William R. Pemberton

William R. Pemberton

Sole Practitioner
Location:
Crockett, Texas
Phone:
936-544-4111
Fax:
936-544-5023
Email:
Delta Theta Phi. County Attorney, Bee County, Texas, 1974-1978. Certified as a Civil Pretrial Practice Advocate by the National Board of Civil Pretrial Advocacy. Fellow: Texas Bar Foundation, (Board Certified, Civil Trial Law and Personal Injury Trial Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization) (Certified as a Civil Trial Advocacy Specialist by the National Board of Trial Advocacy)

Areas of Practice

  • Litigation & Appeals
  • Civil Litigation
  • Criminal Defense
  • Personal Injury Trial Law
  • Wills & Probate Litigation
  • DUI/DWI
  • Family Law
  • Civil Trail Law
  • Personal Injury -- Plaintiff

Litigation Percentage

  • 95% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Civil Trial Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization, 1991
  • Personal Injury Trial Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization, 1992
  • Civil Trial Advocacy, National Board of Trial Advocacy, 1994
  • Civil Pretrial Practice Advocacy, National Board of Civil Pretrial Adv., 2012

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 1972
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Texas, 1983
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit, 1973
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1975

Education

  • The University of Texas School of Law, Austin, Texas
    • J.D. - 1972
  • University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, Arkansas
    • B.S. - 1970
    • Honors: With Honors
    • Major: Banking and Finance

Representative Clients

  • Citizens National Bank
  • Lovelady State Bank
  • Grapeland State Bank
  • City of Crockett
  • City of Grapeland
  • City of Lovelady
  • Housing Authority of the City of Crockett
  • Housing Authority of the City of Grapeland

Honors and Awards

  • Fellow, Texas Bar Foundation

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • State Bar of Texas, 1972 - Present
  • Houston County Bar Association, President, 1992 - Present
  • Texas Trial Lawyers Association
  • Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
  • American Association of Justice
  • College of the State Bar of Texas

Past Employment Positions

  • Pemberton & Garner, P.C., Shareholder, 1985 - 1989
  • Sallas, Merriwether & Pemberton, Partner, 1978 - 1985
  • Morrill & Patton, Associate, 1972 - 1978
  • Bee County, Texas, County Attorney, 1974 - 1978

Languages

  • English

Fraternities/Sororities

  • Delta Theta Phi