J. Kirk Standly

Owner/Partner

J. Kirk Standly

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
  • Standly and Hamilton, LLP, Managing Partner, 2006 to Present
  • AmeriSouth Realty Group, General Counsel and Executive Vice President, 2002 to 2006
  • Haynes and Boone, LLP, Partner and Associate, 1990 to 2002
BAR ADMISSIONS
  • State Bar of Texas
  • United States District Court, Northern District of Texas
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
  • United States Court of International Trade
PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES
  • American Bar Association Section of International Law and Practice: Assistant Secretary, 1994-1996; Co-Chair 1996 Annual Meeting; Vice-Chair, International Business Transactions Committee, 1996-1998
  • State Bar of Texas International Law Section: Council Member, 1995-1998; Secretary/Treasurer, 1998 and 1999; Vice Chair, 1999 and 2000; Chair, 2000 and 2001
VISITING PROFESSOR
  • Diplomado en Derecho Norteamericano, Mexico City, Mexico, a joint program between St. Mary’s University School of Law and Instituto Tecnologico Autonomo de Mexico (ITAM), 1998
  • The University of Texas at Dallas, Graduate School of Business, 1997 and 1999
  • Abagados de las Americas, Mexico City, Mexico, a joint program between St. Mary’s University School of Law and La Facultad de Derecho de la Universidad Anahuac, 1997
  • Joint Venture II, Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico, a joint program between St. Mary’s University School of Law and Universidad de Monterrey, 1994
BUSINESS COMMUNITY ACTIVITIES
  • Japan-America Society of Dallas / Fort Worth, President, 1998 and 1999; First Vice President and President-Elect, Executive Committee and Board member, 1997 and 1998; Second Vice President, Executive Committee and Board member, 1996 and 1997; General Counsel, Executive Committee and Board member, 1994 – 1996; Chair, Development Committee, 1994-1996
  • Trustee, Sun & Star Legacy Trust, 1997-2000
  • FIABCI (International Real Estate Federation)