Gary Bennett, Esq.
Licensed to practice in the State of Texas
Honors Graduate – Austin College ’77
Doctor of Jurisprudence – UT ’80
Graduate – National Judicial College ’84
Mr. Bennett served in private practice from 1980 to 1983, as a constitutional county judge in Navarro County with both administrative and judicial responsibilities from 1983 to 1988, was a senior partner with the firm of Linebarger, Goggan, Blair, and Sampson from 1988 to 2013. While at this firm, he served on the Management Committee and supervised firm operations in six states in the Southeast United States and California, where he lobbied state and local governments.
Mr. Bennett practices in the areas of probate, trusts, and commercial transactions. He works closely with various organizations concerning his area of practice. He has served on the board of directors of the North Central Texas Council of Governments from 1984 to 1987, serving as president in 1986. He has also served on the board of directors of the Central Texas Economic Development District from 1986 to 1987. He is a member of the Sixth Congressional District Advisory Committee.
Gary is a deacon at the First Baptist Church of Dallas, where he chairs the Ethics and Religious Liberty Ministry. He is a member of the Dallas Safari Club.