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Paul W. Green

Supreme Court of Texas
  • Appeals & Appellate
  • Texas
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Biography

Justice Green was elected to the Supreme Court of Texas in 2004. Before joining the Court, he served for 10 years as a Justice on the Fourth Court of Appeals in San Antonio.

A native of San Antonio, Justice Green received his business degree from the University of Texas at Austin in 1974 and his law degree from St. Mary's University School of Law in 1977. After law school, Justice Green, a third-generation lawyer, joined his father in a mid-sized litigation practice and remained there for 17 years until he was elected to the Court of Appeals in 1994.

During his career as a lawyer, Justice Green served as president of the San Antonio Bar Association, director of the State Bar of Texas, and as a member of the House of Delegates of the American Bar Association. He is a member of The American Law Institute and the American Judicature Society and is also a Life Fellow of the Austin, San Antonio, Texas and American Bar Foundations. Justice Green has been honored by St. Mary's University Law School as a distinguished law graduate, and as a recipient of the Rosewood Gavel Award for achievement in the judiciary.

His term expires at the end of 2016.

Practice Area
    Appeals & Appellate
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Texas
State Bar of Texas
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Professional Experience
Justice
Supreme Court of Texas
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Justice
Fourth Court of Appeals in San Antonio
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Attorney
Private Practice
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Education
St. Mary's University School of Law
J.D. (1977)
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University of Texas - Austin
business degree (1974)
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Awards
Distinguished law graduate
St. Mary's University Law School
Professional Associations
The American Law Institute and the American Judicature Society
Member
Current
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Austin, San Antonio, Texas and American Bar Foundations
Life Fellow
Current
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Texas State Bar  # 00000002
Member
- Current
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Websites & Blogs
Website
Supreme Court of Texas
Website
Court biography
Contact & Map
PO BOX 12248
AUSTIN, TX 78711
Telephone: (512) 463-1328
Supreme Court of Texas
201 W. 14th St., Room 104
PO Box 12248
AUSTIN, TX 78701
Telephone: (512) 463-1312
Fax: (512) 463-1365