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Lucy Forbes, Attorney

Civil Appeals

Board Certified 

Texas Board of Legal Specialization - Civil Appellate Law

since 2009

There are more than 100,000 attorneys licensed to practice in Texas. Only 7,300 are Board Certified. Only 425 attorneys are Board Certified in Civil Appellate Law in Texas.

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Texas Super Lawyer in Civil Appeals

Lucy Forbes has been selected as a Texas Super Lawyer in Civil Appeals since 2012, and received this honor again in 2020.

Texas Super Lawyer honor is presented by Super Lawyers in Texas Monthly.

Houstonia Magazine has also selected Lucy as a Top Appellate Lawyer.


Experienced Appellate Specialist for 22 years

Lucy Forbes has presented oral argument to the Texas Supreme Court, the First Court of Appeals, the Fourteenth Court of Appeals, and the Federal Fifth Circuit.

She has also handled appeals in the Texarkana, Eastland, San Antonio, Corpus Christi, and Beaumont Courts of Appeals.

Lucy argued to the Texas Supreme Court on January 11, 2018

Texas Bar College Member


Membership to the Texas Bar College requires that the attorney be a member in good standing and have accumulated at least 80 hours of Continuing Legal Education within a three calendar-year period.

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The Forbes Firm, PLLC

Principal Office: Houston, Texas

(832) 620-3030