Gordon R. Pate, Sr. was born in Buffalo, Texas in 1928. He obtained both his undergraduate and law degrees from The University of Texas before beginning a long and distinguished legal career. He has adeptly and successfully handled insurance litigation cases, defended against personal injury claims, and represented businesses both in and out of the courtroom. His legal acumen has earned him the distinction of being selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® for multiple years.
Outside of his legal practice, Mr. Pate serves his community and the greater good by volunteering his time with the International Shrine Association, Masonic Lodge 286, and his church.
Mr. Pate has been licensed for over 65 years and works in Beaumont, Texas. He has tried over 250 cases to verdict.