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James T. Mahan

Family Attorney at Houston, TX

1.0   2 reviews
  • Licensed for 46 years
    State TX
    Acquired 1977
    Status
    Eligible to Practice in Texas No misconduct found

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

About James

Learn James’s areas of practice.

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Practice areas
  1. Family
    75%
    Divorce, Child Custody, Child Support Modification, Children Protective Services Litigation, Trial and Mediation Services Provided.

    47 years, 600 cases

  2. Business
    10%
    Business consulting, management and marketing. Corporation, Limited Partnership and Limited Liability Company formation and management.

    47 years, 2,000 cases

  3. Probate
    10%
    Wills, Trusts, Probate and Administration, Powers of Attorney, Healthcare Powers of Attorney, Living Wills, Guardianships.

    47 years, 200 cases

  4. Litigation
    5%
    General Civil Litigation (no criminal)

    47 years, 200 cases

Location

The Mahan Law Office
10810 Katy Freeway
Suite 102
Houston, TX, 77043

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Reviews

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Posted by Mamoun | January 29, 2020
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Charges over text messages and emails
I hired Mr. James and on top of the delay and lack of communication he charged me for responding to my texts and my emails more than $700, i asked him nicely to re-consider the charges and he got offended and say "how much visiting your kids worth?" that was his answer, i have no issues with other charges but making his clients pay for communication like responding to texts and emails is not fair at all, he needs to make it clear at the beginning, if he respond here that i'm lying then i can show the invoice which is very clear. Thank you
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Posted by anonymous | June 19, 2016
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Lazy
Mr. Mahan fooled me by making me think he was going to 100% support me through my divorce. Once he received his payment, he couldn't have cared less about my case. I asked him multiple times to explain what certain things meant and, to this day, I still never got an explanation. I requested several times that he draft up my decree but yet he let the opposing attorney do so. Pure laziness. There are so many other reasons why I would NOT recommend hiring Mr. Mahan as your attorney.
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Response from James Mahan March 20, 2018
This is an unfair review! I give 110% to all of my clients from start to finish. Since I don't have a clue who this reviewer is, I can only assume it is fake. If you don't have the courage to leave your name, then why bother to say anything at all. In all likelihood, this client (if in fact it was a client) was didn't like the outcome. Some clients refuse to take their lawyers advice and end up getting fired by the lawyer. That is probably what happened here.
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Cost

Rates
  • Hourly Rates $ 375-375 per hour
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card

Resume

AVVO RATING 6.7 (Good)

Education

  • University of Houston Law Center
  • 1976

Languages Spoken

  • English

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James T. Mahan
Family Attorney
Houston, TX
Licensed for 46 years

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