The firm was founded in 1988. Richard L. Bourland and William L. Kirkman are former members of the former Fort Worth law firm of Godfrey, Decker, McMackin, Shipman, McClane & Bourland.
The firm handles all forms of litigation with a special emphasis or concentration on commercial, business and insurance litigation. Statement of Practice Summary: General Corporate and Business Practice, Appellate, Commercial, Insurance, Real Estate and Business Litigation. Year Established: 1988 Representative Clients: McDermott, Inc.; Commonwealth Mortgage Insurance Company; Mortgage Guaranty Insurance Corp.; PMI Mortgage Insurance Co.; Verex Assurance Inc.; General Electric Mortgage Insurance Co.; Colonial Country Club; Max Eubank Roofing Co.; Wm. Automotive; Mervyn's; Kentucky Central Life Insurance Co.; Tandy Corp.; Tandy Electronics, Allstate Insurance Co.; Northbrook Insurance Co.; Tokio Fire & Marine Insurance Co.; Western Heritage Insurance Co.; Houston General Insurance Co.; N.E.C. Corp.; Kaiser Gypsum Co.; Kaiser Cement Co.; Tracom, Inc.; National Union Fire Insurance Company of Pittsburgh, Pa. References: United Guaranty Insurance Company of Iowa; Kentucky Central Life Insurance Co.; PMI Mortgage Insurance Co.; Mortgage Guaranty Insurance Corp. All Firm Members and Associates are Members of The State Bar of Texas, Tarrant County and American Bar Associations.
201 Main Street, Suite 1160
Fort Worth TX 76102
The law office of Bourland & Kirkman, L.L.P. will represent your business legal matters.
General Corporate and Business Practice, Appellate, Commercial, Insurance, Real Estate and Business Litigation.
University: University of Oklahoma, B.A., 1997
Law School: Texas Wesleyan University, J.D., 2000
Admitted: 2000, Texas
Born: Fort Worth, Texas, March 5, 1975
Texas Wesleyan University
Juris Doctorate, 2000
University: Texas Christian University, B.A., 1975
Law School: Baylor University, J.D., 1978
Admitted: 1978, Texas; U.S. District Court, Northern, Southern, Eastern and Western Districts of Texas
Born: Walla Walla, Washington, December 10, 1952
Juris Doctorate, 1978
University: Southern Methodist University, B.A., B.S., magna cum laude, 1982
Law School: Southern Methodist University, J.D., 1985
Admitted: 1985, Texas, U.S. District Court, Northern, Southern and Western Districts of Texas; U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit
Memberships: Arlington, Tarrant County and American Bar Associations.
BornFort Hood, Texas, January 14, 1960
Biography: Phi Beta Kappa. Senior Law Clerk, Hon. John McBryde, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas, 1990-2005. Briefing Attorney for Chief Judge J.W. Summers, Court of Appeals, 12th District, Tyler, Texas, 1985-1986. Associate, Snider & Moore, P.C., 1986-1990. Author: "ERISA Qualified Plans," 53 Tex. Bar J. 52, 1990. Adjunct Professor, University of Texas at Austin, Spring 1988.
Southern Methodist University
Juris Doctorate, 1985
-Commercial and Products Litigation
University: Baylor University, B.B.A., 1967
Law School: Baylor University, J.D., 1971
Admitted: 1971, Texas; U.S. Supreme Court, U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit and U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas
Born: Fort Worth, Texas, September 11, 1945
Biography: Sustaining Life
Juris Doctorate, 1971