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JOHN PALMER, American Lawyer, Partner of NAM AN, HOWELL, SMITH & LEE, specializing in the field of Texas (Juris Doctor 1970). Member: Waco-McLennan County and American Bar Associations; State Bar of Texas. (Board Certified, Commercial Real Estate Law, Farm and Ranch Real Estate Law» and Residential Real Estate Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization). Real Estate Law and Secured Lending.


Palmer, John Phillip was born on April 18, 1963 in Dallas, Texas, United States. Son of Roland Vincent and Netrola B. (Troutman) Palmer.


Prudence Responsibility Award, Bancroft-Whitney Publishing, 1986. Senior Associate Editor, St. Mary's Law Journal, 1986-1988.


Briefing attorney United States District Court (western district) Texas, Waco, 1988-1989. Associate Naman, Howell, Smith & Lee, PC, since 1989. Adjunct professor client counseling Baylor University School Law, 1994-1997.


  • Bar: Texas 1988, United States District Court (western district) Texas 1989, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1991, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1992, United States District Court (northern, southern and eastern districts) Texas 1993, College-State Bar Texas 1993.


  • Other Work

    • Senior associate editor St. Mary's Bar Journal, 1987-1988.


Advisory board Region XII Education Service Center, Waco, 1993-1997. President Samaritan Counseling Center, Waco, 1997. Moderator of diaconate, elder 1st Presbyterian Church, Waco, 1995.

Member State Bar Association Texas (vice-chairman federal practice committee young lawyers section 1994-1995—, chair alternative dispute resolution section 1997-1998), Federal Bar As. charter Waco chapter), Texas Association Mediators (board directors since 1998), Waco-McLennan County Young Lawyers Association (president 1995-1997, board directors, Outstanding Young Lawyer 1993-1994).


  • Other Interests

    Football, tennis, antiques.


Married Susan Beth Dreyer, March 28, 1992.

Roland Vincent Palmer

Netrola B. (Troutman) Palmer

Susan Beth Dreyer