Martha S. Dickie

Career:

Almanza, Blackburn, Dickie & Mitchell LLP, Partner, January 1, 2010 to Present
Akin & Almanza, Partner, February 1, 2005 to December 31, 2009
Akin & Almanza, Of Counsel, 2004
Minton, Burton, Foster and Collins, P.C., 1982-2004
Law Clerk to United States District Judge Jack Roberts, 1980-1982.

Admitted to bar 1980, Texas; also admitted to practice before U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit; U.S. District Court, Southern and Western Districts of Texas

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

Areas of Practice:

      • 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 – 2018
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