Gary W. Coker

Principal


Email Address: gcoker@germer.com

Phone: 409.654.6700 or 713.650.1313

Location: Beaumont and Houston Offices

Overview

Gary W. Coker, a principal with the firm, is a native of Jasper, Texas. For 30 years, Gary has represented financial institutions, businesses and individuals primarily in the areas of business organizations and transactions, bankruptcy and creditors’ rights, real estate, health law and estate planning and probate. Gary is rated AV Preeminent by Martindale Hubbell Peer Review Ratings and is licensed to practice in all Texas state courts and the United States District Court for the Eastern, Southern, Western and Northern Districts of Texas, as well as the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit. He is a member of the State Bar of Texas, Jefferson County Bar Association, Texas Association of Bank Council, and is a Life Fellow of the Texas Bar Foundation. He is a member of the Board of Trustees of Baptist Hospitals of Southeast Texas and is an active member of Westgate Memorial Baptist Church in Beaumont. Gary is also a certified mediator.

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Professional Background

  • Joined Germer as a principal in 2006

Bar Admissions

  • State Bar of Texas – 1986
  • Admitted to practice before the following courts:
    • All Texas state courts
    • United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
    • United States District Court for the Eastern, Western, Southern and Northern Districts of Texas

Professional Certifications

  • Certified Mediator

Education

  • University of Texas
    • Juris Doctor – with honors – 1986
    • Phi Delta Phi, Vice Magister
    • Order of the Coif (top 10% of graduating class)
  • Lamar University
    • Bachelor of Business Administration – with highest honors – 1983

Professional Memberships and Affiliations

  • State Bar of Texas
  • Jefferson County Bar Association
  • Texas Association of Bank Counsel
  • Texas Bar Foundation, Life Fellow
  • East Texas Bankruptcy Bar Association

Civic Involvement

  • Leadership Beaumont graduate
  • Active member of Westgate Memorial Baptist Church in Beaumont

Beaumont:

GERMER PLLC
550 Fannin, Suite 400
Beaumont, Texas 77701
Ph: 409.654.6700
Fax: 409.835.2115
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Austin:

GERMER BEAMAN & BROWN PLLC
301 Congress Avenue, Suite 1700
Austin, Texas 78701
Ph: 512.472.0288
Fax: 512.472.0721
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Houston:

GERMER PLLC
America Tower, 2929 Allen Parkway,
Suite 2900, Houston, TX 77019
Ph: 713.650.1313
Fax: 713.739.7420
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