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Mark Ilan Unger

Practice areas:

Divorce & Separation, Child Custody, Family

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1996

  1. Divorce & Separation: 50%
    19 years
  2. Family: 25%
    19 years
  3. Child Custody: 25%
    19 years

Payment

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

7 total 

  • Stacy E. Goodbread

    Mark is a dedicated legal advocate that you want on your side. He not only has the legal skills to argue your case but his grasp of cutting edge technology and the interplay with the judicial system is phenomenal. A true renaissance attorney.

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    Stacy Goodbread Family Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Mark. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.

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    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

The Unger Law Firm, PC

10010 San Pedro Ste 660
San Antonio, TX, 78216-3804

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
TXEligible To Practice In Texas 199605/24/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Texas Bar Award, Publication Award/Series of ArticlesState Bar of Texas2014
San Antonio's Best Lawyers (Family Law)SA Scene Magazine (Peer Review)2014
San Antonio's Best Lawyers (Family Law and General Litigation)SA Scene Magazine (Peer Review)2013
San Antonio's Best Lawyers (Family Law and General Litigation)SA Scene Magazine (Peer Review)2012
Certificate of MeritState Bar of Texas Presidents/Board of Directors2011
Award of MeritComputer & Technology Section, State Bar of Texas2011
San Antonio's Best Lawyers (Family Law and General Litigation)Peer Review; Scene In SA Magazine2011
San Antonio's Best Lawyers: Family LawPeer Review: Scene In SA Magazine2010
State Bar of Texas Directors' Pro Bono Resolution awardState Bar of Texas2010
San Antonio's Best Lawyers: Family LawPeer Review: Scene In SA Magazine2009
San Antonio's Best Lawyers: Family LawPeer Review: Scene In SA Magazine2007
Texas eFiling Pioneer AwardTexasOnline-BearingPoint2005
First State District Court Electronic FilingSan Antonio Express News (article)2003
President's AwardSan Antonio Bar Association2002
First-filed CD-ROM appellate brief in State of TexasTexas Lawyer newspaper (article)1998

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyThe Unger Law Firm, pc2007 - Present
AttorneyLaw Office of Jack A. Efron, Inc.1996 - 2006
Student AttorneySt. Mary's Civil Justice Clinic1994 - 1995
Legal InternTexas Court of Criminal Appeals, Austin1994 - 1994
Research AssistantJudge Robert R. Barton, Hardy Professor of Trial Advocacy, St. Mary's Law School1994 - 1994

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Family Law Section BoardPresident (2012-13)2008 - Present
Judicial Committee on Information Technology (JCIT)Liaison Member2007 - Present
State Bar of Texas, Web Services CommitteeChair/Vice-Chair (2010-2012)2007 - Present
Texas Family Law FoundationMember2007 - Present
Computer Council of the State Bar of TexasChair/All Officer Positions/Member/Ex-Officio Member2001 - Present
San Antonio Bar Association, Family Law SectionMember1999 - Present
College of the State Bar of TexasMember1998 - Present
Family Law Section, State Bar of TexasMember1998 - Present
San Antonio Bar AssociationMember1996 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
In The Interest of S.R.T., 2006 WL 397946 Tex.App.-San Antonio (2006).Successful at Trial and on Appeal (Affirmed)

