A. Boone Almanza

Career:

Almanza, Blackburn, Dickie & Mitchell LLP, Partner, January 1, 2010 to Present
Akin & Almanza, Partner, 1998 to December 31, 2009
Law Offices of A. Boone Almanza, 1995 – 1998
Clark, Thomas & Winters, 1988 – 1995    -Shareholder, 1995
Office of Texas Senate Bill Analysis, 1987 (70th Texas Legislature)
Admitted to bar, 1988, Texas; also admitted to practice before The Supreme Court of the United States of America, The U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit; U.S. District Court, Northern, Southern, Eastern and Western Districts of Texas

Education: 

University of Texas at Austin – Doctor of Jurisprudence, 1988;
Houston Baptist University – Bachelor of Arts, Magna Cum Laude, 1985

Areas of Practice:

  • Legal and Professional Malpractice Defense
  • Fiduciary and Trust Litigation
  • Commercial and Residential Real Estate Litigation
  • Partnership / Closely Held Entity Litigation
  • Construction Litigation
  • Professional Licensing Regulation
  • Land Use Litigation
  • General Civil Commercial Litigation
  • Trademark and Infringement Litigation
  • Insurance Coverage Litigation
  • Employment and Title VII Litigation
  • Personal Injury Litigation

Recognition:

Martindale-Hubbell AV Rating
Life Fellow, Texas Bar Foundation
Houston Baptist University Alumni Award, 1998
Houston Baptist University Sports Hall of Honor Inductee, 1998
Houston Baptist University Student Foundation Award 1984 & 1985
NCAA Academic All-American 1983 – 84 and 1984 – 85
Rhodes Scholar Nominee
Stephen F. Austin High School Maroon Society Inductee, 1981

Member:

Member of Admissions Committee for the U.S. District Courts, Western District, Austin Division, 1998 – 2004
West Austin Youth Association, Trustee, 2001 – 2007, President 2005
Trinity Episcopal School, Trustee, 2004 to 2010
S.F. Austin High School Continuing Education Foundation, Board Member 2008 –   2011
Hispanic Alliance for the Performing Arts, Board Member, 2011 to present
The SAFE Alliance, Board Member 2013 to present

Certifications:

Texas Real Estate Commission – Continuing Education Instructor