Austin Family Lawyers

Sam David Colletti
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Sam David Colletti
Austin, TX Family Law Lawyer with 15 years of experience
(512) 481-9900 1411 West Ave.
Suite 200
Austin, TX 78701
Family and Divorce
Since graduating from The University of Texas School of Law, Sam has helped guide Austin-area families through divorce and child custody cases, along with handling estate planning, probate, entity formation, general civil litigation, and consumer bankruptcy cases. Though Sam has since chosen to focus his practice exclusively on family law-- representing clients in litigated matters and also through the collaborative law process-- Sam brings a breadth of legal experience to his practice that gives him keen insight in crafting creative, functional, and cost-effective solutions to the dynamic issues of family law.
Kimberly G. Kleinhans
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Kimberly G. Kleinhans
Austin, TX Family Law Lawyer with 12 years of experience
(512) 263-2098 12117 Bee Cave Rd., Bldg. 1
Austin, TX 78738
Family, Divorce, Personal Injury and Products Liability
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School and Pennsylvania State University - University Park
Kimberly G. Kleinhans was born in Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania, graduated cum laude from Penn State University and graduated with distinction from the Thomas Cooley Law School in 2008. Kimberly's achievements include representation of a client on the Dr. Phil show, representing Willie Nelson's co-defendant, and representing clients on countless leading numerous settlements and jury trials as represented on the verdicts/results page. Recently Kimberly completed all of the necessary educational requirements to become a member of the State College Bar of Texas. In her free time, Kimberly enjoys spending her time with her husband, 6-year-old daughter, 4-year-old son, attending Austin Ridge, running,...
Stephen Michael Putonti
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Stephen Michael Putonti
Austin, TX Family Law Attorney with 28 years of experience
(512) 954-9620 12912 Hill Country Blvd.
Suite F-210
Austin, TX 78738
Free ConsultationFamily, Business, Collections and Divorce
Whittier College School Of Law
Jennifer Cochran
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Jennifer Cochran
Austin, TX Family Law Attorney with 12 years of experience
(512) 870-8187 13062 Hwy 290 West
Suite 103
Austin, TX 78737
Family and Arbitration & Mediation
New England Law | Boston
Jennifer represents clients in adoptions, premarital planning and estate planning.
Jodi Ruth Lazar
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Jodi Ruth Lazar
Austin, TX Family Law Lawyer with 32 years of experience
(512) 477-1600 305 Camp Craft Road
Suite 500
Austin, TX 78746
Family, Business, Divorce and IP
Jodi Lazar practices family law exclusively and represents clients in both the traditional litigation and collaborative law models, depending on the client’s needs.

Jodi is also an Adjunct Professor in the Advocacy Department at The University of Texas School of Law, where she teaches Intensive Trial Skills and works with the Interscholastic Mock Trial Program.

EDUCATION
The University of Texas School of Law, 1988
The University of Texas at Austin, 1985

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS & HONORS
Member, State Bar of Texas (Family Law Section)
Member, Oregon State Bar
Member, American Bar Association (Family Law Section)
Member, Austin Bar Association (Family Law Section)
Member, College of the State Bar of Texas

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Stephen L. Baker
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Stephen L. Baker
Austin, TX Family Law Lawyer with 32 years of experience
(512) 502-1785 9600 Great Hills Trail Ste150W
Austin, TX 78759
Free ConsultationFamily, Divorce, Estate Planning and Real Estate
South Texas College of Law
I bring an unusually wide range of both legal and business experience that bring a unique depth and breadth the services that I provide, including, but not limited to, real estate, contracts, commercial law, and banking. My business background prior to law school provided me with many unique insights and a greater appreciation of the many interrelationships between the law and business.

My career actually began in community banks and savings and loans in Arlington and Houston. I ultimately served as the president of a newly-chartered national bank during its organization and start-up phases.

