Billy joined the firm in 2010. Billy has spent a considerable amount of time over the last 3 years focusing on the BP Oil Spill Litigation. Billy also focuses his practice on fiduciary duty and personal injury litigation.

Prior to entering the legal profession Billy owned and operated a successful charter boat business out of Galveston, Texas. Billy has been, and continues to be, an advocate for both the commercial and recreational fisherman as well as small business owners in the Galveston bay area.

Billy is a graduate of Oklahoma State University. He earned his Juris Doctorate from South Texas College of Law and is a member of the American Bar Association, The Houston Bar Association, and the American Association of Justice.

EDUCATION

 

SOUTH TEXAS COLLEGE of LAW, HOUSTON, TX

  • Juris Doctorate: 2009

OKLAHOMA STATE UNIVERSITY, STILLWATER, OK

  • Bachelor of Science: Sociology, Minor in History: 2002

EXPERIENCE

  • WILLIAMSON & RUSNAK, HOUSTON, TX
    Junior Partner in a civil litigation law firm with emphasis in civil litigation representing plaintiffs at the trial level on hourly or contingency fee basis. Representative cases include multidistrict litigation involving the oil & gas and environmental sectors, commercial litigation, professional negligence (legal negligence and medical negligence), wrongful death, real property litigation, and personal injury. 2010-Present
  • MCLEMORE, REDELL, ARDOIN & STORY, HOUSTON, TX
    Associate attorney in a small litigation law firm with emphasis in civil litigation representing plaintiffs at the trial level on hourly or contingency fee basis. Representative cases include wrongful death, personal injury, commercial litigation, real property litigation, defamation and deceptive trade practices. 2008-2010
  • SALTWATER ADVANTAGE CHARTERS/ BILLY DILLS OUTFITTING, GALVESTON, TX
    Owner/operator of both a charter fishing business and a big game guide service specializing in long-range pelagic fishing excursions in the Gulf of Mexico aboard the 52’ sport fishing vessel “Big Advantage”, and fair chase elk and mule deer hunts in southern Colorado. 2002-2010

LICENSES, BAR MEMBERSHIPS, AND COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS

  • State Bar of Texas
  • Houston Bar Association
  • Texas Young Lawyers