Business and the Culture of Statism
Timothy W. Ferguson, 50, passed away at his home in Beaumont, on March 27, 2011. He was born in Landover, Maryland to Mary and Paul Ferguson, and was reared in Alvin, Texas. Mr. Ferguson received his prepatory and legal education at Baylor University (B.A., 1982; J.D., 1984). Fraternity: Phi Delta Phi. Baylor Mock Trial Team, 1984. He was admitted to the bar, 1984, Texas; 2002, Colorado, and also admitted to practice before U.S. Supreme Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit; U.S. District Court, Southern and Eastern Districts of Texas. Board certified, personal injury trial law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization, 1989, Certified Civil Trial Advocate, National Board of Trial Advocacy, 1992 Diplomat, American Board of Professional Liability Attorneys, 1993. Mr. Ferguson founded the Ferguson Firm law practice in Beaumont and Jasper in 1994. Named in Texas Super Lawyers, Texas Monthly Magazine, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2011. Member: Jefferson County and American Bar Associations; State Bar of Texas; College of the State Bar of Texas; Southeast Texas Trial Lawyers Association (Executive Committee, 1991- President 1999-01); Texas Trial Lawyers Association (Former Board of Directors); American Association of Justice; Million Dollar Advocates Forum; American Unns in Court. Life Fellow: Texas Bar Foundation. (AV Martindale Hubbell Peer Review Rated) Mr. Ferguson was a supporter of and served Nutrition for Seniors/Meals on Wheels, the City of Beaumont’s Paint-A-Thon, and actively raised funds for the Garth House-Pour Les Enfants, as well as Breakfast with the Bishop, and Catholic Charities. Tim was extremely generous and loving. He took enormous pride in his family, as a loving and caring husband, and father. Tim enjoyed traveling, reading, golfing, and his loving dogs. He is survived by his wife, Sandra; and his twin angels, Nateli Rose and Mary Antonina Ferguson.