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Attorneys // Philip E. McCleery

Philip E. McCleery

Communication Center 
Phone:(254) 772-8022 
Fax:(254) 772-9297
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Phil McCleery is a member of the firm whose areas of practice include civil litigation, mediation and arbitration, insurance law, employment law, education law, family law, construction law, banking and related areas. About 60% of his practice consists of civil litigation.


Some representative clients include McLennan Community College, American Amicable Life Insurance Company, Occidental Life Insurance Company, Waco Independent School District, Wardlaw Claims Service, Heart of Texas MHMR Center, Extraco Banks, and Community Bank and Trust.

Civil Trial Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization
Bar Admissions:
Texas, 1969
U.S. Supreme Court, 1979
Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals, 1975
U.S. District Court Northern District of Texas, 1972
U.S. District Court Southern District of Texas, 1972
U.S. District Court Eastern District of Texas, 1972
U.S. District Court Western District of Texas, 1972
Baylor University School of Law, Waco, Texas
Honors: Cum Laude
Law Review: Editor, Baylor Law Review
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Major: Economics
Classes/Seminars Taught:
Adjunct Professor, Baylor Law School
Adjunct Professor, McLennan Community College
Professional Associations and Memberships:
Waco McLennan County Bar Association, 1969 – Present
State Bar of Texas, 1969 – Present
Texas Association of School Board’s Council of School Attorneys, 1985 – Present
Texas Association of Junior College Attorneys, 1996 – Present
Birth Information:
1939, Jeannette, Pennsylvania