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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Probate: 35%
    4 years
  2. Estate Planning: 35%
    4 years
  3. Appeals: 20%
    4 years
  4. Family: 10%
    4 years

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Attorney endorsements

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  • Liesel Katrina Rickhoff

    I am thankful to have Liz in my circle of estate planning lawyers. She is very knowledgeable in her practice areas and shows a strong commitment to staying on top of developing legal issues.

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    Liesel Rickhoff Probate Attorney
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  • James William Norman IV

    I heartily endorse Liz, having worked with her on a number of estate planning matters. She is highly competent, very skilled, and dedicated to her work. She is one of Austin's experts in LGBT estate planning and is also a leader in Austin's legal community.

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    James Norman Estate planning Attorney
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Contact info

Burns Anderson Jury & Brenner, LLP

4807 Spicewood Springs Road, Bldg. 4, Suite 100
Austin, TX, 78759

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
TXEligible To Practice In Texas 200307/16/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Criminal Appellate Law CLE - ScholarshipTexas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association2012
Texas Law FellowshipUniversity of Texas School of Law2002
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Of CounselBurns Anderson Jury & Brenner, LLP2010 - Present
Policy CounselSpecial Counsel/Bloomberg Law2010 - 2012
Director of Public PolicyTAPPA2007 - 2010
Assistant General CounselTexas Ethics Commission2006 - 2006
Research AnalystTexas House of Representatives2005 - 2005
AttorneyTexas Workforce Commission2003 - 2004
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Austin Bar AssociationBoard of Directors2015 - Present
State Bar CollegeMember2014 - Present
Volunteer Legal Services of Central TexasBoard of Directors2013 - Present
Pro Bono College of the State Bar of TexasMember2013 - Present
Austin LGBT Bar AssociationPresident2012 - Present
Austin Criminal Defense Lawyers AssociationN/A2011 - Present
Austin Bar Association, Estate Planning SectionN/A2011 - Present
Austin Human Rights CommissionCommissioner2008 - Present
State Bar of TexasN/A2003 - Present
Texas Journal on Civil Liberties and Civil RightsEditor in Chief2001 - 2003
Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
Texas Forum of Civil Liberties and Civil RightsEditor-in-Chief2002
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Texas School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2003
University of Texas School of LawGovernment and International AffairsBA - Bachelor of Arts1996
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Life After MarriageThe Supreme Court and Marriage2015
Fiduciary Law Class - Guest LecturerRevocation of Wills2015
The Future of LGBT Law and DiversityModerator2014
Wills and Estate Planning BasicsEstate Planning2013
Estate Planning SeminarLegal Planning Workshop2013
Estate planning seminarEstate planning, probate, and adoption2012