• Herbert E. Pounds Jr., P.C.
  • Attorney at Law
  • 17890 Blanco Road, Suite 100
  • San Antonio, TX 78232-1031
  • Phone: (210) 492-7627
  • Fax: (210) 492-2915
  • Email:moc.ecitsujrotsevni@breH

Personal Biography

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Herb Pounds is a member of the Texas Bar Association. He graduated from Texas A&M University with a degree in accounting, and he obtained his law degree from the University of Texas School of Law in 1973.

After graduating from Texas A&M, he served in the United States Air Force, where he flew over 220 combat missions as a pilot in Southeast Asia. After graduating from law school, he worked primarily in the banking industry until 1987, where he was president of a national bank. Since 1987, he has been an attorney in private practice dealing in banking, real estate, bankruptcy, probate, tax, and complex business litigation. More recently, he has shifted his practice to focus on securities fraud, broker misconduct, brokerage disputes, NASD & NYSE arbitration, mediation, and recovery of investor losses.

Herb is married, has one son, one daughter, and four grandchildren. His hobbies are football officiating and golf.

Background Information

Areas Of Practice

  • Litigation
  • Securities Law
  • Arbitration (NASD and NYSE)
  • Disputes with Stockbrokers
  • Recovery of Public Investor Losses
  • Investors' Rights
  • Mediation
  • Business & Commercial Law
  • Probate
  • Real Estate
  • Broker Misconduct

Bar Admissions

  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Texas, 2001
  • U.S. Tax Court, 2000
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1999
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Texas, 1999
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Texas, 1992
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit, 1992
  • Texas Bar Association, 1973


  • The University of Texas School of Law - Austin, Texas -1973 J.D.
  • Texas A&M University - College Station, Texas - 1965 B.B.A. Major: Accounting

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Public Investors Arbitration Bar Association
  • Association of Attorney-Mediators
  • Bar Association of the Fifth Judicial Circuit
  • State Bar of Texas
  • San Antonio Bar Association
  • Twelfth Man Foundation, Board of Directors
  • San Antonio A&M Club, Board of Directors
  • Texas Association of Sports Officials
    President. San Antonio Football Chapter

Past Employment

  • Herbert E. Pounds, Jr., P.C., Shareholder, 1987 - Present
  • Stone Oak National Bank, San Antonio, Texas, President, 1983 - 1987
  • Astra Bar, Inc., Gonzales Texas, President & General Counsel, 1981 - 1982
  • Bexar County National Bank, San Antonio, Texas, Senior Vice President, 1980 - 1981
  • Frost National Bank, San Antonio, Texas, Vice President, Commercial Lending, 1973 - 1980
  • United States Air Force, Major, 1966 - 1971