Blog Posts in 2016

  • Dec22 2016

    Ira Bowman Details Representation of Richard Heath, AdvoCare

    Godwin Bowman & Martinez Shareholder W. Ira Bowman's argument before the 5th District Court of Appeals in Dallas was quoted in a recent Law360 article regarding the Firm's representation of Richard Heath, former Vice Chairman of the Board of AdvoCare. The article details Mr. Bowman's oral argument ...

  • Dec21 2016

    Godwin Bowman's Sidney Scheinberg Interviewed by Law360

    Godwin Bowman & Martinez’s Sidney Scheinberg, a shareholder at the firm, sat with Law360 to share what was important for his legal career and how he became a rainmaker. Scheinberg, a former broadcaster and radio salesperson, has a distinguished client list, including Bank of America, Wells Fargo, ...

  • Dec15 2016

    Donald E. Godwin Delivers University of Memphis Commencement Address and Receives Honorary Doctorate

    DALLAS – Donald E. Godwin, Chairman & CEO of Dallas-based law firm, Godwin Bowman & Martinez, recently delivered the Fall commencement address to the graduating class of the University of Memphis. The event, which took place at Memphis' FedEx Forum, was held in two sessions, with Mr. Godwin ...

  • Dec8 2016

    Rainmaker Q&A: Godwin Bowman's Bruce Bowman

    Law360, New York (October 27, 2016, 10:00 AM EDT) -- Bruce W. Bowman Jr., managing shareholder of Godwin Bowman & Martinez in Dallas, has successfully handled litigation on both the plaintiff and defendant sides for many years, primarily in business disputes. His work has been as diverse as ...

  • Dec7 2016

    Texas Court Rules Against Agency in Non-Compete Agreement Case

    The Texas Court of Appeals recently denied an insurance agency the ability to enforce a non-compete and non-solicitation agreement against its former President. They lost at the temporary injunction hearing due to the language used in the agreement clauses, which was likely a standard contract form ...

  • Nov25 2016

    Donald E. Godwin Named Member of Advisory Board to Dean of University of Memphis' Fogelman College of Business & Economics

    Godwin Bowman & Martinez Chairman and CEO, Donald E. Godwin, has been named as a member of the Advisory Board to the Dean of the University of Memphis' Fogelman College of Business & Economics. The appointment is effective immediately and runs through December 31, 2017. Mr. Godwin was recently ...

  • Nov22 2016

    Don Godwin Recognized As 2016 Outstanding Alumnus and Chosen to Hall of Fame by University of Memphis

    We are proud to announce that Godwin Bowman & Martinez Chairman & CEO, Donald E. Godwin , has been selected as the 2016 Outstanding Alumnus by the Fogelman College of Business & Economics at the University of Memphis and is the latest inductee in the Fogelman College Hall of Fame! These are ...

  • Oct5 2016

    Bruce W. Bowman Jr. Named President and Managing Shareholder of Godwin Bowman & Martinez

    We are proud to announce that veteran litigator and name shareholder, Bruce W. Bowman Jr., has been named President and Managing Shareholder of Godwin Bowman & Martinez. Mr. Bowman has already lent his strong leadership to our firm as a longtime member of the Godwin Bowman & Martinez Executive ...

  • Sep21 2016

    Five Lawyers from Godwin Bowman & Martinez Honored with Inclusion on Super Lawyers® List

    We are proud to announce that five of our attorneys have been selected for inclusion on the 2016 list of Super Lawyers® . The list includes the top 5% of lawyers in the state and recognizes attorneys based on their legal ability, success, experience, and more. Click here to read the entire press rel ...

  • Aug31 2016

    Texas Young Lawyers Association Features Michael Holmes

    Discussing the Federal Defend Trade Secrets Act, Michael A. Holmes, an associate attorney at Godwin Bowman & Martinez, was featured on the Texas Young Lawyers Association website. The article detailed the DTSA, the benefits of the act, and two of the more popular provisions. To learn more about the ...

  • Aug23 2016

    2017 Best Lawyers in America List Honors Godwin Bowman & Martinez Attorneys

    The Best Lawyers in America , one of the nation's leading guides to legal counsel, has once again recognized Godwin Bowman & Martinez attorneys, Donald E. Godwin, George Carlton Jr. and Carolyn Raines among the top attorneys in the nation. Don Godwin and Carolyn Raines have been honored for their ...

  • Jul29 2016

    GODWIN PC Rebranded to Godwin Bowman & Martinez

    Donald E. Godwin and the rest of our team are proud to announce that Bruce W. Bowman Jr. and Jenny L. Martinez have been promoted to name shareholders, with our firm now rebranded as Godwin Bowman & Martinez . Longtime members of the firm's Executive Committee, Mr. Bowman holds the positions of ...

  • Jun30 2016

    Godwin Bowman & Martinez CEO Donald E. Godwin Recognized by Chambers USA for Third Year

    Godwin Bowman & Martinez Chairman & CEO Donald E. Godwin has been recognized in the 2016 edition of Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business. This is the third consecutive year in which Mr. Godwin has been named among the top commercial litigators in the nation by Chambers. Each year, ...

  • Jun13 2016

    Godwin Bowman & Martinez Announces Continued Support of Dallas Association of Young Lawyers (DAYL)

    Don Godwin, Chairman & CEO of Godwin Bowman & Martinez, on behalf of the Firm's Executive Committee and Shareholders, announced today the Firm's plans for continuing support and sponsorship of the Dallas Association of Young Lawyers (DAYL) in 2016. DAYL's annual activities, such as the Freedom Run, ...

  • Jun13 2016

    Godwin Bowman & Martinez Attorney Robert McGuire Featured in U.S. News Article

    Godwin Bowman & Martinez Shareholder, Robert J. McGuire, was featured in the U.S. News and World Report article, “ 4 Tips to Be a Better Executor.” In the story, Mr. McGuire discusses what executors must focus on during their time in this role and what they should expect. This is a beneficial ...