BILL DE LA GARZA

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Location: Houston, Texas
Phone: 281-486-7007
Fax: 281-486-0229

Areas of Practice

  • Child Custody
  • Divorce
  • Family Law

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Board Certified, Family Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization, 1980

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 1973

Education

  • South Texas College of Law, Houston, Texas
    • J.D. – 1973
    • Law Journal: South Texas College of Law Law Journal, Research Editor, 1972 – 1973
  • Lamar University, Beaumont, Texas
    • B.A. – 1969
    • Honors: With Honors

Classes/Seminars

  • Family Law, State Bar of Texas, Lecturer, 1991

Honors and Awards

  • Recipient, Dave Gibson Award for Professionalism and Excellence in the Practice of Family Law, Gulf Coast Family Law Specialists, 1997
  • Texas Super Lawyer 2006 – 2010 by Thomson Reuters ™

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Texas Family Law Council, Adjunct Member and Past Member
  • Texas Family Practice Manual Revision Committee, Family Law Council, Past Member
  • Houston Bar Association (Director, Family Law Section, 1981; Member, Mentor Society, 1985-1990; Family Law Section, 1985; Chairman, Family Law Section, 1999-2000)
  • Houston Bay Area Bar Association(Vice-President, Programs, 1982)
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • State Bar of Texas, Member
  • Gulf Coast Family Law Specialists Association (Director, 1982-1983; Secretary-Treasurer, 1983-1984; President, 1984-1985)
  • Texas Academy of Certified Family Law Specialists (Director, 1988)
  • American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, Member
  • Houston Bar Foundation, Fellow
  • College of the State Bar of Texas, Member
  • Royal Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (UK), Member

Past Employment Positions

  • South Texas College of Law, Adjunct Professor of Law, 1978
  • U.S.A.R., 2nd Lieut., 1972 – 1977

Fraternities/Sororities

  • Blue Key
  • Delta Theta Phi
  • Phi Eta Sigma
  • Phi Kappa Phi

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