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Raised in New Orleans, Louisiana, Shane moved to the Lone Star State as an undergraduate to attend the University of Texas at Austin. After receiving degrees in both Government and History from UT in 1999, he chose to stay in Texas for law school. While attending South Texas College of Law in Houston, TX, Shane worked as a clerk for the prestigious law firm of Gallagher, Lewis, Downey, and Kim. During this time, he gained extensive experience in legal and appellate research and writing and trial preparation working one of the largest settlements in United States history.

Shane graduated from South Texas Law School in 2002, and has been providing Texans with legal counsel ever since. He began his legal career at Heard, Robins, Cloud, Lubel, and Greenwood LLP in Houston, TX. In 2004, Shane moved back to Austin, TX serving as General Counsel to the Honorable Senator Mario Gallegos in the Texas Senate. Following his time with Senator Gallegos, Shane went to work for the Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott where he worked on a wide variety of legal and political issues sharpening his advocacy skills.


Shane now has his own law firm in Austin, TX and has been representing private clients since 2005. The Law Offices Shane M. Boasberg also has satellite offices in Houston, TX and Luling, TX. Dedication to superior representation and the consistent ability to deliver desired results has earned Mr. Boasberg the reputation of being a trustworthy advocate who will provide quality legal services. In 2012, Shane was named as a “Rising Star” by Texas Monthly magazine.

Please feel free to contact The Law Offices of Shane M. Boasberg for a fee consultation if you are in need of legal representation.


Languages spoken: English, Spanish

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Practice areas


  1. Personal Injury: 50%
    13 years
  2. Car Accident: 50%



Hourly ($200-320/hour), contingent (25-50%), Fixed (sometimes), Free consultation (60 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

22 total 

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  • J. D. McMullen

    Shane is an amazing attorney, and a great friend to have. His strong work ethic and compassion for his clients make him standout above the rest.


    J. McMullen Mesothelioma and asbestos Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Christopher G. Cagle

    I endorse this lawyer. Shane has outstanding character and is a skilled litigator.


    Christopher Cagle Personal injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

The Law Offices of Shane M. Boasberg

2901 Bee Caves Road
Commissioner's House - Box E
Austin, TX, 78746


TXEligible To Practice In Texas 200307/16/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Rising StarSuperLawyers2016
Rising StarTexas Monthly Magazine2015
Rising StarSuperLawyers2015
Texas Rising StarTexas Monthly Magazine2014
Rising StarSuperLawyers2014
Texas Rising StarTexas Monthly Magazine2012
Rising StarSuperLawyers2012
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
General CounselGreenman Consulting2012 - Present
AttorneyThe Law Offices of Shane M. Boasberg, PC2008 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
Texas Trial Lawyers AssociationN/A2008 - Present
LBJ Future ForumN/A2008 - Present
Emerging Professionals in Conservation (EPIC)N/A2008 - Present
State Bar of TexasN/A1999 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
CCE vs. TxDOT (Texas Dept. of Transportation)Take-Nothing Judgment against Plaintiff
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Publication nameTitleDate
Texas MonthlyRising Star2012
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
South Texas College of LawDoctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor (J.D.)N/A2002
University of Texas System, AustinHistorty/GovernmentLiberal Arts1999