After fifteen years in business, I...
John Timothy Whitten
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John Timothy Whitten
Austin, TX Family Law Attorney with 30 years of experience
(512) 478-1011 812 San Antonio Street, Suite 401
Austin, TX 78701
Family, Arbitration & Mediation and Divorce
Tim was licensed as an attorney in 1990. He has been practicing almost exclusively as a family law attorney for most of this time. Tim became a Board Certified Family Law Attorney in 2005, which means that he has devoted a substantial amount of his practice to family law, engaging in contested trials of cases involving matters such as divorce, property division, child custody, child support, adoption, and paternity. Although Tim is an experienced litigator, and will continue to help people in court, he knows from experience, that people are better served both emotionally and financially, if they can resolve...
Stefani Preston
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Stefani Preston
Austin, TX Family Law Attorney with 2 years of experience
(512) 320-9160 316 W 12th St
Suite 110
Austin, TX 78701
Family
Baylor Law School
Samuel Bassett
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Samuel Bassett
Austin, TX Family Law Lawyer with 32 years of experience
(512) 476-4873 1100 Guadalupe St.
Austin, TX 78701
Family and Criminal Defense
The University of Texas School of Law and The University of Texas School of Law
Sam has extensive trial experience in criminal and family law courts throughout Texas. Sam is licensed in State and Federal court. Sam was appointed by the Governor of Texas to the Texas Forensic Science Commission in 2005, where he served as its Presiding Officer until September, 2009. Sam frequently teaches trial advocacy at continuing education events for attorneys. He also served on the State Bar of Texas Grievance Panel for District 9 from 2004 until 2010, when his term expired as Chair of the Panel. Sam presently serves as Vice President of the Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association.
Jonathan Philip Friday
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Jonathan Philip Friday
Austin, TX Family Law Lawyer with 19 years of experience
(512) 420-0555 3401 Glenview Avenue
Austin, TX 78703
Family and Divorce
Matias Jose Rueda
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Matias Jose Rueda
AUSTIN, TX Family Law Lawyer with 19 years of experience
(512) 931-4529 8133 MESA DR
STE 100
AUSTIN, TX 78759
Free ConsultationFamily, Arbitration & Mediation and Divorce
Texas A&M University School of Law
I specialize in all types of Family Law cases. A substantial amount of is in traditional, litigated divorces. I prefer the former because it is (in my opinion) a less expensive and more efficient process which gives the divorcing couple the opportunity to improve their communications, settle their disputes with dignity and preserve valuable family relationships. Even in emotional circumstances, I help resolve your divorce through mediation, allowing you a strong voice in the outcome. But we are also prepared to take your case to court if that will provide the best resolution. I handle divorce cases involving a...
Kody Silva
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Kody Silva
Austin, TX Family Law Attorney
(512) 598-0010 8310 N Capital of Texas Hwy #350
Austin, TX 78731
Family and Divorce
Baylor Law School
Jeffrey J 'Jeff'Barnett
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Jeffrey J 'Jeff'Barnett
Austin, TX Family Law Lawyer with 25 years of experience
(512) 336-1529 11824 Jollyville Rd
Suite 500
Austin, TX 78759
Family, Business, Divorce and Estate Planning
Jeff is licensed to practice in all state courts, as well as the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas. He currently is a member of the State Bar of Texas, Austin Bar Association, Austin Business Executives League (ABEL), and Business Networking International (BNI). Jeff’s legal practice focusses primarily on business & commercial litigation, collections, business transactional law, business entity formations, mergers & acquisitions, contracts, wills, trusts, estate planning, and probate. Jeff is also a certified Mediator. He mediates legal disputes in family, business, and civil law.

