Richard L. Bourland
Attorney/Of Counsel
(817) 926-2500
(817) 926-2505

Biography


Areas of Practice


Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 1971
  • U.S. Federal Courts, 1972
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Texas

Education

  • Baylor University School of Law, Waco, Texas
    • J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence - 1971
  • Baylor University, Waco, Texas
    • B.B.A., Bachelor of Business Administration - 1967

Honors and Awards

  • Designated in the list of Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters service published in Texas Monthly, 2003-2011 and 2013-2014
  • AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell, a LexisNexis company
  • Designated as a Top Attorney in Tarrant County by Fort Worth, Texas Magazine, a publication of Fort Worth, Texas the City's Magazine, 2012 and 2015-2016 (Civil Law & Litigation)

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • State Bar of Texas, 1971 - Present
  • American Bar Association, 1971 - Present
  • Tarrant County Bar Association, 1971 - Present
  • Texas Bar Foundation, Sustaining Life Fellow, 2006 - Present
  • American Board of Trial Advocates, 2002 - 2016
  • Tarrant County Bar Foundation, Fellow, 2000 - 2004
  • Tarrant County Bar Foundation, Sustaining Life Fellow, 2005 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Godfrey, Decker, McMackin, Shipman, McClane & Bourland (and its successors), 1971 - 1988
  • Bourland & Kirkman, L.L.P., and its predecessor firms, 1988 - 2014

Awards