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2020 Judicial Comparison
Texas Sixth Court of Appeals
Place 3




Candidate
(Democrat)




Ralph K Burgess*
(Republican)



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CURRENT OCCUPATION




Justice, Sixth Court of Appeals
Place 3
since 2013
Appellate justice since 2003



UNDERGRAD SCHOOL/YEAR





B.A. [degree unknown]
Texas Christian University
magna cum laude
1987



JURIS DOCTOR






University of Arkansas at Little Rock
School of Law
1990
Assistant Articles Editor, UALR Law Journal



YEAR STATE BAR LICENSURE




Texas (1990)
Arkansas (1991)



JUDICIAL EXPERIENCE - APPELLATE




Justice, Sixth Court of Appeals
Place 3
since 2013


Justice, Fifth Court of Appeals
2003-2013



JUDICIAL EXPERIENCE - OTHER








LEGAL EXPERIENCE - NONJUDICIAL


    • 1999-2003: Partner, Norton Burgess, LLP
    • 1996-1998: Partner; Patton, Haltom, Roberts, McWilliams & Greer, LLP
    • 1990-1995: Associate; Patton, Haltom, Roberts, McWilliams & Greer, LLP


    BOARD CERTIFICATIONS




    Personal Injury Trial Law (1998)
    Civil Trial Law (1999)

    Civil Trial Law
    National Board of Trial Advocacy (1999)



    COURTS ADMITTED TO


      • All Texas state courts
      • U.S. Supreme Court
      • U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals
      • U.S. Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals
      • U.S. Dist. Court, Eastern Dist. of Arkansas
      • U.S. Dist. Court, Western Dist. of Arkansas
      • U.S. Dist. Court, Eastern Dist. of Texas


      HONORS & AWARDS


        • 2007: Jurist of the Year for the State of Texas, American Board of Trial Attorneys, Texas Chapter


        PRIOR ELECTION RESULTS



        2014 Texas General Election
        Justice, 6th Court of Appeals District
        Place 3
        Unopposed

        2012 Texas General Election
        Justice, 5th Judicial District
        Unopposed

        2008 Texas General Election
        Justice, 5th Judicial District
        64.15% v. Butch Dunbar (D)

        2004 Texas General Election
        Justice, 5th Judicial District
        Unopposed



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                23 April 2019


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