Jeff graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a BBA...
Louis Leichter
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Louis Leichter
Austin, TX Family Law Lawyer with 23 years of experience
(512) 495-9995 1602 E 7th St
Austin, TX 78702
Family, Arbitration & Mediation, Business and Criminal Defense
Louis Leichter completed his Bachelor's at Vassar College, his Masters at Florida International University, and then completed his JD at Drake University. Prior to starting a private practice, he prosecuted criminal cases as an Assistant County Attorney for Travis County, Texas. After gaining experience, he opened Leichter Law Firm PC and practices administrative, health and criminal law with a focus in the area of licensure and license defense. He advises clients on disciplinary conduct allegations and helps clients get registered for their profession. He is also a member of TAAP, NAADAC, Sustainers Council, Austin Criminal Defense Lawyers Association,...
Travis Turner
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Travis Turner
Austin, TX Family Law Lawyer with 17 years of experience
(512) 472-5060 6034 W. Courtyard Dr.
Ste 140
Austin, TX 78730
Family and Divorce
Lisa Marie Bustos
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Lisa Marie Bustos
Austin, TX Family Law Attorney with 8 years of experience
(512) 766-2768 4009 Banister Lane
Suite 420
Austin, TX 78704
Family
Saint Louis University
Audrey Jane Blair
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Audrey Jane Blair
Austin, TX Family Law Attorney with 19 years of experience
(512) 480-9777 901 S Mopac Exwy, Bldg II Ste. 200
Austin, TX 78746
Family and Divorce
Audrey joined the firm, Noelke English Maples St. Leger in 2009 as an Associate, and quickly became a Partner in January, 2010. With her background in divorce, family law and family law litigation, Audrey brings broad family issues resolution knowledge and particular knowledge in family violence to her clients. After graduating from College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, Massachusetts with a double major in Spanish and History, Audrey came to Texas for law school at Baylor. Having established many relationships in Texas convinced her to practice law in Austin. Following a very rewarding time with...
Mstislav Pedro Talavera-Karmanov
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Mstislav Pedro Talavera-Karmanov
Austin, TX Family Law Attorney with 9 years of experience
(512) 598-1460 316 W 12th St
Suite 110
Austin, TX 78701
Family, Appeals, Civil Rights and Military
SMU Dedman School of Law
I graduated with dual degrees from the Arts & Sciences and the Business schools at Washington University and set out to find employment in the corporate workforce. I quickly found corporate life to be monotonous, so after a year of working in the business sector, I returned to school to study law.

In 2010 I graduated from Southern Methodist University in Dallas, and I immediately began litigating with Lone Star Legal Aid, handling cases under VAWA (Violence Against Women Act) grant work.

In these roles, I noticed that—regardless of the specific subject matter of the case—familial problems often caused, contributed to, or...
Stephanie Jeannette Abiassi
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Stephanie Jeannette Abiassi
Austin, TX Family Law Attorney with 4 years of experience
(512) 320-9160 316 West 12th Street
Suite 110
Austin, TX 78701
Family
The University of Texas School of Law
After graduating summa cum laude from UCLA and joining the Eta of Los Angeles chapter of Phi Beta Kappa, I moved back home to Texas. Once in Texas, I began my legal pursuits at the University of Texas School of Law. While studying at UT, I participated in the Texas Law Fellowships, raised money so my classmates could afford to dedicate their summers to doing pro bono work, and mentored through the Law Students Mentoring Undergraduates program. In the fall semester of my third year, I had the opportunity to study abroad in London.

