Born: Dallas, Texas, 1967
Bar Admission: 1994, Texas; U.S. District Court, Northern, Southern and Eastern Districts of Texas
Biography: Robert C. Turner joined The Silvera Firm in 2002 and became a shareholder in October 2011. Mr. Turner is a native of Dallas, Texas. He received his Bachelor of Business Administration degree, magna cum laude, from Stephen F. Austin State University in Nacogdoches, Texas. Robert was a member of Phi Alpha Kappa and Alpha Chi while at Stephen F. Austin. In 1994, Robert received his Juris Doctorate degree from the University of Tulsa College of Law in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Robert was a recipient of the highest honor bestowed upon a graduate by the University of Tulsa College of Law, Order of the Curule Chair. Robert also received American Jurisprudence awards in both Property and Contracts. He was active in both the Student Bar Association and Phi Delta Phi. Robert was also a Notes and Comments Editor for The University of Tulsa Law Journal. Robert is a member of the Texas Bar Association, Texas Association of Defense Counsel, the Texas Young Lawyers Association and the Defense Research Institute. Robert is a member of the State Bar of Texas; Texas Association of Defense Counsel, Texas Young Lawyers Association; Defense Research Institute. Robert is licensed to practice before Texas state courts, as well as the Northern, Southern and Eastern Federal District Courts of Texas. Mr. Turner is certified in the Department of Labor OSHA 10 hour course in Construction.
Law School: University of Tulsa, J.D.
Practice Areas: Personal Injury; Insurance Defense; Products Liability; Workers’ Compensation
Member: County, Dallas, Texas and American Bar Associations; Texas Association of Defense Counsel; Workers’ Compensation Law Advisory Commission.