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
ABA TECHSHOW 2014, Chicago, Illinois March 27, 2014Advanced iPad: Working With Word And So Much More2014
ABA TECHSHOW 2014, Chicago, Illinois March 27, 2014MoneyBall Law for Litigators2014
State Bar of Texas, Hispanic Issues Section (February 28, 2013)60 Apps in 60 Minutes2013
South Texas College of Law, 27th Annual Family Law Conference (March 8, 2013)60 Apps in 60 Minutes2013
ABA TechShow 2013 (April 5, 2013)The 4x4 Challenge: Top Apps for Every Platform2013
ABA TechShow 2013 (April 4, 2013)The Tablet Litigator2013
State Bar of Texas Annual Meeting, Adaptable Lawyer track (June 20, 2013)60 Apps in 60 Minutes2013
Texas Advanced Paralegal Seminar (October 4, 2013)The iPad Litigator: Trend-Spotting Solutions for Disruption in the Law and in our Legal Practices2013
University of Texas 37th Annual Page Keeton Civil Litigation Seminar (October 25, 2013)30 Tips in 30 Minutes2013
State Bar of Texas, Advanced Real Estate Strategies Course (December 6, 2012)Who Says You Can't Teach An Old Dog New Tricks: Technology for You and Your 2013 Law Office2012
State Bar of Texas, Family Law Technology Course: No Tech To High Tech In Two Days (December 13-14, 2012)Looking Beyond The Horizon: What Will Technology Look Like In The Future * Essential Apps; Practical Considerations; and Electronic Trial Demonstration2012
State Bar of Texas, Advanced Family Law Seminar (8/12)(MoneyBall) Dusk To Dawn: Top iPad Apps for A Family Lawyer2012
San Antonio Bar Association Family Law Section CLE Roundtable (6/29/11)Technology In Creative Parenting Plans2011
State Bar of Texas, Advanced Family Law Drafting Course (12/9/11)Best Apps for your Practice and How to Use Them2011
State Bar of Texas, Collections And Creditors' Rights (5/611)The Dog Who Saw The Rainbow: Coloring Space And Time With Apps2011
State Bar of Texas, Advanced Family Law Seminar (8/4/11)Cutting Edge Apps and High Tech Tools for Family Lawyers2011
State Bar of Texas Annual Meeting 'Adaptable Lawyer Track' (6/24/11)Apps for iPads/Tablets, Smartphones and Browsers: How Attorneys Can Get App Appeal2011
San Antonio Association of Marriage and Family TherapyCollateral Damage: How To Get Road Ready And Drive The Car” Of Course You Can Do This! How To Testify As A Family Law Expert Witness2010
State Bar Litigation Section Report "The Advocate," V. 52, Fall 2010"Top 10 Websites/Categories For Litigators (Or Some Semblance Thereof)"2010
Extreme Family Law VII: Going Through The Big “D” And We Don't Mean Dallas“Using The Wisdom of Solomon: Creative Mediation Techniques”2009
TechLawSA: Pragmatic Use of Technology in Litigation State Bar of TexasCourse Co-Creator and Director2008
State Bar of Texas, Bar Leaders ConferenceGetting You In and Keeping Them Out: The Sub-Portal for Local Bars and Computer Security for the Law Office2006
San Antonio Bar Association, Family Law SectionInformation Security In The Law Office2006
2005 Extreme Family Law MakeoverBeyond E-mail: Using The Internet For Your Law Practice2005
MABA General Practice SeminarOh what a tangled web we weave…Internet Research Sites for ‘practise’ in the new millennium2004
Extreme Divorce Practice Makeover (SABA, Family Law Section)Clean Sweep: Winning Your Case At The Temporary Orders Hearing2004
Anatomy Of A Civil Trial VII; San Antonio Bar AssociationTemporary To Final: Basic Family Law After The 2003 Legislature2004
MABA General Practice SeminarInternet Research For Attorneys2003
San Antonio Bar Association, Family Law Section SeminarTrying A Custody Case On A Budget2003
Anatomy Of A Civil Trial VIITrying A Temporary Orders Hearing Efficiently2003
San Antonio Bar Association, Real Estate SectionElectronic Filing For Attorneys2002
SAYLA Courthouse Tour Seminar; San Antonio Young Lawyers AssociationBeginning The Family: Infancy Issues In Matrimonial Law2002
Hays County Bar Association monthly CLEInternet Research For Attorneys: New Tools For Information Gathering2002
Anatomy Of A Civil Trial VI; San Antonio Bar AssociationFamily Law For The Non-Family Lawyer and Pending Legislative Changes2001
AYLA Courthouse Tour Seminar; San Antonio Young Lawyers AssociationFamily Law For The Non-Family Lawyer2000
SAYLA Courthouse Tour Seminar; San Antonio Young Lawyers AssociationFamily Law: Initial Guide For The General Practitioner1999
Anatomy Of A Civil Trial V; San Antonio Bar AssociationFamily Law-- The Short And The Long Of It: When Temporary May Mean Final1999

