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Charles J. Smaistrla

Charles J. Smaistrla

Practice areas:

Probate, Energy & Utilities, Administrative Law, Wills & Living Wills, Estate Planning

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1983

  1. Probate: 40%
  2. Energy & Utilities: 20%
  3. Wills & Living Wills: 15%
  4. Administrative Law: 15%
  5. Estate Planning: 10%

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($200-275/hour)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

1 total

  • Michael Ross Miller

    I endorse this lawyer. Since going into private practice in 1991, Charles has shown himself to be an exemplary attorney who stands above the rest in representing his clients during the difficult times of loss of a loved one.

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    Michael Miller Probate Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

7200 N Mo Pac Expy Ste 160
Austin, TX, 78731

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
TXEligible To Practice In Texas 198305/24/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV Preeminent RatingMartindale-HubbellN/A

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PrincipalSmaistrla Law Firm1991 - Present
Administrative Law JudgePublic Utility Commission of Texas1984 - 1991
Law Clerk to Judge Jack RobertsU.S. District Court (W.D. Tex.)1983 - 1984

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Austin Bar Ass'n, Solo-Small Firm SectionTreasurer2013 - Present
Gilbert & Sullivan Society of AustinBoard Member2013 - Present
Austin University Area Rotary ClubPast President / Past Treasurer1999 - Present
State Bar of TexasN/A1983 - Present
Austin Bar AssociationN/A1983 - Present
Austin Bar Association, Estate Planning SectionN/AN/A
State Bar of Texas, Real Estate, Probate and Trust SectionN/AN/A
College of the State Bar of TexasN/AN/A

Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Texas Law ReviewAn Analysis of Tying Arrangements: Invalidating the Leveraging Hypothesis1983

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of TexasDoctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor (J.D.)N/A1983
Texas A&M UniversityEconomicsPhD - Doctorate1975