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Jon R. Disrud

Divorce and separation Attorney at San Antonio, TX

3.9   38 reviews
  • State Years
    Texas - TX 30 years
    Michigan - MI 33 years
    Wisconsin - WI 34 years
  • Licensed for 30 years
    State TX
    Acquired 1994
    Status
    Eligible to Practice in Texas No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 33 years
    State MI
    Acquired 1990
    Status
    Not authorized to practice-Administrative No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 34 years
    State WI
    Acquired 1990
    Status
    Administrative Suspension No misconduct found

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

About Jon

Learn Jon’s areas of practice.

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Practice areas
  1. Divorce and separation
    50%
    Divorce, child custody, support, property division, spousal maintenance

    30 years, 3,000 cases

  2. Military law
    20%
    courts-martial; administrative separations; medical discharge; discharge up grades

    34 years, 500 cases

  3. Probate
    20%
    Probate wills and estates; guardianships

    12 years

  4. Adoption
    5%
    Adoptions and name changes

    30 years, 200 cases

  5. Criminal defense
    5%
    State, federal and military courts; All felonies and misdemeanors

    34 years, 1,000 cases

I have been married for 25 years and my wife and I have three children.  I believe that I understand many of the issues my clients are facing when they have a pressing legal issue.  I believe that it is important that I assist my clients in making it through a difficult time in their life.

Location

Law Office of Jon R. Disrud
13750 San Pedro # 410
San Antonio, TX, 78232-4373

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Reviews

3.9 / 5.0
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Posted by Bridget | April 12, 2024
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Estate Planning
Jon Disrud drafted an Estate Plan, including a Revocable Living Trust, for my husband and I. He was a great comfort after my husband died.
Posted by BLAKE | April 2, 2024
This review is from a potential client who consulted with this attorney.
| Consulted Attorney
Great man to work with
Great man to work with he helped my family with a will. He was so nice and welcoming
Posted by Bennet McRae | November 29, 2022
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Great lawyer !!
Mr. Disrud helped me with my case and was very effective in doing so. He was very open to talking and answering questions. I would recommend Mr.Disrud very highly.
Posted by anonymous | November 28, 2022
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Professional and knowledgeable attorney
I hired Jon for my divorce and he did a fantastic job. Not only is he incredibly professional and diligent, but he is an incredibly hard worker. He was able to get me custody of both of my children as well as secure child support for me to support our children. I recommend Jon for all your legal needs.
Posted by Julie | November 28, 2019
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Mr Disrud gave excellent service!
I highly recommend the services of Mr Disrud. He streamlined my divorce process and made a very unpleasant situation tolerable. He is an expert in his field.
Posted by anonymous | November 21, 2019
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Thank you Colonel Disrud
I am grateful for Colonel Disrud. He has handled four different legal matters for me. He is responsive and does what he says he is going to do. At all times, I felt like my interests were being represented and protected with the highest level of professional capability. I will use Colonel Disrud in the future as needs arise from time to time.
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Posted by Gina | November 19, 2019
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Very Knowledgeable!
I consulted with and hired Jon to assist my son in his marital dissolution case. He handled this sensitive situation with kindness and professionalism. We are very appreciative of everything he was able to accomplish! I highly recommend him.
Posted by John | November 14, 2019
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Excellent Lawyer
Mr. Disrud is an excellent lawyer. He helped me with my divorce case. He saved me time and money which made the process quick and easy. Thank you.
Posted by Pablo | December 12, 2016
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Honestly-the best divorce attorney in San Antonio
Jon is an excellent professional trial attorney who is intelligent, honest and ethical. He helped me with a divorce decree and expedited my trial at the Bexar circuit court. The results exceeded all my expectations. Going through a trial and proceedings is never easy as the process is difficult to focus and keep track of, with Jon and his excellent team and administrative staff, I was able to maintain my composure in those tough times so I could focus my attention elsewhere. Given his military background, Jon offers a unique advantage to a case by offering his meticulous focus on the substance of the matter and discounting any here-say or extraneous data. He is knowledgeable, articulate, well-prepared, and patient and goal oriented with mission focus to achieve the best possible outcome for his client. We need more lawyers like Jon in San Antonio and therefore I highly recommend him for any and all legal matters.
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Posted by Bryan | October 9, 2016
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Outstanding Service!
Jon has done excellent work for me and my family now for five years. Throughout this time, Jon has been extremely helpful and available. He's a very intelligent and well-educated attorney, and understands how to get the job done in a way that sometimes only Veterans of the military do. He is a former active duty military officer, and still serves as an officer in the reserves, helping other military members with their legal cases as a JAG attorney. As a combat veteran myself, this was one of the criteria I was looking for in an attorney, somebody who possessed an outstanding work ethic, takes great pride in the work he does and conducts himself with honor. Jon is a warrior. He doesn't stop working when he gets tired, he stops working when the job is done. I have a great respect for Jon Disrud. My family and I will continue to welcome his representation whenever we need legal counsel or advice. I highly recommend Jon Disrud to anyone interested in having their case handled with the utmost care and perseverance. Jon exhibits great professionalism and honor when he handles our cases in a way that few attorneys even have the ability to do. Thanks Jon, for helping us out so many countless times and for being as flexible as you have been. We honestly can't thank you enough. I highly recommend Mr. Jon Disrud to absolutely everyone.
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Posted by Matt & Kim | September 22, 2016
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Excellent attorney!!
Mr. Jon Disrud is very conscientious, courteous, and knowledgeable. Many attorney's take too long to return calls or communications. He took the time to meet with my husband and I multiple times, even on short notice. We had a case that crossed state lines and Mr. Disrud's expertise in the area was a true blessing. He fought hard for our case and did everything he could. He genuinely cared about the outcome of our situation and it showed. We highly recommend Jon Disrud for any of your attorney needs and would use him again in a heartbeat. His assistant, Margaret, was also always very helpful and kind.
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Posted by Clarissa Phalen | September 22, 2016
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Excellent Lawyer
Divorce and Custody Battles are stressful enough in themselves. Combined with military TDY, training, and life responsibilities Attorney Disrud did an amazing job keeping me informed and instructing me step by step in whatever I needed to provide to continue pushing forward with our 3 year custody battle. There were times I felt like giving up and Attorney Disrud took the steering wheel and knew exactly how to carry out my wishes. I felt very comfortable with his team. He would always return my calls and emails within 24 hours and would set up crucial meetings to make sure we addressed any complications. I wouldn't have chosen another attorney.
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Posted by Andrea | September 20, 2016
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Amazing!!
He was an amazing attorney. Very nice and polite who understood all my problems with my divorce case. Answered all my questions. Very welcoming and great assistant also. I was 100% satisfied. I would totally recommend him to anyone who is looking for a divorce attorney.
Posted by Gwendolen | September 20, 2016
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Divorce Attorney
Jon is the most knowledgeable and professional attorney in San Antonio! He had the ability to comfort me during the most stressful time in my life. Jon was able to secure quick court dates, was always available and had a ton of resources to assist in processing various actions such as retraining orders, which gave me peace of mind. He translated the confusing laws regarding divorce and child custody into a language I could understand. Hands down, the best!
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Posted by Tom | July 10, 2015
Great Attorney
Mr. Disrud was an outstanding attorney for my divorce case. He fought for my rights as a man in the proceedings, always kept me informed of what was going on, and he was easily accessible to discuss my case. He was extremely professional, very knowledgeable about the law and what I needed to do to protect my children's and my rights. I would highly recommend Mr. Disrud for any divorce case.
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Posted by Frances | June 7, 2015
Guardianship
Mr. Disrud is very experienced and knowledgeable. He helped me through. a very difficult case with my mom. He was very patient and he ecplaned9 everything. I highly recommend him.F
Posted by Chris | May 14, 2015
Divorce
Jon handled my divorce which included issues with a child out of state. This was a somewhat complex case as it was an issue where certain aspects started while I was out of state (Texas resident but assigned/military outside Texas and then came back to Texas to finish divorce). Jon did a great job managing not only our side but also moving the other side along as it delayed and attempted to bring issues that were not warranted. None of this is easy or fast (the easy shouldn't be but I think everyone wishes the fast in court/legal was) because it involves a lot of emotions and two potentially differing opinions. I would highly recommend Jon to any person that sadly must go through a divorce.
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Posted by Anne | July 24, 2014
annulment
Jon did an annulment for me. There were no complications at all. I would highly recommend him to anyone who needs a straightforward person who knows the law and will tell you the facts. He will not lie to you about anything.
Posted by anonymous | November 22, 2013
THANK YOU SOO MUCH
MR. DISRUD, THANK YOU SO MUCH FOR ALL YOUR HELP WITH MY DIVORCE. YOU MADE IT EASIER TO WITHSTAND. THANK YOU FOR YOUR HARD WORK AND DEDICATION TO MY CASE AND MAKING ME FEEL THAT I REALLY MATTERED.
Posted by Tony | November 18, 2013
WONDERFUL AND VERY SMART ATTORNEY
I am shocked that Mr. Disrud would be given such a horrible review by the previous person; he has always been a good attorney for me. I used him for my divorce, child support etc. and never had a problem with him. I can't understand why the prior review would even state that he was "asleep" during the court hearing. First of all the Judge will not let you sleep in court; hello!!!! Don't be mad because you did not get your way; accept what the law is and move on.
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Cost

