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ROBERT HOOFMAN JOINS THE FOWLER LAW FIRM, PC

Robert S. Hoofman joined The Fowler Law Firm PC October 1, 2021 as its new Creditor Rights Practice Section Chief. Robert’s clients will include a diverse group of lenders and financing agents including traditional banks and credit unions, SBA approved lenders with emphasis on diversity, mortgage ...

DO YOU TRUST YOUR TRUST?

Many new friends at Fowler Law are those we have fondly nicknamed our "California Pilgrims." They have left everything from a very beautiful state they love to come to a strange new land. They thoughtfully reach out to ask us about whether their California-drafted estate plan documents and trusts ne ...

HAVE YOU CONSIDERED A PRIVATE FOUNDATION?

One of the true joys of living in Austin, Texas is the generosity of our residents. Rarely are our clients motivated primarily by tax implications when they give of their resources. Instead, they are often motivated by a desire to inspire others in their family to become a giver, or to ensure their ...

TAKE THE STRESS OUT OF ESTATE PLANNING!

One of the true joys of living in Austin, Texas is the many wonderful activities available to enrich your life. You have enough to do without constant intervention by attorneys. At Fowler Law Firm, we aim to remove stressful headaches when we help with your estate planning so you can get back to enj ...

FOWLER LAW IS 'PRO AGE'...ARE YOU?

If you just read that headline and are wondering what it means to be 'Pro Age,' you are not alone. 'Pro Age' has no legal meaning, and is used in many settings to communicate whatever message the author wants to convey.   Many of you know Fowler Law prides itself on diversity and inclusiveness. W ...

WARRANTIES - IT AIN'T NECESSARILY SO.

In the aftermath of the recent winter storms in Texas, the Austin American-Statesman reports many are finding out their home warranties might not fix what broke during the storms. There is little that can be done once you have purchased a warranty. The time to ask questions is before you buy one. ...

HELPFUL HINTS FOR HOMEOWNERS & INVESTORS

Many Texans are finding that the insurance coverage they have did not cover the loss inflicted by the recent winter storms that recently crippled the state. Texas policies of residential property insurance are not uniform - one size does not fit all. What you need may be very different depending on ...

FOWLER LAW AMONG TOP PRO BONO FIRMS IN AUSTIN

At the center of the Fowler Law Firm's tagline, "Not Your Conventional Law Firm™" is the importance we place on giving back to our local community. That is why it was a welcome surprise this week to make the Austin Business Journal list of Austin law firms that stand out as pro bono superstars. It ...

IT'S NOT VERY NICE TO STEAL FROM GRANDMA

The holidays are here. While you are carefully and cautiously planning your seasonal plans during this unusual year, it is also a good time to consider estate planning. The wrong time to handle such matters is at someone's bedside in the hospital, or worse, discussing virtually with a medical doctor ...