Clint L. Buck

cbuck@branscomblaw.com
210.598.5418

Clint L. Buck is a Member with the firm’s Litigation Group. He has represented individuals, small businesses, and large companies in a broad spectrum of litigation and pre-litigation matters centering on cases involving real estate, bankruptcy, and business disputes.

Education

J.D., Texas Tech University School of Law, 2011
B.A., cum laude, Austin College, 2007

Experience

Clint handles a variety of cases involving individuals and businesses, primarily in the following areas:

  • Boundary, title, and easement disputes;
  • Real estate sales disputes;
  • Fraud and deceptive trade practices cases; and
  • Breach of contract claims.
Representative Matters
  • Prosecuted and defended cases involving allegedly deficient TREC Seller’s Disclosure Notices;
  • Pursued title claims of surface and groundwater estates based on adverse possession;
  • Obtained the dismissal of DTPA and gross negligence claims against a title company on summary judgment, leading to a favorable settlement;
  • Prepared a motion for summary judgment leading to the dismissal of claims against a credit union based on allegedly unconstitutional home-equity lending; and
  • Represented a landowner before an appraisal review board and had obtained the reinstatement of the client’s agricultural-use exemption
Professional

Admitted to the United States District Court, Western District of Texas
Admitted to the United States District Court, Southern District of Texas
Member, State Bar of Texas – Real Estate, Probate, Trust Law, and Bankruptcy Law Sections

Presentations, Publications, and Articles

A Deal’s a Deal – Right? – 2020

Applications for Open-Space Agricultural Use Appraisal—What You Need to Know to Protect Your Ag Use Valuation – 2019

Defining Trespass and Adverse Possession – “Boundaries and Easements,” HalfMoon Education, Inc., 2018

Groundwater as the Dominant Estate – State Bar of Texas 40th Annual Advanced Real Estate Law CLE, 2018

A Storm Just Damaged My Home—Now What? – 2017

Can That Drone Fly Over My Backyard? – 2017

Personal

Clint grew up in Boerne, Texas, and now lives in San Antonio. He serves on the Board of Directors for TEAMability, Inc., a local non-profit organization, and the Austin College Alumni Board. He has written and presented on real estate issues for continuing legal education programs and continues promoting his love for music by playing bass guitar, tuba, and banjo.