Kenneth P. Mingledorff

Kenneth P. Mingledorff

Managing Partner
Location:
Houston, Texas
Phone:
281-810-9721
Email:
Former General Counsel to the late United States Senator Paula Hawkins. Served as Chief Prosecutor in the Harris County District Attorney's Office and handled thousands of criminal cases in district, county and juvenile courts. Appointed to serve as Special Judge in Harris County Criminal Courts at law, by the Harris County Commissioners. Received National Recognition by winning a National Award in Burkan Memorial Competition and recognized for Academic Excellence. One of the chief architects of the missing children legislation when serving as a United States Senate Staff Member. Cited for Academic Excellence by United States Senator Lloyd Bentsen in 1979. Cited for Academic Excellence by United States Senator John Tower in 1979. Cited for Academic Excellence by United States Senator Bill Archer in 1980.

Areas of Practice

  • Criminal Defense
  • Personal Injury
  • DUI / DWI
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents - Plaintiff
  • Premises Liability - Plaintiff

Bar Admissions

  • Texas
  • Florida
  • U.S. Supreme Court

Education

  • South Texas College of Law, Houston, Texas
    • J.D.
    • Honors: Dean's List
  • University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida
    • B.S.

Published Works

  • Treatise on First Amendment, American Society Composers Authors, 1976

Classes/Seminars

  • Instructor Criminal Law, Houston Area Legal Secretaries/Assistant, 1986 - 2001
  • Instructor Civil Law, Houston Area Legal Secretaries/Assistant, 1986 - 2001

Honors and Awards

  • Boss of the Year: Houston Association of Legal Secretaries, 1986
  • Treatise on First Amendment: American Society of Composers Authors, 1979

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Harris County, Texas Criminal Court, Special Judge, 1990 - Present
  • Harris County District Attorney's Office, Chief Prosecutor, 1982 - 1984

Past Employment Positions

  • United States Senate, Chief of Staff & Legal Counsel, 1980 - 1982
  • Harris County District Attorney's Office, Chief Prosecutor, 1982 - 1984

Pro Bono Activities

  • United Methodist Church International Missions, 1980 - Present
  • Houston Area Legal Services, 1984 - Present

Fraternities/Sororities

  • Sigma Chi
  • Sigma Delta Chi