Attorney Biographies

Robert E. Rader, Jr.

Donovan Campbell, Jr.

James McCord Wilson







Robert E. Rader, Jr.

Born:  Cleveland, Ohio, 1944

Admitted to bar:  Texas, 1969; District of Columbia, 1983; U.S. Supreme Court, 1976; U.S. Court of Appeals, Third, Fifth, Sixth, Eighth, Ninth, Tenth, Eleventh and District of Columbia Circuits; U.S. District Court, Northern, Southern, Eastern and Westerns Districts of Texas, Eastern and Western Districts of Arkansas, Western District of Oklahoma.

Education:  Harding College (B.A. cum laude, 1966); Southern Methodist University(J.D., 1969).
Commissioner, United States Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission (Appointed by President Ronald Reagan, 1985).

Member:  State Bar of Texas, District of Columbia Bar Association, Bar Association of the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals.

Practice Areas:  Occupational Safety and Health Law; Regulatory Litigation; Employment Law; Constitutional Law.

Selected Articles and Symposiums: 

"OSHA Warrants and The Exhaustion Doctrine:  May The OSHA Review Commission Rule On The Validity of Federal Court Warrants?"  
84 Dickinson Law Review 567 (1980) (co-author)

"OSHA Warrants and Administrative Probable Cause."
33 Baylor Law Review 97 (1981)

"How to Handle an OSHA Case:  An Employer's Rights and Options."
33 Baylor Law Review 493 (1981)

Federal Regulatory Process:   Agency Practices and Procedures,
Second Edition, Prentice Hall, 1995, Section on "Occupational Safety and Health Administration." 

Conference of Administrative Law Judges
Phoenix, Arizona  
"Constitutional Issues To Be Decided By Administrative Law Judges."

Management Development Symposium
Mountain States Employers Council, Denver, Colorado
"Regulatory Compliance."

Western States Roofing Contractors Association,
Las Vegas, Nevada
"Your Rights and Options When Confronted by OSHA."  

Kansas Bar Association and
Kansas Association of Commerce & Industry, Wichita, Kansas
"Employers' Rights and Options Under OSHA Law."


Donovan Campbell, Jr.

Born:  Tyler, Texas, 1950

Admitted to bar:  1975 Texas; 1976 U.S. Tax Court; 1977, U.S. Claims Court; 1978, U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth and Eighth Circuits; U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas; U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Arkansas.

Education:  Princeton University (A.B., cum laude, 1972); University of Texas (J.D., 1975). Phi Delta Phi; Member, Board of Advocates.  

Articles Editor, Texas Law Review, 1974-1975.

Lead trial and appellate counsel:  Paula Jones v. William Jefferson Clinton

Member:  Dallas Bar Association (Business Litigation Section; Tax Section; Probate Section); State Bar of Texas (Litigation, Tax, and Probate Sections).

Practice Areas:  General Business and Commercial, Trust, Wills, and Probate Litigation; Constitutional Law and Litigation; Corporate and Partnership Law and Litigation; Charitable Organizations and Foundations.


James McCord Wilson

Born: Coleman, Texas, 1967

Admitted to bar:  1992, Texas; 1993 U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Arkansas and U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth, Eighth and Ninth Circuits.

Education:   Texas Tech University (B.B.A., Finance, 1989); University of Texas (J.D., 1992).

Member:  Dallas Bar Association; State Bar of Texas; Texas Association of Defense Counsel.

Practice Areas:  OSHA Litigation; Commercial Litigation; Probate and Trust Litigation; General Civil Litigation; Constitutional Law.