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Robert Glasgow J.D.
 
  Robert Glasgow
 
Glasgow, Taylor, Isham, Glasgow
505 North Graham Street
Stephenville, Texas 76401

PHONE: 800-965-8560
FAX: 254-965-6999

WEB SITE: http://www.gtiglaw.com

EMAIL: snorcross@gtiglaw.com
 
FIRST SATELLITE OFFICE ADDRESS
1401 W. Pearl Street
Granbury, Texas 76048
PHONE: 817-573-8700
EMAIL: nturner@gtiglaw.com
 
SECOND SATELLITE OFFICE ADDRESS
925 Santa Fe Drive
Weatherford, Texas 76086
PHONE: 817-596-8700
EMAIL: bchristian@gtiglaw.com

 
FIRM DESCRIPTION:

After his discharge from the U.S. Army, Bob enrolled in Tarleton State University, where he served as Student Body President. He graduated from the University of Texas School of Law, and became an Administrative Assistant to Governor Preston Smith. In 1970, Bob Glasgow left Austin and opened a law office with Donald R. Jones, presently the District Judge, 266th Judicial District Court. After practicing for two years, he was appointed by Governor Smith to be the District Attorney for the 29th Judicial District of Texas, which composed Erath, Hood & Palo Pinto Counties, where he served for 8 years. In November 1980, he was elected to the Texas Senate from the 22nd Senatorial District. He served in the Texas Senate for 12 years, being appointed as Chair of the Rules Committee, Jurisprudence Committee, and State Affairs Committee. While serving as President Pro Tem of the Senate he was required on several occasions to be Governor of Texas. Bob’s practice has primarily been litigation and trial work. He has been involved in hundreds of trials in family, criminal, probate, personal injury, real estate, oil and gas, and business litigation. Bob has appeared in cases on over 50 different counties in Texas. Bob is often referred to as the "Lawyers Lawyer".

 
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PAYMENT TYPES
> cash
>
check
> credit cards
 
PRACTICE AREAS:
> Legal Malpractice > Labor/Employment Law
> Family Law > Estate Planning/Probate
> Criminal Law > Contracts
> Consumer Law > Construction Law
> Business/Commercial Law > Administrative/Government Law
> Personal Injury
 
BAR ADMISSIONS:

STATE BAR OF TEXAS:

Member, 1969 to Present

Presidential Citation, 1991

State Bar Foundation

Family Law Foundation

Member: Personal Injury Section

Member: Family Law Section

Member: Criminal Law Section

Member: Civil Litigation Section

Member: Insurance Section 

Texas Criminal Defense Lawyer’s Association

Family Law Foundation 

Erath County Bar Association

Hood County Bar Association, President, 2008-2009

Parker County Bar Association

Tarrant County Bar Association

 

BAR ASSOCIATIONS

 

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS:

 
PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS:

PROFESSIONAL LICENSES AND ASSOCIATIONS:

State Bar of Texas (1969)

U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas

U.S. District Court, Western District of Texas

U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit

United States Supreme Court

 

BOARDS AND COMMISSIONS:

Executive Committee of Southern Association of Colleges & Schools, 1996 to 1998.

Board of Trustees - Texas Scottish Rite Hospital For Children, Dallas, TX

Board of Trustees - Fort Worth Scottish Rite Foundation, Fort Worth, Texas

Executive Committee - Fort Worth Scottish Rite Bodies, Fort Worth, Texas

Grand Lodge of Texas Representative To Grand Lodge of Scotland.

Granbury Chamber of Commerce

Stephenville Chamber of Commerce

Stephenville Athletic Booster Club

Tarleton Texan Club 

Weatherford Chamber of Commerce

 
EDUCATION:

Law School:

University of Texas, J.D., 1970
 
HONORS / AWARDS / PUBLICATIONS:

Tarleton State University:

Graduated from Tarleton State University, 1967

B.A. Degree in History/Government

Student Body President, 1966-1967

Assistant Dean of Men, 1966-1967

Student Council/Senate

Author of Student Senate By-Laws

Class President, 1965 and 1966

Kappa Alpha Order

Who’s Who - American College Students

Distinguished Alumnus, 1987

Vice President Texan Club, 1996

Tarleton Purple Association

Chairman of Texan Club Finance Committee, 1996 to Present

University of Texas School of Law:

Graduate of University of Texas School of Law, 1970

Doctor of Jurisprudence Degree

Delta Theta Phi Legal Fraternity

Administrative Assistant - Governor Preston Smith, 1969-1970

District Attorney

 

District Attorney, 29th Judicial District of Texas, 1972-1980

Member of Texas District & County Attorneys Assn:, 1972-1980.

