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Business
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LEE ELMS


l.elms@elmslaw.com

Education
1975 — B.B.A. with honors, New Mexico State University
1978 — J.D., St. Mary's University School of Law

Licensed to Practice
State Bar of Texas, 1979
U.S. District Court, Western District of Texas, 1980
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas, 1983
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Texas, 1990
U.S. District Court, Southern District of Texas, 1990
U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit, 1981
U.S. Supreme Court, 1983

Associations and Achievements
State Bar of Texas
San Antonio Bar Association
Legislative Liaison Committee, 1980-1981
Legal Ethics Committee, 1981-1984
Fee Dispute Committee, 1984-1989
Unauthorized Practice of Law Subcommittee of San Antonio, 1999
San Antonio Bar Foundation Fellow — Sustaining Life Fellow
Commercial Law League of America
The Association of Trial Lawyers of America
Inter-American Bar Association
Texas Association of Bank Counsel
Wintergarden Banker's Association
Who's Who in America in Law
International Association of Lions Club — Bulverde, Texas
U.S. Golf Association
National Cowboy Hall of Fame — Associate

Publications
What To Do If You Don't Get Paid, Texas Construction Law, NBI, 1987
Lien Issues, Construction Lien Law in Texas, 2001

Representative Cases
In re: HLW Enterprises of Texas, Inc., 157 B.R. 592 (Bankr. W.D. Tex. 1993).

Clark v. Kidwell, No. 09-89-00233 CV, Court of Appeals, Ninth Supreme Judicial District, Beaumont, Texas.

Ralph v. Kenedy, No. SA-94-CA-0523, United States District Court Western District of Texas, San Antonio Division.

Tye v. Apperson, 689 S. W.2d 320 (Tex. App.—Ft. Worth, 1985) (No. 2-84-228-CV), writ granted (Oct 30, 1985), writ withdrawn (Jan 15, 1986), writ refused n.r.e. (Jan 15, 1986).