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Michael Paul Fleming

Michael Paul Fleming, American lawyer. Bar: Texas 1987, New York 2007; United States District Court (southern district) Texas 1988; United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1988, United States Supreme Court 1991; certified personal injury; board certified residential real estate law; licensed solicitor Law Society Ireland, 2009. Named Irish Person of Year, 2000.

Background

  • Fleming, Michael Paul was born on June 25, 1963 in Orlando, Florida, United States. Arrived in Houston, 1977. Son of Joseph Patrick and Therese (Eccles).

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University St. Thomas, 1984. Juris Doctor, University Houston, 1987.

    Career

    • Partner Fleming & Fleming, Houston, 1987-1991. Assistant county attorney Harris County, 1991-1996, elected Harris county attorney, 1996, re-elected, 2000. Partner Bracewell & Patterson, 2001—2002.

      Private practice, since 2002.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Texas 1987, New York 2007. United States District Court (southern district) Texas 1988. United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1988, United States Supreme Court 1991.

      Certified personal injury. Board certified residential real estate law. Licensed solicitor Law Society Ireland, 2009.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Vice chair Harris County Housing Authority, 2003—2005. Director Harris County-Houston Sports Authority, since 2007. Board directors University St. Thomas, since 2002.

    Member of Law Society Ireland, State Bar of Texas, Houston Bar Association, KHS, Equestrian Order of Holy Sepulchre of Jerusalem,, Castlemahon History Group (honorary), Irish Society, 100 Club of Houston, Ancient Order of Hibernians, Knights of Columbus.

    Personality

    Interests

    Genealogy, Castlemahon history.

    Connections

    • Married Natalie Jackson, October 15, 1988. Children: Shannon Isabel, Nicholas Patrick, Patrick Edward, Michael Paul, Eamon John, Celeste Natalie.
    • father: Joseph Patrick Fleming
    • mother: Therese (Eccles) Fleming
    • spouse: Natalie Jackson
    • children: Shannon Isabel Fleming
    • Nicholas Patrick Fleming
    • Patrick Edward Fleming
    • Michael Paul Fleming
    • Eamon John Fleming
    • Celeste Natalie Fleming
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    Born June 25, 1963
    (age 54)
    Nationality

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