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Locke Lord’s George Bowles Elected American College of Construction Lawyers Fellow

December 13, 2018

(DALLAS) December 13, 2018 – Locke Lord’s George Bowles has been named a Fellow of the invitation-only American College of Construction Lawyers (ACCL), reflecting his deep commitment to construction law and his achievement of the highest standards of ethical conduct, scholarship, professionalism and collegiality.

Bowles, an accomplished trial lawyer based in the Firm’s Dallas office, is also a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers, serving on the Complex Litigation and Moot Court Committees at the College. He was previously recognized as a Trial Legend by the Dallas Bar Association’s Tort and Insurance Practice Sections. He was named 2014 Lawyer of the Year for Litigation – Construction in Dallas by the Best Lawyers in America® and has also been recognized in the areas of Bet the Company, Construction, Business and Intellectual Property Litigation. Bowles has been designated as a Texas Super Lawyer in Business Litigation by Texas Monthly since 2003.

Bowles concentrates his practice in complex business-related litigation, ‎including construction, breach of contract, fraud, intellectual property and business torts. He is a former President of the Dallas Chapter of the American Board of Trial Advocates, serving on its National Board of Directors. In 2016-2017, Bowles was Chairman of the State Bar of Texas Construction Law Section. 

Founded in 1989, ACCL is comprised of construction law practitioners, professors and judges and includes lawyers from the United States, Canada, Britain, Australia and France. Its mission is to improve and enhance the practice and understanding of construction law and to promote the positive role of lawyers.


About Locke Lord LLP
Locke Lord is a full-service law firm with global reach and 20 offices designed to meet clients’ needs around the world. The Firm has a history that spans more than 130 years and is a worldwide leader in the middle market sector. Locke Lord advises clients across a broad spectrum of industries including energy, financial services, fund formation, health care, insurance and reinsurance, private equity and venture capital, public finance, real estate, and technology, media and telecommunications, while providing a wealth of experience through its complex litigation, intellectual property, tax, regulatory and transactional teams.