Honors and Awards Earned by Gerald H. Goldstein


San Antonio Bar Association - Joe Frazier Brown, SR. - Award of ExcellenceSan Antonio Bar Association – Joe Frazier Brown, SR. – Award of Excellence 2016

American Inns of Court - The William S. Sessions American Inn of Court - Goldstein Award of ExcellenceAmerican Inns of Court – The William S. Sessions – Goldstein Award of Excellence

NACDL - Robert C. Heeney Memorial AwardNACDL – Robert C. Heeney Memorial Award 1991

NACDL - Heeney Award Writeup in The ChampionNACDL – Heeney Award Writeup in The Champion 1991

NACDL - President (Plaque)NACDL – President (Plaque) 1994-1995

NACDL - President (Sculpture)NACDL – President (Sculpture) 1994-1995

NORML - Al Horn Memorial AwardNORML – Al Horn Memorial Award 1999

NORML - Lester Grinspoon AwardNORML – Lester Grinspoon Award 2011

San Antonio Bar Association - Hall of FameSan Antonio Bar Association – Hall of Fame 2013

San Antonio Bar Association - DirectorSan Antonio Bar Association – Director 1977-1978

ACLU - John Henry Faulk AwardACLU – John Henry Faulk Award 1999

NACDL - Board of DirectorsNACDL – Board of Directors 1989

TCDLA - PresidentTCDLA – President 1992-1993

TCDLA - Hall of FameTCDLA – Hall of Fame 2002

State Bar of Texas Litigation Council - Legal Legends AwardTexas State Bar – Legal Legends Award 2010

Martindale-Hubbell - 30 years of AV RatingsMartindale-Hubbell – 30 years of AV Ratings 2012

Best Lawyers in America - 20 YearsBest Lawyers in America – 20 Years 2010

Best Lawyers in America - 20 YearsBest Lawyers in America – 20 Years 2008


Tulane University - Bachelor's of Business AdministrationTulane University – Bachelor’s of Business Administration 1965

University of Texas - Juris DoctorUniversity of Texas – Juris Doctor 1968

University of Texas - Dean's RoundtableUniversity of Texas – Dean’s Roundtable

Texas Supreme Court - Admission to PracticeTexas Supreme Court – Admission to Practice 1968

US District Court - Admission to Practice in Texas West DistrictUS District Court – Admission to Practice in Texas West District 1970

US Court of Appeals - Admission to Practice in 5th CircuitUS Court of Appeals – Admission to Practice in 5th Circuit 1970

TCDLA - MembershipTCDLA – Membership 1973

US Supreme Court - Admission to PracticeUS Supreme Court – Admission to Practice 1975

Texas Board of Legal Specialization - Criminal Law CertificationTexas Board of Legal Specialization – Criminal Law Certification 1975

National College of Criminal Defense Lawyers and Public Defenders - Professor of Criminal LawNCCDLPD – Professor of Criminal Law 1975

NACDL - MembershipNACDL – Membership 1976

NACDL - Life MemberNACDL – Life Member

State Bar of Texas - Professional Development: Advanced Criminal Law RefresherState Bar of Texas – Professional Development: Advanced Criminal Law Refresher 1976

Carter Presidential Inauguration InviteCarter Presidential Inauguration Invite 1977

TCDLA - Special Merit AwardTCDLA – Special Merit Award 1977

The Best Lawyers in America - Criminal DefenseThe Best Lawyers in America – Criminal Defense 1977

San Antonio ACLU - Outstanding ServiceSan Antonio ACLU – Outstanding Service 1978

State Bar of Texas - Criminal Law SectionState Bar of Texas Criminal Law Section – Appreciation of Service 1978-1979

US Court of Appeals - Admission to Practice in 9th CircuitUS Court of Appeals – Admission to Practice in 9th Circuit 1979

NCCD - InstructorNCCD – Instructor 1980

State Bar of Texas - Presidential CitationState Bar of Texas – Presidential Citation 1980-1981

