I am an Austin, Texas Business lawyer with over 37 years of experience providing strategic and practical advice to guide your business.  


In these days of internet access to everything, my favorite question from clients is this one:  Isn't there a form for that?  


My answer:  There may be one we can make work if it's a simple issue. And if it isn't a simple issue, I will make sure you understand what's involved so you don't bust your budget.


Flat fee billing available for certain types of work. 

Reasonable hourly billing for strategic experienced advice.

Responsiveness to your timeline--paramount.


  • Experience practical guidance at every step of the way from the formation of the business through transfer or sale.
  • Negotiating all types of contracts such as partnership agreements, LLC agreements, shareholder agreements and founder documents.
  • Strategic advice about separating from any business arrangement, as well as dispute resolution through mediation, arbitration or a courtroom
  • Outside general counsel for small businesses. 
Also offering wills and estate planning for business clients, including trusts and trust litigation.