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Robinson Cecil Ramsey, American lawyer. Bar: Texas 1975, United States District Court (western district) Texas, 1996, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1977, United States Court Appeals (11th circuit) 1981, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1979; board certified civil appellate law 1990, family law 1984.


Ramsey, Robinson Cecil was born on November 11, 1949 in Wharton, Texas, United States. Son of Cecil R. Ramsey and Dorothy M. (Broughton) Hite.


Bachelor of Fine Arts with high honors, University Texas, 1972. Juris Doctor, University Texas, 1975.


Worked at Soules & Wallace, Attorneys at Law A Professional Corporation (San Antonio, Texas) specializing in Appellate Law, Family Law. Admitted to the bar, 1975, Texas. United States. Court of Appeals, Fifth and Eleventh Circuits.

United States. District Court, Southern District of Texas. United States. Supreme Court. Phi Kappa Phi; Phi Eta Sigma.

Associate Editor, The Appellate Advocate. Author: "Final Arguments in Civil Cases," 49 Texas Bar Journal 632, June 1986. "Remarriage and Redivorce: The Conservatorship Dilemma," 88 St. Bar Fam.

Law Secretary Rpt. 14, 1988. "Modification of Child Support Making the Mother Pay," 52 Texas Bar Journal 638, June 1989. "Termination of Parental Rights: The Duty to Protect," 54 Texas Bar Journal 1070, November 1991.

"Changing Minors Names: Trial and Appellate Perspectives," 56 Tex. B.J. 10, January 1993. "Designating Witnesses: Good Cause and the Multi-Party Interrogatory Reliance Doctrine," 57 Tex.

B.J. 348, April 1994. "Preparing and Paying for Statements of Facts," The Appellate Advocate, Volume 7, No. 3, 1994; "Dicta: When Appellate Courts Say Too Much," The Appellate Advocate, Volume 8, No.

1, 1994; "Terminating Prisoners' Parental Rights," 94 St. Bar Fam. Law Secretary Rpt. 16, 1995. "Risky Business: Res Judicate and Interlocutory Appeals," The Appellate Advocate, Volume 8, No.

2, 1995; "Appealing 'Approved' Judgments," The Appellate Advocate, Volume 9, No. 1, 1995. Member: San Antonio Bar Association. State Bar of Texas (Member, Appellate Practice Manual Committee).

Fellow: Texas Bar Foundation. (Board Certified, Civil Appellate Law and Family Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization).


City councilman City of Wharton (Texas), 1978-1980, city attorney City of Wharton, 1985-1993. Fellow Texas Bar Foundation (life). Member Sanitary Antonio Family Lawyers Association(board member), State Bar Texas (appellate practice committee) San Antonio BarAssn.

(court appeals committee), Phi Kappa Phi, Phi Eta Sigma.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: baseball, banjo.


Married Lynn Anderton, May 11, 1975. Children: Ashley Neal, Meagan Hite.