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
St. Mary's UniversityLawJD - Juris Doctor1995
The University of Texas at AustinEnglishBA - Bachelor of Arts1991

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
South Texas Organization of Paralegals, Luncheon CLE March 5, 2015How To Train Your Dragon Lawyer With Technology2015
(Founding President) SABA Technology Section LaunchThe Massive Legal Tech & Practice Management Brain Dump SABA Technology Section Launch and SABA Technology Section Launch2015
State Bar of Texas, 40th Annual Advanced Family Law Course (2014) August 7, 2104;Technology In The Courtroom2014
SBOT Annual Meeting, Adaptable Lawyer Track (June 26, 2014)Disruption, Relevance and Moneyball Law - How to Save the Quality of Legal Life2014
SBOT Annual Meeting, Adaptable Lawyer Track (June 26, 2014)60 Apps in 60 Minutes2014
San Antonio Bar Family Law Section 'Extreme Family Law Makeover February 28, 2014E-Filing Tips, Tricks, Rules & How To Love It2014
Family Law Technology 360: Everything You Need To Know For Your 21st Century Practice(Course Director) Family Law Technology 360: Everything You Need To Know For Your 21st Century Practice and (Speaker) 60 Tips, Tricks and Apps in 60 Minutes2014
CCAA Summer General Practice Seminar/CLE (July 18, 2014; Las Vegas, Nevada)The Ultimate Technology Makeover2014
Bench Bar To The ExtremeTrying Cases From Your iPad (April 4, 2014)2014
ACLEA's 50th Mid-Year Meeting/CLE, Austin, Texas January 20, 2014The Tablet CLE Professional; and A Taste of Cutting Edge Technology2014
ABA TECHSHOW 2014, Chicago, Illinois March 27, 2014MoneyBall Law for Litigators2014
ABA TECHSHOW 2014, Chicago, Illinois March 27, 2014Advanced iPad: Working With Word And So Much More2014
ABA Law Practice Division-ALI CLE November 3, 2014 WebinarServing Your Clients Better With Technology2014
ABA 9th Annual GPSolo National Solo & Small Firm Conference October 24, 2014 San Antonio, TexasMoneyBall Law: Technology for Litigators2014
University of Texas 37th Annual Page Keeton Civil Litigation Seminar (October 25, 2013)30 Tips in 30 Minutes2013
Texas Advanced Paralegal Seminar (October 4, 2013)The iPad Litigator: Trend-Spotting Solutions for Disruption in the Law and in our Legal Practices2013
State Bar of Texas, Hispanic Issues Section February 28, 201360 Apps in 60 Minutes2013
State Bar of Texas, Advanced Family Law Course (August 6, 2013)iPads for Lawyers, Intermediate and Advanced Workshops2013
State Bar of Texas Annual Meeting, Adaptable Lawyer track (June 20, 2013)60 Apps in 60 Minutes2013
State Bar of Texas Annual Meeting, Adaptable Lawyer "ignite" track (June 20, 2013)Disruption, Adaptation, Creativity and Mandatory e-Filing (video)2013
South Texas College of Law, 27th Annual Family Law Conference (March 8, 2013)60 Apps in 60 Minutes2013
San Antonio Bar Association Family Law Section and SAFLA Joint monthly luncheon and CLE (May 7, 2013)Will.i.Pad for the Family Lawyer: From Shakespeare to the Black Eyed Peas -- I Got a Feeling it's NOT Much Ado About Nothing2013
ABA TechShow 2013 (Chicago, Il; April 5, 2013)The 4x4 Challenge: Top Apps for Every Platform2013
ABA TechShow 2013 (Chicago, Il; April 4, 2013)The Tablet Litigator2013
