The Forte & Pittard, P.L.L.C. Legal Team

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R. Chris Pittard



Legal Field:

  • Employment Law
  • Employment Discrimination
  • Federal Sector EEO Cases
  • Wills
  • Contracts

Professional Education:

1977, Bachelor of Arts in History, University of Texas, Austin, TX

1980, U.S. Army Airborne and Ranger Schools, Ft. Benning, GA

1991, U.S. Army Command and General Staff College, KS

1991, Masters Military Arts and Science, U.S. Army C&GSC, KS

1995, Juris Doctor, Cum Laude, St. Mary's University Law School, San Antonio, TX

1996, Certified Bexar County Community Mediator


Profssional Experience:

U.S. Army Infantry Officer, 1979-1992

Attorney, Ball & Weed, P.C., 1995-1996

Attorney, Phil Watkins, P.C., 1996-1998

Adjunct Professor, St. Mary's University School of Law, 1996-2004

Sr. Trial Attorney, EEOC,  1998-2002

Owner, Law Office R. Chris Pittard,  2002-2005

Attorney, Davis Law Firm, 2005-2007

Director, Employment Law Dept., Davis Law Firm, 2007-2009

Shareholder, Forte & Pittard, P.L.L.C., 2010 to present

Authior, Transmanaut Chronicles, Prosperity Publications, 2014



Admitted to United States Supreme Court, 2016

  • Admitted to Texas State Bar, 1995
  • Admitted to Western District of Texas, 1997
  • Admitted to Southern District of Texas, 1999
  • Admitted to U. S. Appeals Court for the Fifth Circuit, 2003
  • San Antonio Black Lawyers Association Member
  • Member Texas State Bar Employment Section
  • Named one of Texas Best Lawyers in 2011, 2013 Labor and Employment Law
  • Named one of Texas Top-Rated Lawyers in 2012, Labor & Employment Law
  • Program Advisory Committee member, Brown Mackie College

Robert Forte




  •  Formation and Transactions
  • Tax Resolution
  • Estate Law


Professional Education:

1989, Bachelors of Art, University of Texas, Austin, TX

1995, Juris Doctorate, St. Mary's University School of Law, San Antonio, TX


Professional Experience:

Investigator, Protective and Regulatory Services, 1990 to 1992, 1995 to 1998

Owner, Music Management Company, 1998 to 2003 

Owner, Law Office of Robert Forte,  2003 to 2010

Shareholder, Forte & Pittard, P.L.L.C.,  2010 to present



  • Admitted to State Bar of Texas, 2003
  • Member Texas State Bar Sports Law and Entertainment Section
  • Member Texas State Bar Litigation Section