Elected Member

The Hon. Robert H. Pemberton

Austin, TX
Texas Third Court of Appeals
Harvard Law School

Robert Pemberton served as a justice on the Third Court of Appeals in Texas between 2003 and 2018.  

Justice Pemberton began his legal career as a law clerk for Justice Tom Phillips of the Texas Supreme Court. He then practiced appellate and trial law with Baker Botts and later with Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld. He also worked as Deputy General Counsel to the Governor and Rules Attorney to the Texas Supreme Court before his appointment to the Third Court of Appeals.

EDUCATION: Baylor University, B.A.; Harvard Law School, J.D.  

Areas of Expertise
Administrative Law
Appellate Practice & Procedure (Litigation)