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Adrian represents clients in adversarial proceedings covering civil, criminal, and administrative matters. He has achieved favorable results in the form of jury/bench verdicts and relief being granted at each of these levels, including on appeals. Additionally, Adrian has been able to recover on offensive claims and defeat defensive claims simply by issuing letters, thus generating significant cost savings.
Adrian cut his teeth in the oil and gas industry. He takes personal pride in having built his client base by identifying and recovering unpaid (or stolen) royalties. Those successes have led to Adrian taking over leasing operations for hundreds of thousands...
Practiced law in Dallas, Texas as an Assistant District Attorney in the Dallas District Attorneys Office from 1967 to 1969. Open private practice in 1969 in Dallas, Texas, specializing in criminal defense, family law, and probate.
Married, two grown sons, and two grandchildren, living in the DFW area. Currently reside in Harlingen, Texas for the past 35 years.
Mathews and Brancsomb, P.C. 1999-2004
Cox Smith Mathews 2004-2015 (Partner 2007-2015)
Dykema Cox Smith 2015-2018 (Partner)
Law Office of Rene D. Ruiz, P.C. (2018-present)
Board Certified in Administrative Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization (2013-Present)
Chair, Water Committee, ABA Section of Public Utility, Communication, and Transportation (2010-2015)
Chair, Water Committee, San Antonio Greater Chamber of Commerce, 2017
SC LLC is a highly experienced independent investment bank, who principal owner and managing director was licensed with the following regulatory agencies for over 30 years:
grants, and annexation. Mr. Stutes has tried lawsuits involving these issues in both state and federal court.
Mr. Stutes also has extensive experience appearing before state administrative agencies regarding utility and environmental issues. He has successfully challenged federal administrative rulings in the United States appellate courts.
Mr. Stutes’ experience, both on staff with the City of Dallas and in private...
I have a B.A. in History from UT Austin, a J.D. from the University of Houston and a Masters of Public Affairs from the LBJ School of Public Affairs at UT Austin. I have...
- American Jurisprudence Awards in Estate Planning, Evidence and Federal
Rules of Procedure.
- Serving as counsel for a major title company and Vice President of the San
Antonio Division of the title company.
- Being a Speaker regarding asset based financing at national seminars.
- On the Attorneys Counsel for the Independent Banker’s Association of
- Owning and managing a title company in Guadalupe...
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