Bill Blankenship

Bill Blankenship

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Dallas, TX

Blankenship Law Firm
 | 3710 Rawlins Street, Suite 1230
Dallas, TX 75219
Phone: 214-361-7500
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2015 - 2017
Selected to Rising Stars: 2011
Licensed Since: 1997
Practice Areas:
  • Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (70%),
  • Business Litigation (30%)
Attorney Profile

Bill Blankenship is an experienced trial lawyer who has tried over 70 jury trials as lead counsel.  Bill is AV Preeminent Rated through Martindale-Hubbell.  This is the top rating an attorney can receive from his peers, signifying the highest level of legal ability and ethical standards.  Bill is also a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA), an invitation only organization of trial lawyers from both sides of the bar who maintain the highest professional and ethical standards.  Additionally, Bill is Board Certified in Personal Injury Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.  Less than 3% of lawyers in Texas have earned this experience based certification.

While Bill's practice is mainly focused in the North Texas area, he has represented clients in state courts all over Texas, as well as United States District Courts for the Northern, Southern, Eastern and Western Districts of Texas.  He also practices in the United States Court of Federal Claims in Washington, D.C. and the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit.

Bill’s practice focuses on catastrophic injury or wrongful death claims, where he has successfully represented individuals and families in a wide range of lawsuits, from pharmaceutical liability to professional malpractice to general negligence.  Bill also regularly represents individuals and small companies in commercial litigation cases, where he has successfully prosecuted and defended a broad variety of commercial matters, from breach of contract to oil/gas disputes to breach of fiduciary duty claims.  Please visit his website (linked below) for a more detailed description of Bill’s practice and a brief glimpse of some of his past cases.

About Bill Blankenship

Admitted: 1997, Texas

Professional Webpage: www.blankenshiplaw.com

Honors and Awards:

  • American Board of Trial Advocates
  • AV Preeminent Rating, Martindale-Hubbell
  • Top 100 Civil Plaintiff Trial Lawyers in Texas, National Trial Lawyers Association

Special Licenses/Certifications:

  • Board Certified in Personal Injury Trial Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization (2005)

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • U.S. Court of Federal Claims (2003)
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit (2003)
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas (2003)
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas (2002)
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas (2002)
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas (2000)

Industry Groups

  • Business Litigation
  • Oil & Gas
  • Personal Injury
  • Office Location for Bill Blankenship

    3710 Rawlins Street
    Suite 1230
    Dallas, TX 75219

     

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    Last Updated: 1/25/2017

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