Archive for June, 2009

Magazine’s 2009 “Best Lawyers” list

Saturday, June 20th, 2009

I just saw D Magazine’s 2009 list of the “Best Lawyers” in Dallas.  There are 8 appellate lawyers included. 

http://www.dmagazine.com/Home/2009/05/01/Best_Personal_Lawyers_in_Dallas_2009_-_full.aspx

My niece and nephew

Tuesday, June 16th, 2009

Last weekend, my girlfriend and I babysat for my 21-month-old niece and my 6-week-old nephew.  I tried to read appellate case law to them, but neither seemed very interested.

Web 2.0

Tuesday, June 16th, 2009

I’ve started establishing a Web 2.0 presence.  I’m looking forward to determining which Web 2.0 portals are most effective.

Busy week

Sunday, June 14th, 2009

This week, I’ll be filing a brief in the Dallas Court of Appeals, arguing a post-trial motion in a trial court, and participating in an appellate court oral argument in the Waco Court of Appeals.  I’d say that ‘s a busy week.

Dunking booth

Saturday, June 13th, 2009
Dallas appellate lawyer Chad Ruback in a dunking booth

Dallas appellate lawyer Chad Ruback in a dunking booth

Last night, I sat in a dunking booth to help the Dallas Association of Young Lawyers raise money for lung cancer research.  Here’s a short video of me getting dunked.