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Margaret Chen Kercher

About me

Ms. Kercher handles a variety of matters including:

  •  jail releases and criminal defense cases (including DWIs);

  •  consumer protection cases;

  •  various other litigation matters.

She also handles other legal matters such as:

  • drafting wills;

  • analyzing and drafting contracts; and 

  • aspects of municipal and local government law, including issues regarding the Texas Public Information Act, the Texas Open Meetings Act.




Languages spoken: Mandarin, Taiwanese, English

Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 50%
  2. DUI & DWI: 40%
  3. General Practice: 10%


Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Erin Ann Hudson

    Margaret is the attorney you want in your corner when facing any criminal charges. She will fight tirelessly for her clients. I endorse her without reservation.


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Contact info

The Kercher Firm, PLLC

1301 Nueces
Suite 101
Austin, TX, 78701


TXEligible To Practice In Texas 200808/17/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Advocacy Award (Order of the Barristers)Baylor Law School2005
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerKercher Firm2010 - Present
AssociateSegal McCambridge Singer & Mahoney, Ltd.2009 - 2010
AssociateBovey & Bojorquez2008 - 2009
Association namePosition nameDuration
Texas Bar CollegeN/A2015 - Present
Lloyd Lochridge American Inn of CourtAssociate2015 - Present
Austin Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Austin Young Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
State Bar of TexasMemberN/A
Publication nameTitleDate
Baylor Law ReviewNotes and Comments Editor2006
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Baylor University School of LawDoctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor (J.D.)N/A2007
University of Texas System, AustinGovernment & PhilosophyBA - Bachelor of Arts2003
London School of Economics and Political ScienceN/AN/A2003
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Security SeminarWhat to do if you're arrested. (What to expect after arrest in Travis County)2013