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Serving Plainview, Texas and the surrounding communities for over 70 years.
 



Who We Are
Attorneys & Counselors

Harold M. LaFont
(1907-2003)
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Former Attorney,
Judge, & State Representative
Marshall Formby
(1911-1984)
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Former Attorney,
& State Senator

Bill LaFont is a partner in the firm. He was born in Plainview, Texas on May 14, 1940, and admitted to the State Bar of Texas in 1964. He is licensed in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas and the U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit. Mr. LaFont served as a member of the Grievance Committee for the State Junior Bar of Texas 1968-1969. He also served on the Grievance Committee for the 13th State Bar District from 1981-1986. He is a member of Central Plains, Hale County, and American Bar Associations, and he served as President for the Hale County Bar Association in 1965. Mr. LaFont also served on the District 13 Fee Dispute Committee for the State Bar of Texas from 1981-1986. He is a Life Fellow for the Texas Bar Foundation and Board Certified in Civil Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. Mr. LaFont received his Bachelor's degree from the University of Texas in 1961 and his Law Degree, also from UT, in 1964. Mr. LaFont's areas of focus include: Agricultural Law, Business Law, Family Law, Real Estate Law, Probate and Estate Planning, and Wills.

 
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William H. LaFont
Attorney since 1964
 
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Thomas E. Hamilton
Attorney since 1965

Tom Hamilton is a partner in the firm. He was born in Matador, Texas on May 30, 1936, and admitted to the State Bar of Texas in 1965. He received his Bachelor's degree from Texas Tech University in 1960 and his Law Degree, from Baylor University, in 1965. Tom Hamilton served as Hale County Attorney in 1969, State Prosecutor from 1969-1974, and City Attorney for Plainview from 1978-1990. Mr. Hamilton is a member of the Central Plains and Hale County Bar Association and the State Bar of Texas. He served as President for the Hale County Bar Association in 1966 and as a member of the District 13 Grievance Committee from 1991-1994. The areas of focus include: General Trial Practice, Agricultural Law, Real Estate, Wills, Probate, Wind Energy, and Oil and Gas Law.

 

Rob Hamilton is a partner in the firm. He was born in Plainview, Texas on October 19, 1973, and admitted to the State Bar of Texas in 2004. He received his Bachelor's degree from Texas Tech University in 1997 and his Law Degree, from St. Mary's Law School, in 2003. Rob Hamilton is currently serving as City Attorney for Paducah, Texas and as president for the Hale County Bar Association. He is also a member of the State Bar of Texas. The areas of focus include: Family Law, Criminal Law, Personal Injury, and Wrongful Imprisonment.

 
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Robert D. Hamilton
Attorney since 2004