Bo Blackburn

Career:

Almanza, Blackburn, Dickie & Mitchell LLP, Partner, January 1, 2010 to Present Akin & Almanza, Partner, February 1, 2005 to December 31, 2009 Akin & Almanza, Associate, 2000 to January 31, 2005 Midland County District Attorney’s Office, Assistant District Attorney, 1999 – 2000 – Hiring Committee, 1999 – 2000

Admitted to bar November, 1998, Texas; also admitted to practice before U.S. District Court, Western and Northern Districts of Texas

Education:

Texas Tech University – Doctor of Jurisprudence, Cum Laude, 1998
University of Texas at Austin – Bachelor of Arts Biology, 1994

Areas of Practice:

  • General civil commercial litigation.
  • Legal and professional malpractice defense.
  • Residential and commercial real estate litigation.
  • Professional licensing and regulation.
  • Municipality defense litigation.
  • Land use litigation.
  • Employment litigation.
  • Personal injury litigation

Recognition:

Legal Research Board, Texas Tech School of Law
Texas Cowboys Service Organization, University of Texas
Named “Rising Star” in real estate litigation by Texas Monthly Magazine

Member:

Lawyer member on the TREC broker-lawyer committee, by the State Bar of Texas — 08/2011–present.
Nursery Council, Tarrytown United Methodist Church — 2008 – 2009
Endowment Board, Tarrytown United Methodist Church — Board Member, 2009 – Present
Westlake Oaks Homeowners Association — Board Member, 2009 – 2010

Certifications:

Texas Real Estate Commission – Continuing Education Instructor