WILLIAM T. CATTERTON
ATTORNEY AND COUNSELOR AT LAW


AREAS OF PRACTICE
•Estate Planning, Probate, Adult Guardianship, Business Formation

PROFESSIONAL
•Admitted to State Bar of Texas in 1976
•Law Clerk to Honorable William M. Steger, U.S. District Judge, Eastern District of Texas (1976-1978)
•Board Certified, Personal Injury Trial Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization (1989-2004)
•Texas State Bar Certified Attorney ad Litem (2002-Present)

EDUCATION
•University of Texas at Austin (B.A., 1970)
•Baylor University (J.D. 1976)
•Associate Editor, Baylor Law Review (1975-1976)

PUBLICATIONS
Author:
 "The Effect of ERISA on Prepaid Legal Services," 27 Baylor L. Rev. 566 (1975).  
"The Admissibility of Admissions in Opinion Form," 28 Baylor L. Rev. 752 (1976). 
 "Reoperations in Workers' Compensation Cases," 43 Texas Bar Journal 33 (1980).
 "Heart Patient Cases Under the FELA," 45 Texas Bar Journal 281 (1982); 28 The Chronicle 10 (1983).
"Remedies of Breach of an Insurance Agreement," 52 Texas Bar Journal 406 (April 1989).

Author and Speaker:
"Extra-Contractual Remedies in Cases Originating out of Worker's Compensation Claims," Workers' Compensation in Texas "Issues and Answers," National Business Institute, Fort Worth-Dallas (1988).  
 "Plaintiff's Perspective on Causes of Action and Practical Approaches," Texas Insurance Bad Faith Litigation, Professional Education Systems, San Antonio-Houston-Dallas (1992).
"Probate & Guardianship," People's Law School at Texas A&M School of Law, Fort Worth (2016).

Co-author: 
 "Insurance concerns of the Person in Recovery," International Workshop on Lawyer Substance Abuse, American Bar Association (1992).
Elder Law Handbook, Tarrant County Bar Association, Fort Worth (Fifth Edition, January 2013) (Sixth Edition, Winter 2013) (Seventh Edition, Spring 2016) (Eighth Edition, Spring 2018).

HONORS
•Recipient, Outstanding Journal Article Award, Texas Bar Foundation (1990).

MEMBER
•State Bar of Texas
•Tarrant County Bar Association
•Tarrant County Probate Bar Association
•Admitted to Practice Law in the U.S. District Court, Northern, Southern, and Eastern Districts of Texas
•Lieutenant Colonel, U.S. Army Reserves  (Ret.)

OTHER ACTIVITIES
•Tarrant County Bar Elder Law Handbook Community Service Committee 
   - Member 2014-Present 
   - Chair 2015-2016
•Tarrant County Bar Transition to Practice/Mentor Program Committee Member
•Tarrant County Bar Lawyer Referral Service Committee Member
•Military Officers Association of America (Fort Worth Chapter- Lone Star Officers Club)
​    -Member 2002-Present
    -Personal Affairs Officer 2003-2007
​    -President 2008, 2009
    -Board of Directors 2003-2010  


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Law Office of William T. Catterton
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