2013 Annual Judicial Education Conference (September 5, 2013)E-Filing and Technology in the Courtroom: Today and the Future2013
State Bar of Texas Annual Meeting (6/14-15/12)60 Apps in 60 Minutes: A Survey of the Most Useful Legal Apps for Lawyers2012
Family Law Technology Course: No Tech To High Tech In Two Days (December 13-14, 2012)Looking Beyond The Horizon: What Will Technology Look Like In The Future * Essential Apps; Practical Considerations; and Electronic Trial Demonstration2012
Advanced Real Estate Strategies Course (12/6/12)Who Says You Can't Teach An Old Dog New Tricks: Technology for You and Your 2013 Law Office2012
Advanced Family Law Seminar (August 5-9, 2012)(MoneyBall) Dusk To Dawn: Top iPad Apps for A Family Lawyer2012
State Bar of Texas Annual Meeting, Adaptable Lawyer Track (6/23/11)The Adaptable Lawyer: 60 Apps In 60 Minutes2011
Collections And Creditors' Rights (5/6/11)45 Sites and Apps in 45 Minutes (The Dog Who Saw The Rainbow: Coloring Space And Time With Apps)2011
Advanced Family Law Seminar (8/4/11)Cutting Edge Apps and High Tech Tools for Family Lawyers2011
Advanced Family Law Drafting Course (12/9/11)A Day in the Life of an iPad Lawyer: The Best Apps for your Practice and How to Use Them2011
SBOT Annual Meeting CLE (Comp/Tech sec) (6/11/10)Information Technology for the New Attention Span: "Ignite" Your Practice -- "iPad and iPhone Apps for Civil Lawyers" and "60 Sites In 60 Minutes"2010
Of Course You Can Do This! How To Testify As A Family Law Expert Witness (10/19/10)Collateral Damage: How To Get Road Ready And Drive The Car2010
Family Law Section monthly luncheon (6/15/10)"Social Media Mores and Advertising Rules: The 'What If's"2010
Search Engine Optimization and Other Ethical Forms of Web Presence; and Protecting Your Privates: Data Security1) Legally Compliant Web Presence and 2) Protecting Client Information and Confidentiality2009
Perfecting Your Practice; Staying Competitive, Working Smarter and Improving Your Bottom LinePracticing Safely: Protecting Client Confidences from Technology Traps2009
State Bar of Texas - Compliant Websites: Nailing It: The Tools You Need for Today's PracticState Bar of Texas Legally Compliant Websites and SEO for Lawyers2008
The Essentials for Solo and Small Law Firm Practices: A State Bar Compliant WebsiteLegally Compliant Websites and Lawyer Web Marketing2007
Establishing a Quick and Easy State Bar Compliant WebsiteEstablishing a Quick and Easy State Bar Compliant Website2007
State Bar of Texas, Bar Leaders ConferenceThe Sub-Portal for Local Bars and Computer Security for the Law Office2006
San Antonio Bar Association, Family Law Section Monthly CLEInformation Security In The Law Office2006
Extreme Family Law Makeover!Beyond E-mail: Using The Internet For Your Law Practice2005
BarTech ‘04: Technology Strategies to Stay Competitive in the Practice of LawElectronic Filing2004
Advanced Personal Injury Seminar (Dallas and San Antonio)E-Filing: Ready Or Not, It’s Coming (Or Is Already Here)2004
Advanced Family Law CourseE-Filing: Ready Or Not, It’s Coming (Or Is Already Here)2004
Real Estate Section Monthly MeetingElectronic Filing For Attorneys2002
Hays County Bar Association monthly CLEInternet Research For Attorneys: New Tools For Information Gathering2002
ABAMoneyBall Law: Technology for LitigatorsN/A