Bill Blankenship is Board Certified in Personal Injury Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. Less than 3% of lawyers in Texas have earned this experience based certification. So far in his career, Bill has tried over 70 jury trials. While his practice is mainly focused in the North Texas area, Bill has represented clients in state courts all over Texas, as well as United States District Courts for the Northern, Southern, Eastern and Western Districts of Texas. He also practices in the United States Court of Federal Claims in Washington, D.C. and the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit.
Bill's practice focuses on catastrophic injury or wrongful death claims, where he has successfully represented individuals and families in a wide range of lawsuits, from pharmaceutical liability to professional malpractice to general negligence. Bill also regularly represents individuals and small companies in commercial litigation cases, where he has successfully prosecuted and defended a broad variety of commercial matters, from breach of contract to oil/gas disputes to breach of fiduciary duty claims. Please visit the Practice page for a more detailed description of Bill's practice or the Results page for a brief glimpse of some of his past cases.
Bill is active in the Texas Trial Lawyer's Association, Dallas Trial Lawyer's Association, Dallas Bar Association. Outside of the practice of law, Bill enjoys spending time with his wife and two chidren.
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United States Court of Federal Claims, 2003
United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, 2003
United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas, 2003
United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas, 2002
United States District Court for the Western District of Texas, 2002
United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas, 2000
State of Texas, 1997
Texas Tech University School of Law (Lubbock, Texas) J.D., 1997
University of Texas (Austin, Texas) B.A., 1994