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William "Bill" Drabble

Associate
Assistant
Stel Benavides
D: 469.320.6024
sbenavides@grayreed.com
Education
  • J.D., summa cum laude, Baylor University School of Law, 2010
  • B.A., summa cum laude, Political Science, Texas Tech University, 2007
Bar Admission
  • Texas
Court Admission
  • Eastern District of Texas, 2013, Active

Bill Drabble is an associate, focusing on commercial litigation matters. He joined Gray Reed & McGraw in 2012.  Bill earned his bachelors in Political Science with highest honors from Texas Tech University.  He completed his J.D, graduating first in his class, from Baylor University School of Law where he was Senior Technical Editor of Baylor Law Review.

From 2010 to 2012, Bill clerked for Judge Walter S. Smith, Jr. in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas where he gained experience in multiple areas of federal practice, including business litigation, bankruptcy appeals, employment law, and civil-rights actions.  While clerking for Judge Smith, Bill also served as an adjunct professor at Baylor Law School, coaching three moot-court teams.

Related Employment

  • Clerk, Hon. Walter S. Smith, Jr., United States District Court for the Western District of Texas, Waco, Texas (2010-2012)
  • Adjunct Professor, Baylor Law School, Waco, Texas (2010-2012)
    • Moot-court Coach

Professional Activities, Memberships & Affiliations

  • Member, Dallas Bar Association