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Pennebaker, Douglas E.

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200 Concord PlazaSuite 750San Antonio, TX, 78216
Phones: 210-562-2882
Fax: 210-562-2880
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Mr. Pennebaker graduated from the United States Military Academy at West Point , N.Y. in 1987.  He grew up in rural Mississippi as the son of a cotton farmer.  After serving as a Field Artillery Officer in the U.S. Army, he settled in San Antonio, where he attended St. Mary's Law School.  He has worked as an attorney in the field of insurance since 1993.  He was previously a partner/shareholder in the insurance defense firms of Adami, Goldman & Shufflield and then Goldman, Pennebaker, and Phipps, where he gained valuable insight into the manner in which  insurance companies handle claims.  He has handled literally thousands of Bad Faith Insurance lawsuits  during the past 20 years, and has gained valuable insight which is  necessary to defeat insurance companies' strategies for denying and/or underpaying valid insurance claims by homeowners and small business owners.  He has received an AV Peer Reer Review rating from Martindale-Hubbell which is based on confidential opinions of other attorneys and members of the Judiciary.  An AV rating is the highest rating possible in terms of assessing legal ability and ethical standards.
  

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Languages
Spanish
Practice Areas
Home Owner Property Claims Involving Bad FaithBusiness Owner Insurance Claims Involving Bad FaithDeceptive Trade Practice Act LitigationSerious Personal Injury
Litigation
90%
Qualifications
Bar Admissions
Texas, 1993U.S. District Court Southern District of Texas, 1994U.S. District Court Northern District of Texas, 1994U.S. District Court Eastern District of Texas, 1994U.S. District Court Western District of Texas, 1994
Other Affiliations
San Antonio Bar Association, 1993 - Present (Member) West Point Society of South Texas, 1995 - Present (Member)
Past Positions
Thornton, Summers, Biechlin, Dunham & Brown, Associate, 1993 - 1995Davis, Adami & Cedillo, Associate, 1995 - 1997Adami, Goldman & Shuffield, Associate/Shareholder, 1998 - 2007Goldman, Pennebaker & Phipps, Shareholder, 2008 - 2011
Education
St. Mary's University School of Law, San Antonio, Texas, 1993
J.D.
Honors: magna cum laude
Honors: With Honors
Honors: Harlan Society
United States Military Academy, West Point, New York, 1987
B.S.
Major: Organizational Leadership/Engineering
Fees
Offers Free Initial Consultation
Office Information
Address
200 Concord Plaza
Suite 750
San Antonio, TX 78216
Phone
210-562-2882
Fax
210-562-2880
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