William J. Tinning

Born April 11, 1953 in Dallas, Texas


Bilingual - Spanish


Former United States Marine Corp. Captain


Admitted to the State Bar of Texas in 1978.


Also admitted to practice before the U.S. Supreme Court; U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit; U.S. District Court, Northern, Southern and Western Districts of Texas; U.S. Court of Military Appeals.


Prepatory Education:


  • Oxford University
  • University of Dallas (B.A., History - 1975)


Legal Education:


  • University of Texas
  • St. Mary's University School of Law (J.D. - 1977)




  • Board Certified in Personal Injury Law (Tx Board of Legal Specialization)
  • Board Certified in Civil Trial Law, (Tx Board of Legal Specialization)
  • Board Certifed by National Board of Trial Advocacy




  • Corpus Christi Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • State Bar of Texas
  • Texas Trial Lawyers Association
  • American Association for Justice
  • Attorneys Information Exchange Group
  • International Academy of Litigators
  • Million Dollars Advocates Forum