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  1. Child Abuse: 95%
    12 years, 200 cases
  2. Child Support: 5%
    12 years, 50 cases



Retainer (always)

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Attorney endorsements

11 total 

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  • Sydney S. Stuart

    It is an honor to endorse this lawyer. Rita is a former business partner and a skilled and experienced attorney. She always goes above and beyond for her clients, and is admired and respected throughout the legal community. She is dedicated, and consistently achieves great outcomes for her clients. Additionally, she selflessly lends her own expertise in the mentoring of younger attorneys in her field. Truly a pleasure to work with.


    Sydney Stuart Family Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Belinda Jean Roberts

    Rita Hecker Anderson is one of my favorite attorneys to work with. She is tough but professional. I never doubt that she is going to be a realistic advocate for her clients. When I have tough questions about the law or strategy, she is one of the first attorneys I turn to. If a friend or family member were in need, I would absolutely send them to Rita.


    Belinda Roberts Family Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact info

Anderson Law, P.C.

401 Congress Aveune
Suite 1540
Austin, TX, 78701


TXEligible To Practice In Texas 200210/19/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Scholorship ABA National Conference on Children and the LawThe Supreme Court of Texas Children's Commission2011
Private Attorney Involvement AwardTexas Riogrande Legal Aid2009
Private Attorney Involvemnt AwardTexas Riogrande Legal Aid2008
Dean's Leadership AwardSt. Mary's University School of Law2000
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerAnderson Law, P.C.2008 - Present
Legal Consultant and Expert WitnessRHA, ESQ.2003 - 2007
Litigation Associate AttorneyGostomski & Hecker, P.C.2002 - 2003
Association namePosition nameDuration
CAFA Board of DirectorsMentor Chair2015 - Present
Supreme Court of Texas Permanent Judicial Commission fon Children, Youth and FamiliesLegal Representation Workgroup Member2014 - Present
Supreme Court of Texas Permanent Judicial Commission for Children, Youth and FamiliesParent Resource Workgroup Member2013 - Present
National Association of Counsel for ChildrenAttorney Member2009 - Present
Williamson County Bar AssociationAttorney Member2009 - Present
Texas State Bar CollegeAttorney Member2008 - Present
Austin Bar Association, CAFA SectionAttorney Member2008 - Present
Austin Bar Association, Family Law SectionAttorney Member2007 - Present
State Bar of Texas, Family Law SectionAttorney Member2007 - Present
Austin Bar AssociationAttorney Member2007 - Present
San Antonio Bar AssociationAttorney Member2002 - 2007
State Bar of TexasAttorney Member2002 - Present
Phi Delta Phi legal fraternityMember2002 - Present
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
St. Marys University School of LawDoctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor (J.D.)N/A2002
Florida International UniversityInterntional RelationsB.A. - Certificate in Latin American and Carribean Studies1997
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Keeping Infants and Toddlers Safe 5th Annual ConferenceMaking Visitation Meaningful2014