Nelson Roach

Partner / Daingerfield


Education and Academic Affiliations

Baylor University, Juris Doctorate, cum laude, 1984

Baylor University, B.A., 1981  Phi Delta Phi

Academic Affiliations and Honors

Baylor Law Review, 1983-84 (Notes and Comments Editor, 1983; Research and Topics Editor, 1984)

Professional Associations and Memberships

Morris County, Northeast Texas and American Bar Associations

State Bar of Texas

Texas Trial Lawyers Association (President Elect, 2008)

American Board of Trial Advocates (Advocate)

The Association of Trial Lawyers of America

Professional Honors

Briefing Attorney to Justice Robert M. Campbell, Supreme Court of Texas, 1984-85


Bar and Court Admissions

Texas, 1984 U.S. Supreme Court

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth and Tenth Circuits

U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas


"The Rule Against Perpetuities; The Validity of Oil and Gas Top Leases, and Top Deeds in Texas After Peveto vs. Starkey,” 35 Baylor Law Review 399, 1983