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Margaret Chen Kercher

Margaret Chen Kercher

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, DUI & DWI, General Practice

About Me

Ms. Kercher handles a variety of matters including:

  •  jail releases and criminal defense cases (including DWIs);

  •  consumer protection cases;

  •  various other litigation matters.

She also handles other legal matters such as:

  • drafting wills;

  • analyzing and drafting contracts; and 

  • aspects of municipal and local government law, including issues regarding the Texas Public Information Act, the Texas Open Meetings Act.




Languages Spoken: Mandarin, Taiwanese, English

Practice Areas

Licensed since 2008

  1. Criminal Defense: 50%
  2. DUI & DWI: 40%
  3. General Practice: 10%


Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

8 total 

  • Joseph Aragon

    I endorse this lawyer. Mrs. Kercher is extremely professional and goes above and beyond for her clients.


    Joseph Aragon DUI & DWI Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Richard Yu Jung

    I endorse Margaret without reservation. I have worked with her on numerous matters for clients who had both criminal and immigration issues they had to resolve. I have seen first hand that she is an experienced, knowledgeable, responsible and caring attorney who will do her utmost to help her clients.


    Richard Jung Immigration Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

The Kercher Firm, PLLC

1301 Nueces
Suite 101
Austin, TX, 78701


TXEligible To Practice In Texas 200805/24/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Notes and Comments EditorBaylor Law School2006
Advocacy Award (Order of the Barristers)Baylor Law School2005

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AssociateSegal McCambridge Singer & Mahoney, Ltd.2009 - 2010
AssociateBovey & Bojorquez2008 - 2009

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Austin Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Austin Asian American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Austin Young Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
State Bar of TexasMemberN/A

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Baylor UniversityDoctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor (J.D.)N/A2007
University of Texas - AustinGovernment & PhilosophyBA - Bachelor of Arts2003
London School of Economics and Political ScienceN/AN/A2003