State Bar of Texas - Author/Speaker in Advanced Criminal Law CourseState Bar of Texas – Author/Speaker in Advanced Criminal Law Course 1980

US Court of Appeals - Admission to Practice in 5th CircuitUS Court of Appeals – Admission to Practice in 5th Circuit 1981

US Court of Appeals - Admission to Practice in 11th CircuitUS Court of Appeals – Admission to Practice in 11th Circuit 1981

US Court of Appeals - Admission to Practice in 4th CircuitUS Court of Appeals – Admission to Practice in 4th Circuit 1982

State Bar of Texas Criminal Law Section - Appreciation of ServiceState Bar of Texas Criminal Law Section – Appreciation of Service 1982

NCCD - InstructorNCCD – Instructor 1982

US Court of Appeals - Admission to Practice in 8th CircuitUS Court of Appeals – Admission to Practice in 8th Circuit 1983

US Court of Appeals - Admission to Practice in 10th CircuitUS Court of Appeals – Admission to Practice in 10th Circuit 1983

NACDL - President's CommendationNACDL – President’s Commendation 1983

TCDLA - Award of ExcellenceTCDLA – Award of Excellence 1984

Texas Board of Legal Specialization - Criminal Law Advisory CommissionTexas Board of Legal Specialization – Criminal Law Advisory Commission 1984

State Bar of Texas - Criminal Law Examination CommissionState Bar of Texas – Criminal Law Examination Commission 1984

Payne County Bar Association - 8th Annual Law Day BanquetPayne County Bar Association – 8th Annual Law Day Banquet 1984

TCDLA - Award of ExcellenceTCDLA – Award of Excellence 1985

NACDL - President's CommendationNACDL – President’s Commendation 1985

Texas Bar Foundation - Life FellowTexas Bar Foundation – Life Fellow 1985

University of Texas - CLE Faculty: Winning at LawUniversity of Texas – CLE Faculty: Winning at Law 1985

TCDLA - Criminal Law Institute: SpeakerTCDLA – Criminal Law Institute: Speaker 1986

Viva Magazine - Best of San AntonioViva Magazine – Best of San Antonio 1986

University of Texas - CLE Faculty: Winning at TrialUniversity of Texas – CLE Faculty: Winning at Trial 1986

Kansas State Bar - Outstanding Service: Recent Developments in Search and SeizureKansas State Bar – Outstanding Service: Recent Developments in Search and Seizure 1986

American Board of Criminal Layers - FellowAmerican Board of Criminal Layers – Fellow 1987

State Bar of Texas - Professional Development: Criminal LawState Bar of Texas – Professional Development: Criminal Law 1987

State Bar of Texas - Professional Development: Advanced Criminal LawState Bar of Texas – Professional Development: Advanced Criminal Law 1987

Best Lawyers in America - Criminal DefenseBest Lawyers in America – Criminal Defense 1987

State Bar of Texas - Professional Development: Advanced Criminal LawState Bar of Texas – Professional Development: Advanced Criminal Law 1988

Oklahoma Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers - Superstar CLEOklahoma Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers – Superstar CLE 1989

Oklahoma Association of Criminal Defense LawyersOklahoma Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers 1989

NACDL - President's CommendationNACDL – President’s Commendation 1989

State Bar of Colorado - Admission to PracticeState Bar of Colorado – Admission to Practice 1989

Best Lawyers in America - Criminal DefenseBest Lawyers in America – Criminal Defense 1989-1990

UT Law Foundation - Established Eli Goldstein Presidential ScholarshipUT Law Foundation – Established Eli Goldstein Presidential Scholarship 1990

San Antonio Civil Liberties Union - John Henry Faulk Liverty AwardSan Antonio Civil Liberties Union – John Henry Faulk Liverty Award 1991

American College of Trial Lawyers = FellowAmerican College of Trial Lawyers = Fellow 1991

US District Court - Admission to Practice in Colorado DistrictUS District Court – Admission to Practice in Colorado District 1991

