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Luemara Wagner is an attorney, mediator and practitioner of collaborative law with Hunter Wagner PLLC in Austin, Texas. Her practice focuses on family, immigration and international law. She is also vice president of the Enlightened Family Justice Institute, a non-profit organization seeking to evaluate and transform the way the justice system interacts with families during divorce. She holds a JD (with honors), LLM in International Law, and MBA from the University of Texas at Austin, where she also received a certificate in Latin American Studies from the Lozano Long Institute. She attended the Harvard Negotiation Institute and Harvard Law School Program of Instruction for Lawyers where she received training in Mediation, Negotiation, Advanced Negotiation, and Deal Design and Implementation. She has a bachelor's degree in economics with additional studies in computer science from the Catholic University in Brazil. She currently serves as Council Member for the International Law and Collaborative Law Sections of the Texas State Bar. Prior to her law career, she managed international projects for Deloitte Consulting and international marketing for Dell Computer. During her professional and educational life, she has lived and worked in several countries and developed a keen interest for the role of culture in shaping behavior, beliefs and interests during negotiation. A native of Brazil, Luemara is fluent in Portuguese, Spanish, French and Italian.


Languages spoken: Portuguese, Spanish, English

Practice areas


  1. Family: 40%
  2. Mediation: 25%
  3. International Law: 20%
  4. Immigration: 10%
  5. Arbitration: 5%



Hourly ($250-300/hour), Fixed (sometimes), Retainer (always), Pro bono (10%)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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    I endorse Luemara. Highly respected in the legal community with a strong reputation for client advocacy and dedication.


    Richard Geller Divorce and separation Attorney
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Contact info

Hunter Wagner PLLC

700 Lavaca St Ste 1400
Austin, TX, 78701-3102


TXEligible To Practice In Texas 200607/16/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Dean's Achievement Award - Legal ScholarshipThe University of Texas School of Law2007
Honorable Mention - Claimant's BriefXIII Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot Court2006
Dean's Achievement Award - International Commercial ArbitrationThe University of Texas School of Law2005
Dean's Achievement Award - Construction LitigationThe University of Texas School of Law2005
Honorable Mention - Respondent's BriefXII Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot Court2005
Third Place - Respondent's BriefXI Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot Court2004
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerHunter Wagner PLLC2012 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
Texas Association of MediatorsMember2014 - Present
State Bar of Texas, International Law SectionExecutive Council2013 - Present
State bar of Texas, Collaborative Law SectionExecutive Council2013 - Present
Collaborative Law Institute of TexasMember2012 - Present
State Bar CollegeMember2012 - Present
State Bar of Texas, Family Law SectionMember2012 - Present
Texas Mediator Credentialing AssociationCandidate for Credentialing2012 - Present
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Texas School of LawN/ALL.M - Master of Laws in International Law2007
University of Texas School of LawN/ADoctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor (J.D.)2006
University of TexasN/AMBA - Master of Business Administration1996
Catholic University of Minas Gerais, BrazilEconomicsBA - Bachelor of Arts1992
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Transatlantic Mediation PracticumMulticultural Issues in Mediation2014
Texas Association of Mediators Annual ConferenceMulticultural Issues in Mediation2014
Transatlantic Mediation PracticumMulticultural Issues in Mediation2013
Austin Association of Mediators MeetingMulticultural Issues in Mediation2013