Rates
  • Free Consultation 30 minutes
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card

Resume

AVVO RATING 8.8 (Excellent)

Work Experience

  • Judge Advocate
  • United States Air Force (Reserve)
  • 1994 - Present
  • Attorney at Law
  • Law Offices of Disrud & Garcia
  • 1994 - Present
  • Judge Advocate
  • United States Navy (Active Duty)
  • 1990 - 1994

Education

  • University of Wisconsin
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1989

Associations

  • San Antonio Family Lawyers Association
  • Member
  • 1990 - Present
  • Texas Academy of Family Law Specialists
  • Member
  • N/A
  • College of the State Bar of Texas
  • Member
  • N/A

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish

Honors and Awards

  • Peer Review Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2014
  • Board Certified - Family Law
  • Texas Board of Legal Specialization
  • 2011

Speaking Engagements

  • Area Military Judge Advocates
  • Texas Family Law
  • 2014
  • Annual Survey of the Law
  • Marital Property Law
  • 2014

Attorney endorsements

Received (4)
Given (5)
Endorse Jon
Family Attorney | May 29
Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter
"Jon Disrud has been opposing counsel on many cases and I know him quite well. He is a strong advocate for his clients and while willing to negotiate a fair settlement is also an extremely competent trial lawyer. He works hard for his clients, knows the law and is one of the best family law attorneys in San Antonio and the surrounding counties. Jon has a great reputation in the legal community and I am proud to endorse him without reservation."
Divorce and separation Attorney | Jan 02
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Jon is a great lawyer and a pillar of the bar. My most enthusiastic endorsement."
Family Attorney | Nov 03
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Divorce and separation Attorney | Nov 02
Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter
"Jon Disrud has been my opposing counsel on a couple of matters. He always represented his client aggressively and with a high degree of knowledge and competence. Jon is a very reputable and experienced attorney with the highest level of ethics and professionalism. I am proud, therefore, to endorse Jon Disrud without any hesitation."
Divorce and separation
Divorce and separation