P.O. Box 200842
Austin, Texas 78720
(512) 619-8639
Fax (512) 372-1645

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Practice Areas

Our office enjoys handling a wide variety of legal matters including:

  • Commercial / Business litigation (including breach of contract).
  • Mediation services.
  • Complex multi-party litigation.
  • Business and Real Estate Disputes.
  • Construction litigation.
  • Landlord / Tenant disputes.
  • Business torts including fraud and misrepresentation.
  • Personal Injury Litigation.
  • Appellate brief writing and appellate argument.
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution.
  • Medical Malpractice (prosecution and defense).
  • Texas Deceptive Trade Practices Act claims.
  • Negligence.
  • Breach of fiduciary duty.
  • Administrative Law (including representing health care professionals before boards and the State Office of Administrative Hearings “SOAH”).
  • Criminal law defense (federal court).
  • Ad valorem (property) tax disputes.
  • Insurance / Disability disputes and litigation.
  • Real estate title examination and related issues.
  • Real estate contracts and leases.
  • Foreclosures.
  • Will preparation.
  • Creditor's rights.

Attorney Referrals

Mr. Garcia is often referred cases in which he works with other lawyers or law firms in representing clients. In addition, Mr. Garcia does work on a contract basis or an “of counsel” basis.
 
If you are an attorney with a client that agrees, Mr. Garcia would very much welcome the opportunity to visit to see how our offices can collectively and collaboratively assist a particular client.
 
Consistent with Rule 1.04 of the Texas Disciplinary Rules of Professional Conduct, Mr. Garcia is generally receptive to either: (a) dividing or proportioning the legal services to be rendered or (b) assuming joint responsibility for the representation of a particular client matter – provided of course, that the client consents in writing to the terms of the arrangement prior to the association or the referral proposed.
 
Attorneys with an ethics question may call the State Bar of Texas Ethics Helpline at 1-800-532-3947.  Ethics opinions may be reviewed and serached by clicking on the following link:  http://www.law.uh.edu/libraries/ethics/
 
We look forward to speaking with you. Please call Ernest C. Garcia at (512) 619-8639 for a confidential discussion.
 

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