Robert C. Hinton, Jr.

Robert C. Hinton, Jr.: Attorney with Robert Hinton & Associates, P.C. AV stamp icon
Attorney Awards


Delta Theta Phi (Cullen Senate, 1971-1973). Recipient: The Fulbright Crooker & Jaworski Award for Excellence in Oral Advocacy, 1972; The George A. Butler Memorial Award for Intramural Moot Court Championship, 1972; The Texas Trial Lawyers Association's Award for Best Oral Advocate in State Competition, 1972; The International Academy of Trial Lawyers Award for Distinguished Achievement in the Art and Science of Advocacy, 1972 and 1973; The University of Houston's Bates College of Law Annual Award for Oral Advocacy, 1972. Associate Justice, The Advocates, 1972 and 1973. Assistant Criminal District Attorney, Dallas County, Texas, 1973-1977; Partner, Burleson, Pate & Gibson, 1977-1994; Principal, Robert Hinton & Assoc., P.C., 1994—.

Areas of Practice (4)

  • Criminal Defense
  • Legal Malpractice Defense
  • Lawyer and Other Professional Disciplinary Defense
  • Professional Discipline and Licensing

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
214-219-9300  Phone
214-219-9309  Fax
University Attended:
Texas Tech University, B.A., 1970
Law School Attended:
University of Houston, J.D., 1973
Year of First Admission:
1996, U.S. Tax Court; U.S. District Court, Northern, Southern, Eastern and Western Districts of Texas and Western District of Louisiana and U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit; 1973, Texas; U.S. Supreme Court
Dallas Bar Association; State Bar of Texas (Member: Grievance Committee, Subcommittee, 1979-1983, Full Grievance Committee, 1983-1988; Vice Chairman, Grievance Committee, 1986-1987; Special Assistant Disciplinary Counsel, Texas Commission for Lawyer Discipline, 1992-1998); Dallas County Criminal Bar Association (Director and Officer, 1979-1986); Collin County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association (Charter Member); Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association (Director, 1987-1989; Officer, 1995—; President, 2000-2001); National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers; Texas Bar Foundation (Trustee, 1987—); College of the State Bar of Texas (Member, 1990—; Frequent Author and Speaker, C.L.E.).

Peer Reviews

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Dallas, Texas

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