Paul W. Green



  • J.D., St. Mary’s University School of Law, 1977

  • B.B.A., The University of Texas at Austin, 1974

Paul W. Green


210.202.3105 – phone

512.482.9303 – fax

A partner in Alexander Dubose & Jefferson’s (ADJ) San Antonio office, Paul W. Green is an established name with a long history in the Texas legal community. His career spans more than 40 years and includes time on the bench as a member of Texas’ highest court. Former Justice Green was elected to the Texas Supreme Court in 2004 where he served until retiring in August of 2020. During his 15-year tenure, he authored 99 majority opinions along with several concurrences and dissents in some of the most important cases in the state. Before that, he served for 10 years as a judge on the Fourth Court of Appeals in San Antonio. Those who have worked with him or have followed his career know Justice Green to be straightforward and fair. As an attorney, his clients trust him to give the counsel necessary to bring their matters to a swift and favorable resolution. Justice Green’s judicial experience makes him uniquely qualified to assist clients with cases at trial and on appeal. He also holds a wealth of knowledge and insights on matters involving complex torts, insurance, and tax law. Outside of the courtroom, Justice Green has established himself as a leader in the local, state, and national legal communities. He has served as president of the San Antonio Bar Association, director of the State Bar of Texas, and a member of the House of Delegates of the American Bar Association.

+Court Admissions

U.S. Supreme Court

U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit

U.S. District Court for the Western and Southern Districts of Texas

All Texas courts

+Honors and Distinctions

Distinguished Law Graduate, St. Mary’s University School of Law.

The Rosewood Gavel Award for Achievement in the Judiciary, St. Mary’s University School of Law.

The Liberty Bell Award, San Antonio Bar Association

Eagle Award, Boy Scouts of America.

+Professional Memberships

The State Bar of Texas

The San Antonio and Austin Bar Associations

Life-Fellow of the San Antonio, Austin, Texas, and American Bar Foundations

The American Law Institute

The Texas Association of Defense Counsel