An accomplished El Paso attorney fighting for your future

For more than 15 years, Bill D. Hicks has been practicing law throughout the state of Texas. Before beginning in private practice, Judge Hicks worked as an Assistant District Attorney, a State District Court Judge, a federal prosecutor and a special prosecutor for the Narcotics Task Force. This experience both behind the bench and as a prosecutor has given Judge Hicks an extensive knowledge of Texas law, which helps his current family law and criminal defense clients.

Safeguarding your rights and protecting your family

After getting into private practice, Former Judge Hicks decided to shift the focus of his career to family law and criminal defense. In both these areas of the law, he is helping the individuals and families of El Paso County move their lives in a positive direction. As a qualified mediator, Judge Hicks is capable of negotiating a peaceful resolution to your case or fighting for you in court. His experience as a prosecutor and a judge gives him knowledge of both sides of the law, which is helpful whenever he fights for your rights.

Contact skilled El Paso attorney Bill D. Hicks today

Call Ortega, McGlashan, Hicks & Perez, PLLC today at 915-201-0590 or contact us online to schedule your free staff consultation. Our firm represents clients throughout El Paso, Hudspeth and the surrounding counties.

Practice Areas

  •  Criminal Law
  •  Family Law
  •  Mediation / Arbitration
  • Civil Litigation
  • Personal Injury

Bar admissions

  • Texas, 1997
  •  Federal Western District of Texas 2001


  •  J.D., Texas Tech School of Law, 1997
  • B.S., Texas A&M University, 1994

Professional associations

  •  El Paso Bar Association – Board of Directors
  • Texas County and District Attorneys’ Association
  • Texas District Judges Association
  • Mexican American Bar Association
  • State Bar of Texas
  • National Association of Distinguished Counsel
  • The College of the State Bar of Texas 2013 – Present

Community involvement

  •  Member of the Regional Advisory Council, Make a Wish Foundation
  •  President Elect, El Paso Rotary Club
  •  President of the El Paso A&M Club

Special Awards and Recognition

  •  National Association of Distinguished Counsel – Top One Percent of Attorneys
  • AVVO – Superb “10” Rated
  • American Institute of Family Law Attorneys – 2015 Ten Best in Texas, Client Satisfaction Award Presidential Citation Award – Rotary Club of El Paso