Thomas P. Prehoditch

Areas of Practice

  • Professional Negligence (other than medical malpractice)
  • Legal Malpractice
  • Fiduciary Litigation
  • Attorney Fee Disputes
  • Conflicts of Interest
  • Legal Ethics
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Business Torts
  • General Civil Trial and Appellate Practice

Education and Employment

  • University of Texas School of Law, 1991,  Doctor of Jurisprudence
  • University of Oregon, 1985, Doctor of Philosophy, Political Science
  • University of Oregon, 1977 , Master of Arts, Political Science
  • University of Texas at Arlington, 1974, Bachelor of Arts, with high honors
  • Associate with the law firm of Spivey, Grigg, Kelly & Knisely 1991-1997
  • The Review of Litigation. Administrative Editor, 1990-1991

Bar Admissions

  • State of Texas
  • United States Court of Appeals Fifth Circuit
  • United States District Court, Northern District of Texas
  • United States District Court, Southern District of Texas
  • United States District Court, Western District of Texas
  • United States District Court, Eastern District of Texas

Memberships and Professional Associations

  • State Bar of Texas
  • Austin Bar Association
  • Texas Bar Foundation
  • Capital Area Trial Lawyers Association
  • Member, American Inns of Court, Robert W. Calvert Inn, 1992-1995, 2000-2003

Awards and Recognitions

  • Rated "AV Preeminent" by the Martindale Hubbell organization, one of the oldest rating authorities worldwide. According to Martindale-Hubbell, the "A" represents the highest level of legal ability, the "V" indicates "Very high" adherence to the Professional Code of Responsibility in conduct, ethics and diligence, and “Preeminent” represents the highest rating conferred on attorneys by Martindale-Hubbell.


"The Voting Rights Act and Judicial Selection Litigation: An Evaluation of Remedial Options,” The Review of Litigation, Vol. 11, No. 3, Summer 1992