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Brett Busby
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Current Court Information:
Texas Fourteenth District Court of Appeals
Title:   Justice
Position:   Place 3
Salary:  $154-163k
Service:
Active:   2012-2018
Personal History
Party:   Republican
Undergraduate:   Duke University
Law School:   Columbia Law School
Candidate 2012:
Candidate for:  Fourteenth District Court of Appeals
State:  Texas
Election information 2012:
Incumbent:  No
Primary date:  May 29, 2012
Primary vote:  100%ApprovedA
Election date:  November 6, 2012
Election vote:  52.3%ApprovedA

Brett Busby is a judge on the Texas Fourteenth District Court of Appeals. He was elected on November 6, 2012 for a term that expires on December 31, 2018.[1]

Education

Busby received her undergraduate degree from Duke University and her J.D. from Columbia Law School.[2]

Career

Prior to his judicial election, Busby worked in private practice. He also previously clerked for the U.S. Supreme Court.[2]

2012 election

Busby defeated judicial candidate Barbara Gardner in the general election on November 6, 2012, with 52.3% of the vote.[3] [4][1]

See also: Texas judicial elections, 2012

Awards and associations

Awards

  • Named a leading Texas appellate lawyer by Chambers and Partners
  • Named a Texas Super Lawyer by Texas Monthly[2]

Associations

  • State Bar Committee on Pattern Jury Charges—Business, Consumer, Insurance, and Employment
  • Houston Bar Association's Appellate Practice Section
  • State Bar Appellate Section
  • Texas Young Lawyers Association[2]

See also

References

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