Kristen A. Algert

Kristen A. Algert

Goranson Bain Ausley
  • Family Law, Arbitration & Mediation, Divorce
  • Texas
Badges
Claimed Lawyer ProfileBlawg SearchSocial Media
Biography

Kris Algert is one of the most experienced Collaborative Family Lawyers in Austin and has been named Best Lawyers “Lawyer of the Year” for Collaborative Law in the Austin area in 2013, 2016, 2018, and 2020. She is a Master Credentialed Collaborative Professional by Collaborative Divorce Texas, is Board Certified in Family Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization, and is known for her constructive and respectful problem-solving approach to helping clients move forward with confidence after divorce.

Practice Areas
    Family Law
    Adoption, Child Custody, Child Support, Father's Rights, Guardianship & Conservatorship, Paternity, Prenups & Marital Agreements, Restraining Orders, Same Sex Family Law
    Arbitration & Mediation
    Family Arbitration
    Divorce
    Collaborative Law, Contested Divorce, Property Division, Same Sex Divorce, Spousal Support & Alimony, Uncontested Divorce
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Texas
State Bar of Texas
ID Number: 01012750
Placeholder image for jurisdictions.
Professional Experience
Partner
Goranson Bain Ausley
Current
Education
Baylor Law School
Doctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor (J.D.)
Baylor Law School Logo
Awards
The Best Lawyers in America, Family Law
Best Lawyers
Awarded since 2007.
The Best Lawyers in America, Collaborative Law
Best Lawyers
Awarded since 2008.
The Best Lawyers in America, Family Law Mediation
Best Lawyers
Awarded since 2008.
Texas Super Lawyers
Super Lawyers
Awarded since 2005.
Top 100: Texas Super Lawyers
Super Lawyers
Also awarded in 2020 & 2021
Top 50: Central/ West Texas Super Lawyers
Super Lawyers
Awarded since 2019.
Top 50: Women Texas Super Lawyers
Super Lawyers
Also awarded in 2020 & 2021.
"Lawyer of the Year" for Collaborative Law: Family Law, Austin
Best Lawyers
Also awarded in 2013, 2016, 2018.
Austin’s Top Attorneys
Austin Monthly Magazine
"Lawyer of the Year" for Family Law Mediation, Austin
Best Lawyers
Gay G. Cox Award
Collaborative Divorce Texas
Family Law Mediation “Lawyer of the Year” in Austin
Best Lawyers
Family Law “Lawyer of the Year” in Austin
Best Lawyers
Also awarded in 2011.
Professional Associations
American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers
Member
Current
Placeholder image for professional associations.
Austin Bar Association, Family Law Section
Member
Current
Placeholder image for professional associations.
Baylor Law Alumni Association
Member
Current
Placeholder image for professional associations.
Collaborative Divorce Texas
Member
Current
Activities: Advanced Training, 2019 Board of Trustees, 2007-2013 President 2010-2012 President Elect 2008-2010
Placeholder image for professional associations.
College of the State Bar
Member
Current
Placeholder image for professional associations.
International Academy of Collaborative Professionals
Member
Current
Placeholder image for professional associations.
State Bar of Texas, Family Law Section
Life Fellow and Member
Current
Placeholder image for professional associations.
Texas Academy of Family Law Specialists
Member
Current
Placeholder image for professional associations.
Texas College of Collaborative Law
Member
Current
Placeholder image for professional associations.
Texas Family Law Foundation
Member
Current
Placeholder image for professional associations.
Travis County Family Law Advocates
Member
Current
Placeholder image for professional associations.
Volunteer Legal Services of Central Texas
Program Services Committee Chair
Current
Activities: Program Services Committee Chair since 2005. Board of Directors, 2001- 2014 Treasurer 2005-2006 Secretary 2003-2004
Placeholder image for professional associations.
Texas State Bar  # 01012750
Member
- Current
Placeholder image for professional associations.
Texas Board of Legal Specialization
Legal Assistant Commission
-
Placeholder image for professional associations.
Certifications
Master Credentialed Collaborative Professional
Collaborative Divorce Texas
Board Certified in Family Law
Texas Board of Legal Specialization
Family Law
Texas State Bar
Websites & Blogs
Website
Goranson Bain Ausley
Website
Attorney Profile
Contact & Map
Goranson Bain Ausley
3307 Northland Dr
Ste 420
Austin, TX 78731
Telephone: (512) 474-8791
Monday: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Tuesday: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Wednesday: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Thursday: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Friday: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM (Today)
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed