Court of Criminal Appeals, Place 5

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Candidate (D-city)
Richard "Scott" Walker
(R - Fort Worth)

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Current OccupationJustice, Texas Court of Criminal Appeals
2016-Present
Years of Texas Residency
JD School & YearBaylor University School of Law
1997
Other EducationB.S., Dallas Baptist University
(with honors)
Year of State Bar Licensure1998
Legal Experience - Nonjudicial
  • Private law practice
  • Criminal defense & litigation
  • Attorney of record on 1,000+ criminal cases
  • First chair: 40+ district court jury trials
  • Appellate advocacy
  • Veteran’s disability representation
  • Civil defense & litigation
Jury Trial Experience
Appellate Judicial Experience
  • Authored 100+ appellate briefs
  • Won 4 appellate cases in 2nd & 6th Courts of Appeals
    • 1 x Felony Assault
    • 2 x Felony Possession
    • 1 x Felony Burglary
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Courts Admitted
  • State Bar of Texas
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Texas
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  • United Republicans of Harris County
  • Texas Petroleum PAC
  • Jeff Kearney – Kearney, Wynn, Fort Worth
  • George Milner III – Milner, Finn, Price, Dallas
  • Tim Evans – Evans, Daniel, Moore, Evans & Biggs, Fort Worth
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