EXPERIENCE ALWAYS MATTERS
Brenda provides swift, responsive, practical legal advice applying 35 years of legal experience to protect, expand, and sell businesses; and provides advice rellated to wills, trusts and estates.
Equally comfortable in the boardroom or the courtoom, Brenda is experienced in handling disputes in both state and federal Courts in Texas, Colorado, Minnesota, California, Arkansas and Oklahoma. She has appeared in the 5th and 10th Circuits of the Federal Appeals Courts in successful appeals.
Active in local civic and community affairs, Brenda has served on the boards of numerous non-profit companies. Brenda is a former member of the Board of Directors of the Austin Bar Association and President of the Solo and Small Firm Section. She recently completed serving on the Board of Directors of the Travis County Women Lawyers Foundation and Capital Area Democratic Women, and she is founded a Texas political action committee dedicated to protecting Texas animals.
Brenda Collier uses her knowledge to help animals. On behalf of Austin Pets Alive, in 2015 Collier Law co-initiated the successful Save Neville legal team in Austin, Texas that gained world-wide attention and over 220,000 social media petiton signatures in support of saving the life of a dog that was wrongfully adjudicated as dangerous, by using legal strategies and negotiation.
Texas Governor Ann Richards appointed Brenda to serve as Chair of the Texas Board of Private Investigators and Private Security Agencies from 1991 through 1993.
Brenda is a 1982 graduate of the University of Texas Law School. She is a member of the Texas Bar Association and Austin Bar Association.
FAMILY IS CRUCIAL
Brenda enjoys watching films with her husband of 32 years, Roger Collier; spending time with their son Rob Mockley and his wife Mary Mockley, and playing with the family's 7 rescued dogs and cats. Brenda also enjoys traveling, and cooking eating vegetarian food with family and friends;