Jack Baldwin

Baldwin & Baldwin, LLP
400 West Houston Street
Marshall, TX 75670
903-935-4131
www.baldwinlaw.com


Jack Baldwin was raised in Marshall, Texas and comes from a family with a long pedigree of lawyers.  He received his B.A. of Fine Arts degree from Texas Christian University in 1982 and he received his J.D degree from South Texas College of Law in 1985.  He was admitted to the Texas Bar in November 1985.  He is licensed to practice law in both state and federal courts. Following graduation, he began undertaking the representation of injured persons in Houston, Texas at the law firm of Stephens and Associates. Mr. Baldwin continued his work in Houston until 1987 when he returned home to East Texas to join his father and brother in their practice.

Mr. Baldwin has earned a reputation as a top trial lawyer.  With 27 years of legal experience, Mr. Baldwin has gained the respect of his fellow attorneys and the judiciary. He has lectured on the topic of Trial Advocacy to both state and national trial organizations. Mr. Baldwin has tried numerous cases to a jury verdict in excess of one-million-dollars and is “AV” Rated by Martindale-Hubble. He was selected by his peers in 2011, 2012 and 2013 to the Texas Super Lawyers.

Mr. Baldwin limits his practice to representing individuals in wrongful death and serious personal injury actions and assisting inventors and corporations in protecting their intellectual property.

EDUCATION
1978-1982
Texas Christian University
B.A. of Fine Arts (1982)

1982-1985
South Texas College of Law
Doctorate of Jurisprudence (1985)

Admitted Texas Bar November 1985

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS
Mr. Baldwin has been invited to become a member in the following respected trial organizations:
       
  • American Board of Trial Advocates
         
    • Advocate – 1995
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    • President East Texas Chapter 2008

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  • International Society of Barristers
         
    • Fellow – 1999

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  • International Academy of Trial Lawyers
         
    • Fellow - 2011

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  • National Trial Lawyers Association
         
    • Member - 2011


He is also a member of the following trial lawyer organizations;
       
  • American Association for Justice  [AAJ]
         
    • Board of Governors (2005 - Present)
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    • Past Chair of the AAJ New Lawyers Division (Chair 1994-1995);
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    • Past Chair of the AAJ Student Trial Advocacy Competition Committee [STAC] (Chair 1997-2000)
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    • Recipient of the AAJ Outstanding Young Trial Lawyer Award in 1994.

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  • American Bar Association
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  • Texas Trial Lawyers Association
         
    • Director 1994-present.

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  • Consumer Attorneys of California
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  • Southern Trial Lawyers Association
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  • East Texas Trial Lawyers Association
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  • Dallas Trial Lawyers Association
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  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum.
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  • The Joe Tonahill Society’
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  • The Melvin Belli Society

 

Texas Super Lawyers - Selected
       
  •  2008 Texas Rising Star
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  • 2011 Texas Super Lawyers
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  • 2012 Texas Super Lawyers