US District Court - Admission to Practice in Arizona DistrictUS District Court – Admission to Practice in Arizona District 1991

State Bar of Texas Criminal Justice Section - HonorsState Bar of Texas Criminal Justice Section – Honors 1991

Best Lawyers in America - Criminal DefenseBest Lawyers in America – Criminal Defense 1991-1992

TCDLA - Presidential AwardTCDLA – Presidential Award 1992

NACDL - President's CommendationNACDL – President’s Commendation 1992

US District Court - TX Western District Civil Justice Reform Act AdvisorUS District Court – TX Western District Civil Justice Reform Act Advisor 1992

University of Texas - Chancellor's CouncilUniversity of Texas – Chancellor’s Council 1992

NACDL - Distinguished Service AwardNACDL – Distinguished Service Award 1993

Lubbock Criminal Defense Lawyers Association - Canyon Range War AchievementLubbock Criminal Defense Lawyers Association – Canyon Range War Achievement 1993

American Inns of Court Foundation - MasterAmerican Inns of Court Foundation – Master 1993

TCDLA - Presidential AwardTCDLA – Presidential Award 1994

International Academy of Trial Lawyers - FellowInternational Academy of Trial Lawyers – Fellow 1997

American Board of Trial Advocates - AssociateAmerican Board of Trial Advocates – Associate 1997

US District Court - Admission to Practice in Illinois Central DistrictUS District Court – Admission to Practice in Illinois Central District 1997

US Court of Appeals - Admission to Practice in D.C. CircuitUS Court of Appeals – Admission to Practice in D.C. Circuit 1998

Fort Bend District Attorney's Office - Criminal Prosecution Ethics SpeakerFort Bend District Attorney’s Office – Criminal Prosecution Ethics Speaker 1998

Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America 1999-2000

US District Court - Admission to Practice in Texas Southern DistrictUS District Court – Admission to Practice in Texas Southern District 2000

Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America 2001-2002

TCDLA - Hall of FameTCDLA – Hall of Fame 2002

US District Court - Admission to Practice in Texas Northern DistrictUS District Court – Admission to Practice in Texas Northern District 2002

State Bar of Texas - Advanced Criminal Law CLEState Bar of Texas – Advanced Criminal Law CLE 2003

San Antonio Business Journal - Who's Who in LawSan Antonio Business Journal – Who’s Who in Law 2004

Marquis Who's Who in American LawMarquis Who’s Who in American Law (Plaque) 2005-2006

thaittleMarquis Who’s Who in American Law (Sculpture) 2005-2006

American Football Coaches Association - National ChampionAmerican Football Coaches Association – National Champion 2005

Super Lawyers BriefSuper Lawyers Brief 2006

Best Lawyers in America - 10 YearsBest Lawyers in America – 10 Years 2006

Martindale-Hubbell - Bar Register of Preeminent LawyersMartindale-Hubbell – Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers 2008

Federal Bar Association - Del Rio Chapter Three Wise Men MCLEFederal Bar Association – Del Rio Chapter Three Wise Men MCLE 2008

Featured in Super LawyersFeatured in Super Lawyers 2009

TCDLA - Rusty Duncan Advanced Criminal Law Course SpeakerTCDLA – Rusty Duncan Advanced Criminal Law Course Speaker 2009

TCDLA - Spirit of Justice AwardTCDLA – Spirit of Justice Award 2012

Marquis Who's Who in AmericaMarquis Who’s Who in America 2012

Texas Board of Legal Specialization - Criminal Appellate Law CertificationTexas Board of Legal Specialization – Criminal Appellate Law Certification 2012

TCDLA - Service AwardTCDLA – Service Award 2013

Austin Criminal Defense Lawyers Association - Excellence AwardAustin Criminal Defense Lawyers Association – Excellence Award 2013

LACDL - Albert Tate Jr. AwardLACDL – Albert Tate Jr. Award

Texas Board of Legal Specialization - Criminal Appellate Law CertificationTexas Board of Legal Specialization – Criminal Appellate Law Certification 2012

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