I received my license to practice law...
Tony Ray Bertolino
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Tony Ray Bertolino
Austin, TX Family Law Attorney with 17 years of experience
(512) 476-5757 823 Congress Avenue, Suite 704
Austin, TX 78701
Family, Appeals, Divorce and Estate Planning
South Texas College Of Law
Tony R. Bertolino is the Managing Partner with Bertolino LLP who is available to handle a diverse set of legal needs for his clients. His featured areas of representation include; trial and appellate litigation in both state and federal courts, debtor and creditor issues, business formation and contracts, and disputes regarding construction law. He also has experience working with clients on matters concerning entertainment and sports law, for which is he licensed as a Talent Agent and a Sports Agent in the state of Texas, as well as real estate, internet litigation, bankruptcy, legislative and governmental affairs, family...
Cade Aaron Jobe
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Cade Aaron Jobe
Austin, TX Family Law Attorney with 8 years of experience
(512) 472-5060 6034 W. Courtyard Drive, Suite 140
Austin, TX 78730
Family, Divorce and Domestic Violence
Southern Methodist University
Elizabeth J. Ayala
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Elizabeth J. Ayala
Austin, TX Family Law Attorney with 4 years of experience
(512) 628-2550 901 S Mopac
Building 1, Suite 110
Austin, TX 78746
Family, Arbitration & Mediation, Divorce and Domestic Violence
University of Texas - Austin
James Walter Piper
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James Walter Piper
Austin, TX Family Law Lawyer with 46 years of experience
(512) 472-5060 6034 W Courtyard Drive
Suite 140
Austin, TX 78730
Family and Divorce
University of Texas - Austin
As a partner at Piper Burnett Turner Bollier, PLLC, Travis County lawyer James W. Piper handles a variety of family law concerns. Since 1974, Mr. Piper has been practicing as a lawyer in Texas. He has been Board Certified in Family Law for 26 years. Attorney Piper previously practiced at the Legal Aid Society of Central Texas and Pipers & Pipers, L.L.P. Attorney Piper maintains a perfect 10.0 Superb rating on Avvo. In addition, he has been selected for inclusion in the Bar Registry of Preeminent Attorneys. Mr. Piper is a proud graduate of the University of Texas School of...
Lea Noelke
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Lea Noelke
Austin, TX Family Law Attorney with 39 years of experience
(512) 480-9777 901 S Mopac Exwy
Barton Oaks Plaza II, Suite 200
Austin, TX 78746
Family and Divorce
Antioch School Of Law
Career exclusively devoted to divorce and custody matters. Extensive trial experience; over 25 years of experience as a first chair litigator in family law matters. Specializing in divorce involving complex estates and intellectual property issues.
Jamie Kerr
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Jamie Kerr
Austin, TX Family Law Lawyer with 8 years of experience
(512) 610-6199 8911 N. Capital of Texas Highway
Building 2, Suite 2105
Austin, TX 78759
Family
University of Texas School of Law
Jamie Kerr graduated from Rice University with a bachelor’s degree in psychology in 2000. He spent nine years in education, working mostly with high school and university students through the process of application for admission to undergraduate, graduate, business, and law schools. In 2009, Jamie returned to school himself and graduated three years later from the University of Texas School of Law with a Juris Doctor.

During his tenure at UT, Jamie focused heavily on clinical education, the study of the dynamics of domestic violence, and criminal law. He spent a year helping victims of domestic violence with their civil cases...
Alex Pine
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Alex Pine
Austin, TX Family Law Lawyer with 2 years of experience
(512) 201-4083 8911 N Capital of Texas Hwy
Bldg 4, Suite 4260
Austin, TX 78759
Family
St. Mary's University School of Law
Alex graduated from the University of Concordia with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and she earned her Juris Doctor from St. Mary's University of Law.
Alex chooses to practice family law because of her strong desire to help navigate clients through one of the most difficult and important times in their family’s lives. She recognizes that every family law case is unique to the individual involved, and her intention is always to advise clients on the distinctive facts of their case while keeping the client's individual goals as well as the best interest of the children at...
Robert Shane McFarland
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Robert Shane McFarland
Austin, TX Family Law Lawyer with 21 years of experience
(512) 708-0947 1800 Rio Grande Street
Austin, TX 78701
Family and Divorce
Miguel 'Mike' Lopez Jr.
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Miguel "Mike" Lopez Jr.
Austin, TX Family Law Lawyer with 20 years of experience
(512) 537-0614 13915 N. Mopac, Ste 402
Austin, TX 78728
Free ConsultationFamily, Criminal Defense, DUI & DWI and Divorce
Mike began his legal career as a prosecutor at the Hidalgo County District Attorney’s office representing the State of Texas in the prosecution of Misdemeanor and Felony criminal cases. He learned to prepare cases for trial and go to trial on a wide variety of criminal matters. Mike was then recruited by a leading employment law firm, Aaron Pena & Associates in the Rio Grande Valley representing clients in all aspects of employment litigation. During his tenor at Aaron Pena & Associates he learned the civil aspect of litigation. Mike handled cases from the inception of...
Marshall A. Thompson
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Marshall A. Thompson
Austin, TX Family Law Attorney with 12 years of experience
(512) 201-4083 8911 N. Capital of Texas Highway
Building 4, Suite 4260
Austin, TX 78759
Free ConsultationFamily, Divorce and Domestic Violence
Courtney Hatchett
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Courtney Hatchett
Austin, TX Family Law Lawyer with 3 years of experience
(512) 201-4083 8911 N Capital of Texas Hwy
Bldg 4, Suite 4260
Austin, TX 78759
Family
University of California, Davis, School of Law
Gregory Paul Hitt
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Gregory Paul Hitt
Austin, TX Family Law Lawyer with 28 years of experience
(512) 322-0118 812 San Antonio St
Suite 100
Austin, TX 78701
Family, Divorce and Personal Injury
Matthew James Meese
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Matthew James Meese
Austin, TX Family Law Lawyer with 20 years of experience
(512) 371-5712 3305 Northland Dr, Suite 500
Austin, TX 78731
Family, Business, Divorce and Estate Planning
New York Law School
Tim Mahoney
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Tim Mahoney
Austin, TX Family Law Lawyer with 28 years of experience
(512) 326-9944 P.O. Box 1544
Austin, TX 78767
Free ConsultationFamily, Estate Planning and Juvenile
South Texas College of Law
Tim Mahoney has practiced law in Central Texas since 1992, honing his litigation skills and developing a deep understanding of the law. In addition to his law degree, he obtained a master's degree from the LBJ School of Public Affairs. The additional insight into government bureaucracy is not only highly relevant to the practice of law, but it puts him in a unique position to effect change that helps his clients and his community. Throughout his career, Tim Mahoney has not lost focus on what is most important. He is an active participant in the local community. His tenure...
Jackson Francis Gorski
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Jackson Francis Gorski
Austin, TX Family Law Attorney
(512) 960-4646 702 Rio Grande
St. #309
Austin, TX 78701
Family, Criminal Defense, DUI & DWI and Domestic Violence
Attorney Jackson F. Gorski has dedicated the resources of The Law Office of Jackson F. Gorski to defending individuals accused of crimes in Travis County, TX. We’re also committed to providing low cost Austin jail release services for people who are ready to see their loved ones freed from the Travis County Jail.

