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R. Paul Yetter

R. Paul Yetter, American lawyer. Bar: Texas 1983, United States District Court (all districts Texas), United States Court Appeals (3rd circuit, 5th circuit, 11th circuit); board certified in civil trial law Texas Board Legal Specialization. Fellow Texas Bar Foundation, Houston Bar Foundation.

Background

  • Yetter, R. Paul was born on August 5, 1958 in Milwaukee. Son of Richard and Lobelia (Gutierrez) Yetter.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Business, University Texas, El Paso, 1980. Juris Doctor, Columbia University, 1983.

    Career

    • Law clerk to Honorary John R. Brown United States Court Appeals (5th circuit), Houston, 1983-1984. Associate Baker & Botts, LLP, 1984-1989, partner, 1990-1997, Yetter Coleman LLP, Houston, since 1997. Chair state judiciary relations committee State Bar, 1995-1996.

      Member Funding Parity Task Force, 1995-1997. Member ex officio Judicial Selection Task Force, 1995-1997. Chair Alliance for Judicial Funding, Inc., since 1996.

      Member ex officio contributions committee Texas Center for the Judiciary. Member committee on admissions, Southern District, Texas, since 2000. Member Texas Judicial Foundation, since 2008.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Texas 1983, United States District Court (all districts Texas), United States Court Appeals (3rd circuit, 5th circuit, 11th circuit). Board certified in civil trial law Texas Board Legal Specialization.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Fellow Texas Bar Foundation, Houston Bar Foundation.

    Connections

    • Married Patricia D. Yetter, May 6, 1983. Children: Chris, Mark, Michael, Joseph, Thomas, Andrew, Daniel.
    • father: Richard Yetter
    • mother: Lobelia (Gutierrez) Yetter
    • spouse: Patricia D. Yetter
    • children: Chris Yetter
    • Mark Yetter
    • Michael Yetter
    • Joseph Yetter
    • Thomas Yetter
    • Andrew Yetter
    • Daniel Yetter
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    Born August 5, 1958
    (age 59)
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