Emerson Banack, Jr. (Buddy)
Shareholder | San Antonio
Emerson (Buddy) Banack, Jr., was admitted to practice law in 1965. He is a trial lawyer whose trial practice experience is extensive and varied. Mr. Banack has represented numerous governmental entities, corporations, businesses, individuals, physicians, lawyers, engineers and architects in malpractice cases, products liability cases, negligence cases and business litigation. During the last several years, he has practiced primarily in the field of business and corporate litigation and defense of large malpractice cases as well as anti-trust litigation. Due to the type of practice that Mr. Banack is currently engaged in, he represents both plaintiffs and defendants.
Buddy Banack has been named a Thomson Reuters Texas Super Lawyer in Business Litigation for the Central and West regions of Texas from 2003 to present. He has also been named as one of Woodward/White Best Lawyers in America for 20 years in Bet-the-Company, Commercial, Antitrust and Construction Litigation. Mr. Banack was named by his peers as a Super Lawyer in Business Litigation for the State of Texas in Thomson Reuter's Super Lawyers-Corporate Counsel Edition in 2008, 2009, 2010, and 2011 and as one of the Best Lawyers in San Antonio by Scene in SA magazine since 2004. He is also a Life Fellow of the Texas Bar Foundation and a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers. In 2009, he was named the Best Lawyers In America's Bet-the-Company Litigator of the Year for San Antonio, as published by Woodward/White. Most recently, he was named the Woodward/White 2012 Best Lawyers in America Lawyer of the Year for Construction Litigation in San Antonio.