Dallas City Attorney

Assistant City Attorney

Litigation Division

General Litigation Section

Charles Estee joined the Dallas City Attorney's Office in 2000. His practice focuses on state and federal litigation concerning contract related disputes.

Education

  • University of Texas at Austin
    J.D. (with honors) 1979
  • University of South Dakota
    B.S. (magna cum laude) 1975

Affiliations & Activities

  • Admitted to the State Bar of Texas , 1980
  • Admitted to the State Bar of California, 1980 (inactive status)
  • Admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court, 1992
  • Admitted to practice before the United States Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals
  • Admitted to practice before the United States District Court of the Northern and Western Districts of Texas

Prior Experience

  • Private practice in San Antonio (1988 to 1999) (Martin, Shannon , & Drought; Shannon & Weidenbach; Shannon, Weidenbach, & Estee; Shannon, Drake, & Estee)
  • Chief and assistant district attorney, Appellate Section, Bexar County District Attorney's Office (1983 to 1987)
  • Research and briefing attorney, Court of Criminal Appeals, Honorable Judge Carl Dally and Judge W.C. Davis (1980 to 1983)