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William J. Wade

William J. Wade

Of Counsel
Location:
Lubbock, Texas
Phone:
806-762-5281
Fax:
806-762-3510
Email:

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury/Wrongful Death/ Employer Liability
  • Governmental Liability
  • General Litigation

Litigation Percentage

  • 98% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 1968
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Texas, 1970
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Texas, 1974
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit, 1981
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1971

Education

  • The University of Texas School of Law, Austin, Texas
    • Doctor of Jurisprudence - 1966
  • Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX
    • Bachelor of Arts, Mathematics - 1963

Representative Clients

  • Texas Municipal League Intergovernmental Risk Pool
  • Texas Mutual Insurance Company
  • State Farm Fire & Casualty Company
  • Scottsdale Insurance Company

References

  • David Reagan, Texas Municipal League Intergovernmental Risk Pool
  • Tracey Rogers ( Senior Attorney, BP Legal Group)
  • Kenneth L. George, Schwartz, Junell, Greenberg & Oathout, LLP (former Senior Attorney, BP Legal Group)

Honors and Awards

  • Fellow, American College of Trial Lawyers
  • Fellow, Litigation Counsel of America
  • Who's Who in American Law
  • Texas Monthly Super Lawyer 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
  • Top 100 International Business Business Magazine, 2014
  • Martindale Hubbell Rating - AV Preeminent ®

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • University of Texas Law School Alumni Association, Past Director
  • Lubbock County Bar Association, President, 1978 - 1979
  • State Bar of Texas
  • Texas Association of Defense Counsel, Director at Large, 2006-2007, 2007-2008
  • American Board of Trial Advocates - Diplomate/ABOTA Texas President - 2009
  • Texas Bar Foundation, Life Fellow
  • American Bar Foundation, Life Fellow
  • Texas Supreme Court Advisory Committee, Member, 2006 - 2008

Past Employment Positions

  • U.S. Army Military Intelligence, Captain, 1966 - 1968
  • 47th Judicial District, Assistant District Attorney, 1968 - 1969

Fraternities/Sororities

  • Phi Alpha Delta
  • Sigma Alpha Epsilon