Wayne Windle

Trial Experience:

In 2009 honored as Texas Trial Lawyer of the Year-Selected by the Texas Chapters of the American Board of Trial Advocates.

In 1961 began practicing law in El Paso with the firm of Andress, Lipscomb, Peticolas & Fisk.

In 1962 took a leave of absence from that firm and worked as a Law Clerk for US District Court Judge R.E. Thomason.

Between 1963 and the present tried or argued cases before the following Federal Courts:US Supreme Court, Fifth Circuit US Court of Appeals,
US Tax Court, US District Court, Southern District of Texas, and
US District Court Southern District of California.

Tried or argued cases before the following State Courts: Texas Supreme Court,
The El Paso Court of Appeals, andCounty and District Courts of El Paso, Hudspeth and Culberson Counties.

For over 46 years represented individuals, businesses and insurance companies in all types of civil litigation.

Other Activities:

Instructor for Masters in Trial Seminars for American Board of Trial Advocates.

Elected to the State Board of Education in 1978, 1980, 1982, and 1984.

Areas of Practice:

Personal Injury and Death Cases of all types, Commercial Litigation, Products Liability Law, Insurance Law, Insurance Bad Faith Litigation, Worker’s Compensation Litigation, Breach of Contract Cases, Wills and Estate Litigation
Texas Deceptive Trade Practice Act Litigation, Construction Cases, Nursing Home Litigation, Employment Law, Fraud Cases, Zoning Cases, Professional Malpractice Litigation (doctor, lawyer, accountant and architect defense), and
Civil Rights.

Bar Admissions:

Texas, 1961
U.S. District Court Western District of Texas, 1961
U.S. District Court Southern District of California, 1972
U.S. Federal Courts, 1962
U.S. Supreme Court, 1965
U.S. Tax Court, 1972

Education:

The University of Texas School of Law, Austin, Texas, 1961
LL.B., Bachelor of Law

University of Texas, Austin, Texas 1958
B.B.A., Bachelor of Business Administration

Professional Association and Memberships:

El Paso Bar Association, Past President
Texas Chapter of American Board of Trial Advocates, Past President
El Paso Young Lawyers, Past President
El Paso Trial Lawyers Association, Past President
Texas Board of Trial Advocates, Past President
American Board of Trial Advocates, Recognized as a Diplomate (having tried over 100 cases to conclusion)

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