ORSEN E. PAXTON III, III
Orsen Paxton earned his Doctorate from the South Texas College of Law in 1975, has been practicing law for 40 years, and is well-known for his adept handling of litigation and probate matters.
BAR MEMBERSHIPS: Licensed to practice by the Supreme Court of Texas 1974, and in good standing; admitted to practice in United States District Court, Northern District of Texas 1976; admitted to practice in United States Court of Appeals Fifth Circuit 1986.
PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS: Member of the State Bar of Texas since 1974, American Bar Association 1975 to 1988, United States District Court Northern District of Texas since 1976, Arlington Bar Association and Tarrant County Bar Association since 1976; United States Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals since 1986
HONORS AND ORGANIZATIONS: AV rating from Martindale Hubbell® Legal Publishers, Sustaining Life Fellow of the Texas Bar Foundation, Fellow of the Tarrant County Bar Foundation, Member, College of the State Bar of Texas, Vice-Chairman, Commercial Law Committee, General Practice Section, American Bar Association 1987-1988, President, Arlington Bar Association, 1985-1986; Co-Chairman, Committee on Pro Bono Legal Services 1988-1992, Co-Founder, Arlington ElderLaw Clinic (now Arlington Bar Association Legal Clinic).
TEACHING EXPERIENCE: Adjunct Professor of Business Law, University of Texas at Arlington, 1978 – 1981.