James L. Drought

James L. Drought: Attorney with Drought, Drought & Bobbitt, L.L.P. AV stamp icon
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Biography

Jim Drought was born in San Antonio, Texas, May 8, 1943. He is a fourth-generation lawyer, following his great-grandfather, Henry P. Drought, his grandfather, Henry P. Drought Jr., and his father, James L. Drought. In 1969, he joined his uncle, Tom Drought, in the firm where he has practiced since that time.

Board Certified:

Civil Trial Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization

Member of:

State Bar of Texas

San Antonio Bar Association

American Bar Association (Member, Litigation Section)

Texas Bar Foundation

Fellow, San Antonio Bar Foundation

Member, State Bar College

Accolades:

2004 - 2017 Top Rated Business Litigation Attorney by Super Lawyers

2018 Best Lawyers in America - Commercial Litigation, Litigation - Trusts and Estates

2017 Who's Who in Energy - San Antonio Business Journal

Community Activities:

Past-president, Boysville Board of Trustees

Past-president, Sarah Roberts French Home Board of Trustees Former Trustee, NE-YMCA

Texas Bar Foundation

Fellow, San Antonio Bar Foundation

Member, State Bar College

Community Activities

Past-president, Boysville Board of Trustees

Past-president, Sarah Roberts French Home Board of Trustees Former Trustee, NE-YMCA



(Board Certified, Civil Trial Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization)

Areas of Practice (5)

  • Estate and Trust Litigation
  • Oil and Gas Litigation
  • Complex Commercial Litigation
  • Real Estate Litigation
  • Corporate and Business Law

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
210-693-0427  Phone
(210) 225-4031  Phone
(210) 222-0586  Fax
www.ddb-law.com
University Attended:
University of Texas at Austin, B.B.A., 1966
Law School Attended:
St. Mary's University of San Antonio, J.D., 1969
Year of First Admission:
1969
Admission:
U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit; U.S. District Court, Western District of Texas; 1969, Texas; U.S. District Court, Southern District of Texas; U.S. Supreme Court
Birth Information:
San Antonio, Texas, May 8, 1943
Certifications:
( Board Certified, Civil Trial Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization )
ISLN:
907746391

Peer Reviews

5.0/5.0
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San Antonio, Texas

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