J. Kevin Dutton


Tyler, TX | Lufkin, TX

Mr. Dutton is an integral member of Linebarger’s dedicated team, providing attentive support to the firm’s northeast Texas clients from our Tyler office. With a keen focus on effective communication and diligent attention to firm collection activities, Mr. Dutton ensures that clients receive the highest standard of service.

Bringing a wealth of experience to his role, Mr. Dutton served as District Attorney for the State of Texas 1st Judicial District from 2009 to 2022, earning a reputation for his unwavering commitment to the legal system over his impressive 34-year legal career.

Admitted to practice in the State of Texas, 5th Circuit Court of Appeals, and the United States Supreme Court, Mr. Dutton’s expertise extends across various levels of the legal system.

Mr. Dutton’s academic background includes a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance from Stephen F. Austin University in Nacogdoches, Texas, obtained in 1987, and a Juris Doctor from Texas Tech School of Law in 1990. These credentials underscore his dedication to excellence in both legal theory and practice.