Martha Dickie

Partner

mdickie@abdmlaw.com
(512) 474-9486 ext. 117

Bio

Martha is a well known leader in the Texas legal community. From her work with former Governor Ann Richards, to her numerous high profile jury trials, to her service as Texas State Bar President, Martha is known in Austin and throughout Texas as a no nonsense legal mind and litigator.  She currently litigates a diverse range of civil disputes and serves as an arbitrator and mediator.

Education

University of Texas at Austin – Doctor of Jurisprudence, 1980;
University of Texas at Austin – B.A. Plan II with Special Honors in Economics, 1977
Phi Beta Kappa

Memberships and Accomplishments

  • General Civil and Commercial Litigation,
  • Legal and Professional Malpractice Defense,
  • Municipality Defense Litigation,
  • Fiduciary and Trust Litigation,
  • Employment and Title VII Litigation,
  • White Collar Criminal Defense

Recognition

President State Bar of Texas, 2006 – 2007 and Board of Directors 1989-92
American Arbitration Association (AAA) Arbitrator
State Bar of Texas Presidential Citations, 1997, 1998, 2006, 2008 and 2013
State Bar of Texas Outstanding Third Year Director, 1992
Travis County Bar Association (President, 1988-89; President, Criminal Law and Procedure Section, 1985-86)
Texas Board of Legal Specialization – Board Member (June 1995-May 2001)
Texas Bar Foundation (Trustee, 1992-95, Chair of the Fellows, 2003-04)
Member American Board of Trial Advocates
President 2010-2012 of Austin Chapter of ABOTA
Martindale-Hubbell AV Rating Board Member
Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission, 1994-2000
Super Lawyers 2003 – 2020
Recipient of Michael J. Crowley Award 2010
Lloyd Lochridge Inn of Court: President, 2015
Recipient of Lifetime Achievement Award – Travis County Women’s Lawyer Association
Austin Bar Association Distinguished Lawyer Award 2012