BILLY BURKE, Shareholder
Board Certified in Oil, Gas and Mineral Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization
Texas and New Mexico
B.A., History, B.A., Government, University of Texas at Austin
J.D., Texas Wesleyan School of Law (n.k.a. Texas A&M University School of Law)
William “Billy” Burke was born in Huntsville, Texas, and raised in Austin. He attended the University of Texas at Austin for his undergraduate studies, earning a Bachelor of Arts in both History and Government. Billy earned his Doctor of Jurisprudence from Texas Wesleyan School of Law.
Billy's first three years of practice focused on litigation for banks and other financial institutions. Since 2011, Billy has focused his practice on Oil, Gas and Energy Law. In 2018, Billy became a Shareholder at Mazurek, Belden & Burke, P.C. and became Board Certified in Oil, Gas and Mineral Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.
Billy met his wife, Tyfany, at the University of Texas, where she was earning her Master's Degree. Billy and Tyfany were married in Austin, Texas, in 2005 and have three children, Kiernan, Kincade, and Kennedy. Billy and Tyfany work closely with Rhodesian Ridgeback Rescue as Foster Coordinators and have been on the board of several animal rescue groups focusing on Rhodesian Ridgebacks, German Short-haired Pointers, and Cattle Dogs. When not wrangling children and dogs at home, Billy and Tyfany enjoy camping, hiking, fishing, and generally being outdoors.