Jake Battenfield

Capital Partner

Fort Worth, TX | Corsicana, TX | Sherman, TX | Tyler, TX | Waco, TX | Waxahachie, TX

Jake Battenfield currently serves as the lead attorney representing local taxing jurisdictions for the collection of delinquent property taxes and other ad valorem tax matters. Jake also assists counties and municipalities in recovering delinquent civil and criminal traffic citations as well as other court fees and fines. Mr. Battenfield joined Linebarger as an attorney in January 2008, became a partner in 2012, and rose to Capital Partner in 2016.

In 2004, Jake graduated from Texas Wesleyan University School of Law where he earned his Juris Doctor. While attending Texas Wesleyan University, Jake was on the dean’s list and participated in the Moot Court Honor Society. In 2005, Jake graduated from Southern Methodist University School of Law with a Master of Laws degree in Taxation. He also graduated from Texas A&M University with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Management. Jake was a member of the Corps of Cadets and the Fightin’ Texas Aggie Band. Mr. Battenfield was admitted to the State Bar of Texas in 2004.

Jake volunteers as a coach/assistant for his kids’ numerous sports teams, and is an Assistant Scoutmaster in his sons’ Boy Scout Troop.