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Alvin Owsley, American lawyer, specializing in the field of. Member of Baker & Botts, L.L.P.


Owsley, Alvin was born on February 9, 1926 in Dallas, Texas, United States. Son of Alvin Mansfield and Lucy (Ball) Owsley.


Princeton University (Bachelor of Arts, with honors, 1949). University of Texas (Juris Doctor and Bachelor of Laws, with honors, 1952).


Worked at Baker & Botts, L.L.P. (Houston, Texas) specializing in General Practice. Admitted to the bar, 1952, Texas. Phi Delta Phi; Chancellors.

Order of the Coif. Associate Editor, Texas Law Review, 1951-1952. Governor, The Academy of Comparative Trial Practice, 1969—. Member: Houston Bar Association.

State Bar of Texas. Fellow: American College of Trial Lawyers. Houston Bar Foundation. Baker & Botts, L.L.P., founded in 1840, is one of the oldest law firms in America.

Our Firm's lawyers serve clients through a network of offices in six cities: Houston, Dallas, Austin, Washington, D.C., New York and Moscow.


  • Bar: Texas 1952.


Member centennial commission University Texas, Austin, 1981-1983. Associate board visitors M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston. Served with artillery Army of the United States, 1944-1946, European Theatre of Operations.

Fellow American College Trial Lawyers. Member American Bar Association, Houston Bar Association, Society Mayflower Descendant, Houston Country Club, Ramada Club, Tejas Club, Leland Country Club, Order of St. Lazarus, Malta.


Married Barbara Ann Robinson, June 23, 1950. Children: Michael M., Carol McFadden, Steven A.

Alvin Mansfield Owsley

Lucy (Ball) Owsley

Barbara Ann Robinson

Michael M. Owsley

Carol McFadden Owsley

Steven A. Owsley