Winstead's Karl Seelbach Honored by Texas Bar Foundation


Austin, TX, Jan. 7, 2013 – Winstead's Karl W. Seelbach was elected to membership in the Fellows of the Texas Bar Foundation. Fellows of the Foundation are selected for their outstanding professional achievements and their demonstrated commitment to the improvement of the justice system throughout the state of Texas. Seelbach is an associate in Winstead's business litigation, construction and appellate practice groups.

Selection as a Fellow of the Texas Bar Foundation is restricted to members of the State Bar of Texas. Each year one-third of one percent of State Bar members are invited to become Fellows. Once nominees are selected, they must be elected by the Texas Bar Foundation Board of Trustees.

The Texas Bar Foundation is the largest charitably-funded bar foundation in the country. Founded in 1965 by lawyers determined to assist the public and improve the profession of law, the Texas Bar Foundation has maintained its mission of using the financial contributions of its membership to build a strong justice system for all Texans. To date, the Texas Bar Foundation has distributed more than $14 million throughout Texas to assist nonprofit organizations with a wide range of justice-related programs and services. For more information, contact the Texas Bar Foundation at

Seelbach represents clients in a wide variety of complex litigation matters, including real estate, construction, financial services, banking and lending disputes. He also defends non-subscribing employers against on-the-job personal injury claims. Seelbach received his J.D. from the South Texas College of Law, where he was a member of the award-winning appellate advocacy program. He received multiple awards ranking him among the top advocates in the state and nation.

Winstead is among the largest business law firms in Texas. Winstead attorneys and consultants serve as trusted advisors to mid-market and large businesses, providing a core range of legal services that are critical to their operation and success. Winstead has offices in Austin, Dallas, Fort Worth, Houston, San Antonio, and The Woodlands, Texas; Charlotte, North Carolina; New Orleans, Louisiana and Washington, D.C. For detailed information about Winstead, visit