Types of cases we handle

At the Austin Community Law Center, we can be hired for cases in most areas of the law that the typical person might need to deal with.

Family law

Divorce, child support, child custody, adoption, name change, protective orders.

Criminal defense

Misdemeanors, felonies, tickets, probation revocation, parole revocation.

Wills and Estate Planning

Wills, medical and durable power-of-attorney, testamentary trusts

Probate

Establishing the administration of the estate in probate court so that property may be transferred to heirs.

Landlord-Tenant

Security deposits; repairs that affecting health and safety; disability accommodation; eviction.

Special Education

Admission, Review and Dismissal (ARD) committee process; mediation;  due process complaints; Texas Education Agency complaints.

Parole Packets

When an inmate held in Texas prison is eligible for parole, the decision to grant or deny parole is made by the Texas Board of Pardons and Paroles. A "parole packet" is information an inmate or their families may submit to the Board to encourage the Board to grant parole.

Other Civil Litigation

You may have been sued or need to sue someone for a reason not listed above. If you have a good case, we can help you.