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About Me

William H. Alberts was born in Dallas, Texas in 1954. He has lived in Austin since 1972.  He and his wife, a Municipal Law expert and lobbyist, have been happily married for almost 30 years.  They have two children, a son working in Austin with a wonderful non-profit foundation aiding the homeless, and a daughter practicing law in Houston in the litigation section of a major national law firm.  Mr. Alberts focuses his practice on trial work, both family law and general civil litigation, as well as on appellate representation.


William H.
Alberts has 30+ years of trial experience in courtrooms throughout central Texas, is a past chair of the Travis County Bar Family Law Section, and has served on the Board of Directors of the Travis County Bar Association.


The firm of McLeroy, Alberts & Benjamin, P.C.was established by
William H. Alberts (pictured on left) and Frederick McLeroy in 1979.
Christopher M. Benjamin joined the firm in 1995, at which time McLeroy
& Alberts, P.C. became McLeroy, Alberts & Benjamin, P.C.


Practice Areas


  1. Divorce & Separation: 60%
    36 years, 1.6 thousand cases
  2. Family: 20%
    36 years, 575 cases
  3. Litigation: 15%
    36 years, 325 cases
  4. Appeals: 5%
    36 years



Hourly ($300-350/hour)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

2 total 

  • Michael S. Waddington

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


    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Henry L. Moore

    I endorse this lawyer's work. I have seen Bill take on cases that were unpopular and difficult when he had little chance of getting paid. Still, he persevered and won. He is skilled and truly fearless.


    Henry Moore Insurance Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

608 W 12th St
Austin, TX, 78701-1730


TXEligible To Practice In Texas 197909/19/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
President and FounderMcLeroy, Alberts & Benjamin, P.C.1979 - Present
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Travis County Bar Family Law Sectionformer ChairmanN/A
Travis County Bar Associationformer member of Board of DirectorsN/A
Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Vela v. Marywood, 17 S.W.3d 750 - Tex.App.-Austin,2000Case won on appeal
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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University Of TexasDoctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor (J.D.)law1979
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Divorce Basics: Nuts and BoltsModerator Continuing Legal Education ProgramN/A