At Walters Gilbreath, PLLC, we provide our clients with unparalleled legal counsel throughout the state of Texas. We operate at lightning speed, taking a more modern approach to the practice of law. We pride ourselves on communication and being available for our clients when they need us most. We’ve earned a reputation as fierce and effective advocates, both inside and outside the courtroom. Simply put, we’re the firm the other side wishes they hired. We value what our clients have to say, so explore our reviews and learn about the client experience at Walters Gilbreath.
We understand how sensitive and nuanced Family Law is, so we adhere to the following guidelines to deliver efficient and effective legal counsel throughout the state of Texas:
Above all else, we strive to provide a flawless legal experience. We aren’t satisfied until we have done everything within our power to advocate for our clients. Our team cares about more than your case; they care about you.
Our doors may close at the end of the business day, but our lines of communication are always open. We utilize the latest digital resources so you can schedule consultations and sign documents easily and from anywhere. We’re ready whenever you are.
We are direct and transparent. Court cases are complicated enough without the legalese.
We empower our clients by achieving results that exceed their expectations.
We are committed to giving back to the communities we serve. In addition to our powerful presence in the legal system, we take an equal amount of pride in giving back to the community with our time and resources. Our firm has a reputation for supporting causes that are important to the partners, attorneys, and staff. Our community involvement has extended to organizations such as Imagine A Way, The Junior League of Austin, Houston ISD Wraparound Services, The Southeast Precinct Judges Council, Wisdom Works, Austin Safe Place, Autism Speaks, The Thinkery Children’s Museum, St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital, Capitol School of Austin, Volunteer Legal Services of Central Texas, and more.
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Brian and his staff were great. Brian’s direction and expertise provided me with the legal information relevant for my needs over several years now. He listens and is steadfast which gave me comfort in the courses of action. I highly recommend him.Brian and his staff were great. Brian’s direction and expertise provided me with the legal informat...
Walters Gilbreath represented me very well during my difficult and lengthy divorce with a child. Brian Walters is an exceptional litigator and very sharp. Brian was understanding of my financial limitations as the divorce was drawn out. The firm was willing to be flexible with me on costs while working hard to bring about the conclusion. This is not the typ...
Brian Walters goes above and beyond the call of duty to make sure you are properly informed and feel secure. He is an attorney who truly cares about his clients and its chows every step of the way. During my moments of calamity, he provided peace of mind. I would recommend him to anyone.
Our practice is built around our client’s experience. Its our priority to ensure that clients genuinely trust us. Our focus is to make sure that you feel that our experience is making a difference.
Our clients trust us because we give solid legal counsel. We will never waste your time with advice that offers you nothing of value. Our attorneys have extensive experience and will always appreciate your precious time.
We believe in sharing the full picture, the good and the bad, so that our clients can understand the process and make the best decisions for themselves and their family. We walk through this road with our clients so they are supported throughout the entirety of their case.
We understand that life doesn’t only occur during normal business hours. Our clients have our cell phone numbers because being available to you when you need us is a core value of our practice.
Our team consists of individuals from a variety of specialized skill sets, backgrounds, and levels of expertise. Our hourly rates vary, but our dedication to each case remains constant. When you contact our office, our top priority is pairing you with an attorney that meets your legal needs as well as your resources.meet our team
An initial consultation is a time for you and a managing partner at our firm to get to know one another and discuss your case. A consultation is your opportunity to learn about the process and discuss a strategy related to your specific situation. You will also have the opportunity to discuss or address:
At Walters Gilbreath, PLLC we believe in fair fees and efficiency. Check out our Attorney Fees and Billing page and Our Case Budget Calculator for a breakdown of how our billing works and what to expect when hiring our team.
Courts allocate a variety of rights and duties between the parents. What most people mean when they refer to ‘custody’ is the right to designate the primary residence of the child. The amount of time each parent spends with the child and what the schedule looks like is called ‘Possession and Access’. The right to make medical, educational, and other decisions, and how other decisions are made on behalf of the child is called conservatorship. Lastly, one parent will collect child support from the other parent.
Jury trials are the most complex type of hearings in civil court, and if you want an experienced attorney to represent you, it may seem like an expensive endeavor. However, having someone experienced in jury trials will save you money because they are more efficient and effective in their preparation than most. Think of it this way, would you rather have a low-cost surgeon with a spotty track record, or an appropriately-priced, highly-recommended surgeon? In the long run, If you opt for the discounted surgeon, you’re likely going to spend more time, money, and energy trying to correct their mistakes than you would if you hired the more highly-regarded surgeon. Secure your future. Hire an attorney that understands every detail of your case and how to use them in court.
A Retainer Fee is a deposit paid by a new client at the time they hire our firm. A client is required to keep refreshing that deposit so that there is always a positive balance. Once the case is completed, the balance is refunded to the client. Learn more about how retainer fees are collected in our blog.
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