In the Matter of Royal Mullins

On January 12, 2017, the Board of Disciplinary Appeals signed an agreed interlocutory order of suspension against Greenville, Texas attorney Royal Mullins, 63, State Bar of Texas Card No. 14657750. On May 4, 2016, Mullins was found guilty of Murder, an Intentional Crime as defined in the Texas Rules of Disciplinary Procedure, in the case styled, The State of Texas v. Royal Lynn Mullins, Cause No. 30544 in the 196th Judicial District Court of Hunt County, Texas. Mr. Mullins was sentenced to prison for 60 years and ordered to pay a fine in the amount of $10,000.00 and court costs of $266.25. Mullins has appealed his criminal conviction. The Board retains jurisdiction to enter a final judgment when the criminal appeal is final. BODA cause number 58339.

BODA Cause Number: 
Type of Matter: 
Compulsory Discipline
Date Filed: 
Wednesday, November 9, 2016
BODA Decision: 
Agreed Interlocutory Suspension
Appealed to the Supreme Court: 
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