Bill Turner – Of Counsel
Born in Houston, Texas; admitted to bar, 1978, Texas. Preparatory education, Texas Tech University B.B.A., 1975); legal education, Texas Tech University School of Law (J.D., 1978). Selected, Top Notch Lawyer in the Go-to-Guide, Texas Lawyer Magazine 2003. Recipient, Prosecutor of the Year Award, State Bar of Texas, 2004. Assistant Criminal District Attorney, Tarrant County, Texas, 1978-80. Assistant Criminal District Attorney, Brazos County, Texas, 1980-83. District Attorney, Brazos County, Texas, 1983-2012. Attorney General’s Selection Committee, Law Enforcement Officer of the Year, 1988-89. Project Director, Brazos Valley Narcotics Trafficking Task Force, 1989-95. Board of Disciplinary Appeals, Supreme Court of Texas, 1996-2002. Attorney General’s Advisory Council, Crime Victims Institute, 1999-2002. Judicial Advisory Council, Texas Department of Criminal Justice, Community Justice Assistance Division, 2007-12. Member: State Bar of Texas (Chair, Criminal Law Section, 2011; Evidence Rewrite Committee, 2013); Texas District & County Attorneys Association.