Austin Divorce Lawyer, Joe Newberry was born and raised in Austin, Texas. He attended St. Andrews School from first through eighth grade and then went to Austin High School. After graduating from Austin High, Joe attended the University of Arizona in Tucson and double majored in Finance and Economics in four years. Following college, Joe worked in the Fixed Assets Department of Southwest Airlines. It was during this time that he decided he wanted to pursue a degree in law.
In August 2004, Joe entered Law School at Texas Wesleyan in Fort Worth, and gained invaluable experience in the Tarrant County District Clerk’s Office. Joe graduated in May 2007 from Texas Wesleyan, also studying at the University of Texas School of Law as a visiting student. Joe moved to Southern California immediately following law school and kicked off his law career by joining a personal injury firm in Newport Beach, California, that specialized in personal injury, medical malpractice, and products liability litigation. The majority of his cases were heard in Orange County, San Diego County, and Los Angeles County. During his time in California he passed both the California and Texas bar exams and became licensed to practice in federal court in the United States District Court for the Central District of California.
Joe is a Board Certified Family Lawyer with over 10 years of experience in the field of law, and he has spent nine of those years as a family lawyer in Central Texas. As a Board Certified Family Lawyer, Joe has litigated hundreds of cases including child custody disputes, divorces, child support cases, grandparent’s rights, modifications, and enforcements. Joe passed the Texas Board of Legal Specialization Family Law Exam and is Board Certified in Family Law. Joe’s background in finance and economics has helped him achieve success for his clients in complex property cases.