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Experience

Gara Hill represents the interests of landlords and tenants, buyers and sellers, property managers, and brokers in a variety of real estate transactions. Her practice is focused on the representation of landlords and tenants in office, retail, and industrial leasing transactions across the country.

Honors & Affiliations

Distinctions/Honors

  • Top Attorneys (Real Estate) by Fort Worth, Texas magazine, 2008-2009
  • Rising Star Award finalist, Greater Arlington Chamber’s Women’s Alliance, 2019
  • Shining Star Award recipient, Boys and Girls Clubs of Arlington, 2016

Memberships/Affiliations

Civic
  • Arlington Independent School District
    • Co-Chair, Capital Needs Steering Committee for the 2019 Bond, 2019
    • Vice-Chair, For ALL Kids PAC, 2019
    • Member, Financial Futures Committee, 2014-2015
  • PTA Volunteer at the local, council, and state level
    • Field Service Representative, Texas PTA, 2018-2020
    • Community Engagement Chair, Arlington Council of PTAs, 2018-2020
    • PTA President, Dean P. Corey Academy of Dual Language and Fine Arts, 2017-2019
    • Fundraising Chair, Dean P. Corey Academy of Dual Language and Fine Arts, 2015-2017
  • Executive Director and Board Member, Otis and Rosie Brown Foundation, 2019-2020
  • Board Member, Arlington ISD Education Foundation, 2017-2020
  • Founding Member, The Coterie, 2013-2020
  • Volunteer, Boys and Girls Clubs of Arlington, 2012-2020
  • Placement Advisor and Co-Chair of Education Committee, Junior League of Arlington, 2009-2020
  • Board Member, Texas Alliance Foundation, 2008-2009
  • Chair of Revenue Enhancers, American Cancer Society’s Cowtown Ball, 2008
  • Volunteer, United Way of Tarrant County, 2008
  • Volunteer, Dress for Success, 2007-2008
  • Volunteer, Triangle Neighborhood DVAP Law Clinic, 2007
Professional
  • Member, Greater Fort Worth Real Estate Council – Young Leaders Council, 2008
  • Participant, Leadership Arlington, 2008-2009

Education & Admissions

Education

  • J.D., 2006, summa cum laude, Texas Tech University School of Law;
    • Texas Tech Law Review; Order of the Coif; Order of Barristers; Texas Bank Lawyer; Phi Delta Phi Legal Honor Fraternity; Phi Kappa Phi
  • B.S., Agribusiness, 2002, magna cum laude, Texas A&M University

Admissions

  • Texas