A. T. Blackshear, Jr.

Of Counsel

Fulbright & Jaworski LLP

A. T. Blackshear, Jr.


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Gus Blackshear, a partner since 1975, practices in the area of tax law and has extensive experience in broad-based general business and the health care industry. Further, Gus assists clients with matters involving federal income tax, with a particular emphasis on taxable and tax-exempt tax issues.

From 1989 to 1991, Gus also served as partner-in-charge of the Dallas office. Gus served as the managing partner and chairman from 1992 through 2002.

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  • Education

    1968 - J.D., cum laude, Baylor University
    1964 - B.B.A., cum laude, Baylor University

    Gus was Editor-in-Chief of the Baylor Law Review.

    A certified public accountant, Gus was admitted to practice law in Texas in 1968 and has been with the firm since 1969.

  • Professional activities
    • Houston Bar Association
    • State Bar of Texas
      • Taxation Section, Former Chair
    • American Bar Foundation, Fellow
    • Houston Bar Foundation, Fellow
    • Texas Bar Foundation, Fellow
  • Professional honors
    • Who's Who in America - Marquis
    • Who's Who in American Law - Marquis
    • The Best Lawyers in America  -  Best Lawyers (1983 - 2010)
    • Texas Top Rated Lawyer - LexisNexis Martindale-Hubbell (2012 - 2013)
  • Licenses
    • Texas State Bar License