Meet the Attorneys
Stephen R. Shelton
- Named an AV "PREEMINENT LAWYER" in the Martindale-Hubbell Bar Register. The Martindale-Hubbell Bar Register is limited to only the most distinguished law practices; those that have achieved the AV rating in the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory. The "A" signifies the highest level of legal ability, while the "V" denotes "very high" adherence to the professional standards of conduct, ethics, reliability and diligence.
- Named a TEXAS SUPER LAWYER by TEXAS MONTHLY MAGAZINE.
- BOARD CERTIFIED by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization in PERSONAL INJURY TRIAL LAW and CIVIL TRIAL LAW.
Admitted to practice in the following courts:
Education: Texas Tech University (B.A., 1976); Texas Tech University (J.D., 1979)
Professional Activities: Wichita County Bar Association (President 1991-1992); American Bar Association; State Bar of Texas (District 14 A Grievance Committee, 1985-1991; Chairman, 1986-1987); State Bar of Texas Insurance Trust, 1993-1999; Chairman 1998-1999; Texas Trial Lawyers Association; American Association for Justice; Wichita County Young Lawyers Association (President, 1981-1982); West Texas Young Lawyers Association (President 1988-1989); Texas Young Lawyers Association (Director, 1987-1989); Sustaining Life Fellow; Texas Bar Foundation.
Kristopher R. Tilker - Of Counsel
Born in Laramie, Wyo., January 6, 1954. Admitted to the Bar 1979, Texas; also admitted to practice before U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas.
Preparatory Education, Midwestern State University (B.A., 1976); Legal Education, Texas Tech University (J.D., 1979). Assistant District Attorney, Wichita County, Texas, 1979-1980. General Counsel, Expando Oil Company, 1981-1988. Professor of General Business, Midwestern State University,1989-.
Member: Wichita County Bar Association (President, 1996-1997); State Bar of Texas.