Gavin Villareal represents clients in a wide variety of complex business-related... more
Gavin Villareal represents clients in a wide variety of complex business-related disputes in state and federal court, with an emphasis on professional liability litigation. He regularly advises some of the largest accounting and law firms in cases involving allegations of professional negligence. He currently serves as co-chair of the ABAs Professional Liability Litigation Committee. Bef... view profile
Former Managing Attorney for Civil Litigation, The Travis County Attorney's Office,... more
Former Managing Attorney for Civil Litigation, The Travis County Attorney's Office, Austin, Texas Former General Counsel and Chief Disciplinary Counsel, The State Bar of Texas Former Adjunct Professor, The University of Texas School of Law Former Chairman, The Texas Center for Legal Ethics and Professionalism Licensed in Texas; U.S. District Courts for the Eastern, Western, and ... view profile
Professional responsibility rules govern the ethical standards of licensed professionals such as attorneys and doctors. Such professionals may be disciplined for bad conduct, like mismanaging a case or mishandling a client's money. Ethics lawyers, also called professional responsibility lawyers, are experts in these rules and can help both professionals and the public understand if a professional’s licensing obligations have been met.
Ethics / Professional Responsibility Lawyers in cities near Austin, TX