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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.

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

  • Other Work

    • 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