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Attorney William J. Tinning

William J. Tinning

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Education

  • St. Mary's University School of Law, San Antonio, Texas
    • J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence - 00/1977
  • University of Texas, Austin, Texas
    • 00/1976
  • University of Dallas, Irving, Texas
    • B.A. - 1975
    • Honors: cum laude
    • Major: History
  • Oxford University, Oxford

Representative Clients

  • G. Valencia
  • Richard Escobar

Past Positions

  • Former United States Marine Corp. Captain

Published Works

  • Retain Elected Judges Corpus Christi Lawyer, Feb, 1988

Professional Associations

  • Association of Trial Lawyers of America, Member, 1979 to 1988
  • Texas Trial Lawyers Association, Member, 1981 to 1988
  • Corpus Christi Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • State Bar of Texas
  • International Academy of Litigators
  • American Association for Justice
  • Attorneys Information Exchange Group
  • Million Dollars Advocates Forum

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Board Certified in Personal Injury Law (Tx Board of Legal Specialization)
  • Board Certified in Civil Trial Law, (Tx Board of Legal Specialization)
  • Board Certified by National Board of Trial Advocacy

Current Employment Position

  • Member

Practice Areas

  • Vehicle Accidents
  • Products Liability
  • Premises Liability
  • Construction Accidents
  • Refinery Accidents
  • Wrongful Death
  • Personal Injury
  • Toxic Torts

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 1978
  • U.S. Federal Courts, 1980
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Texas
  • U. S. Court of Military Appeals

Representative Cases

  • Jim Walter Homes, Inc. v. Valencia, 690 S.W.2d 239, 1985, Tex., 1985120547
  • Tomlinson v. Jones, 677 S.W.2d 490, 1984, Tex., 1984130841
  • Ramos v. Champlin Petroleum Co., 750 S.W.2d 873, 1988, Tex.App.-Corpus Christi, 1988059613