Science||1991|
|$3.5M Trucking Accident||Settlement at mediation|
|$825,000 Settlement in Commercial Building Defect Case||Settlement|
|$2.4M Settlement Premises Liability||Settlement at mediation|
|$900,000 Settlement in Apartment Fire Death Case||Settlement|
|$1,000,000 Settlement against Commercial Delivery Company||Settlement|
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July 29, 2019