Dana Ruth Allison
Born, St. Louis, Missouri, February 6,1957; admitted to bar, 1986, Texas; also admitted to practice before U.S. District Court, Northern and Southern Districts of Texas and U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit. Preparatory education Southwestern University (B.A., magna cum laude, 1977); legal education, St. Mary's University School of Law (J.D. with distinction, 1986). Fraternities: Phi Delta Phi; Psi Chi; Alpha Chi. Recipient: American Jurisprudence Awards; Earnest A. Raba Writing Competition Award for Best Appellate Brief 1984. Winner and awards in Moot Court Competitions, 1985, Who's Who Among Students In American Universities and Colleges, 1985. Later; Professional Development Program, State Bar of Texas 1989-present and Texas Trial Lawyers Association, Represent, Member: Cameron County Hidalgo County and American Bar Associations; State Bar of Texas (Vice-Chairperson, Texas
Rules of Evidence Committee, 1991-94); Rio Grande Valley Trial Lawyers Association (President, 1990-93); Texas Trial Lawyers Association (Director, 1988 to present); The Association of Trial Lawyers of America (Governor, 1992-94); Special Assistant Disciplinary Counsel to the Texas Commission for Lawyer Discipline (1995-); International Society of Barristers, Fellow; Texas Bar Foundation Fellow (1998- ); Fellow, International Academy of Trial Lawyers (2002 to present), American Board of Trial Advocates (2004 to present), owner of Farasi Farm a horse farm in Los Fresnos, Texas.

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