I’m Jackson F. Gorski. I’m an Austin criminal defense lawyer that puts in all the work required of any attorney that’s working to be recognized as one of the best criminal defense lawyers in Austin. I investigate evidence, hire experts when needed, locate and interview witnesses on behalf...
Judy Leecraft
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Judy Leecraft
Austin, TX Family Law Lawyer with 24 years of experience
(512) 320-8200 812 San Antonio St
Suite 530
Austin, TX 78701
Family and Divorce
Judy is Board Certified in Family Law, a distinction that is earned by fewer than 1% of all attorneys who practice family law. Judy's primary cases involve divorce, child custody, grandparents' rights, interstate cases (including custody and visitation), modification of current orders (including child support, primary custody, and visitation rights).
Steve (Esteban) R. Campos
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Steve (Esteban) R. Campos
Austin, TX Family Law Lawyer with 30 years of experience
(512) 441-1411 919 Congress Ave, Suite 1155
Austin, TX 78701
Family, Business, Divorce and Estate Planning
Claude Ducloux
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Claude Ducloux
Austin, TX Family Law Attorney with 43 years of experience
(512) 474-7054 400 W 15th St
Austin, TX 78701
Family, Appeals, Arbitration & Mediation and Divorce
Providing a wide variety of legal services, including small business advice, family law, probate, litigation, appeals, mediation and arbitration. Additionally, expertise in legal ethics, serving as an expert witness for lawyers and law firms in matters involving legal ethics and malpractice
Richel Rivers
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Richel Rivers
Austin, TX Family Law Lawyer with 44 years of experience
(512) 439-7000 1209 W 5th St
Ste 200
Austin, TX 78703
Family, Appeals and Divorce
The University of Texas School of Law
Board certified in civil trial law, appellate law, and family law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.
Philip Friday Jr
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Philip Friday Jr
Austin, TX Family Law Lawyer with 51 years of experience
(512) 420-0555 3401 Glenview Avenue
Austin, TX 78703
Family and Divorce
University of Texas - Austin
Keith Lee Kleinhans
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Keith Lee Kleinhans
Austin, TX Family Law Lawyer with 12 years of experience
(512) 961-8512 12117 Fm 2244 Bldg 1
Ste 101
Austin, TX 78738
Family, Energy and Personal Injury
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
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