 

Member of Texas Senate 1981-1993

President Pro Tem of Senate, 1991

 

Committees:

Chairman State Board of Insurance Board of Trustees Cook-Fort Worth Children’s Hospital:

Chairman of Rules Committee

Chairman of Jurisprudence Committee

Chairman of State Affairs Committee

Chairman of Redistricting Committee

Chairman Joint Select Committee on Worker’s Compensation

Chairman Legislative Oversight Committee on Worker’s Compensation

Chairman Subcommittee on Legislative Districts

Chairman Subcommittee on Tax Policy

Chairman Subcommittee on Criminal Policy

Vice Chairman of Criminal Justice Committee

Vice Chairman of Economic Development Committee

Vice Chairman of Finance Committee

Member Health & Human Services Committee

Member Elections and Ethics Committee

Member Nominations Committee

Member Administration Committee

Member of Legislative Budget Board

Member of Legislative Council

Member of Legislative Audit Committee

Member Legislative Criminal Justice Board

Member Legislative Natural Resources Board

Member Select Committee on Tax Equity

Member Governor’s Task Force on Revenue

Member Join Interim Committee on Government Efficiency

Member Joint Interim Committee on Environment

Member Citizens Committee on Texas Judicial System

Member Southern Legislative Conference Committee on Transportation

Member Southern Legislative Conference Committee on Fiscal Affairs & Governmental Operations

Member Southern Legislative Conference Joint Council on State Government

Member Southern Legislative Conference on Suggested State Legislation

Member Task Force for Older Citizens

Member State & Federal Assembly Committee on Law and Justice

Member Strategic Economic Policy Commission’s Committee on Climate for Economic Vitality Task Force

Member Texas Judicial Council Committee on Escalating Court Costs and Fees

Member Texas Legislative Council Advisory Committee on Code of Criminal Procedure

Member Interim Committee on Texas Rules of Evidence

Member Joint Task Force on Premium Tax

 

GOVERNOR OF TEXAS

Served as Governor of Texas on May 11, 1991.

 

AWARDS & HONORS:

Ten Best Legislators - Texas Monthly

"Instant Superstar" - Houston Chronicle

"Presidential Citation" - State Bar of Texas

"Distinguished Service Award" - Texas Chamber of Commerce

"Founders Medal" - Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine

"Special Recognition Award" - University of North Texas

"Honorary Alumni Award" - University of North Texas

"Mr. Peanut Award" - Southwestern Peanut Growers Association

"Legislator of Year Award" - Texas Employees Association

"John A. Traeger "Legislator of Year Award" - Texas Employees Association

"Man of Year Award" - Texas County Agricultural Agents Association

"Friend of Education Award" - Texas State Teachers Association

"Loyalty Day Award" - Veterans of Foreign Wars

"Legislative Award" - Texas Farmers Union

"A+ Rating" - National Rifle Association

"Humanitarian of Year" - Erath County NAACP

"Distinguished Alumnus, Tarleton State University

Who’s Who in American Law

Who’s Who in American Politics

Sam Houston Award, Grand Lodge of Texas

Anson Jones Award, Fort Worth Scottish Rite Bodies 

 

CERTIFICATES OF APPRECIATION:

Commissioner of Department of  Human Services

Dallas County Commissioners Court

First Administrative Judicial Region of Texas

Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce

Independent Bankers Association

Midwestern State University

State Bar of Texas

Stephenville Independent School District

Tarleton State University

Texas A & M University

Texas Bankers Association

Texas Medical Association

Texas Retired Teachers Association

Texas Senate

Texas Silver Haired Legislature

Texas Woman’s University

Thirteenth Administrative Judicial Region of Texas

University of Houston

University of Texas System

United Way of Texas

Weatherford Chamber of Commerce

Governor’s Office