Robert T. Owen

Mr. Owen is a partner in Martin, Disiere, Jefferson & Wisdom’s appellate section. Mr. Owen has been board-certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization in Civil Appellate Law since 2019. 

In addition to representing clients in civil appeals in state and federal courts, Mr. Owen also assists clients and trial counsel with complex issues in litigation, including jurisdiction contests, summary judgments, preservation of error at trial, the jury charge, and post-trial motions. Before entering private practice, Mr. Owen served as a briefing attorney for the Honorable Charles W. Seymore of the Fourteenth Court of Appeals of Texas.


Martin, Disiere, Jefferson & Wisdom, L.L.P., January 2013 – present

Phelps Dunbar, LLP, September 2008 – December 2012

Briefing Attorney, The Fourteenth Court of Appeals of Texas, September 2007 – September 2008

Professional Affiliations

State Bar of Texas

Houston Bar Association (Appellate Section)


Journal of Texas Insurance Law, Staff Editor, 2011 - 2012

Texas Tech Journal of Administrative Law, Staff Editor, 2005 - 2007

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Niels Esperson Building
808 Travis
Suite 1100
Houston, TX 77002
T: 832.333.1627
F: 713.222.0101



The Texas Tech School of Law, J.D., magna cum laude, 2007

The University of Texas at Austin, B.A. in History, 2003