Merritt Law Divorce Lawyers in Austin

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With Over 25 Total years of practicing family law in austin - we have the experience you need and a reputation you can trust
At Merritt Law, you’re not just another divorce or child custody case.

Your peace of mind, financial future and your children’s well-being are our top priority during these trying times. We know it’s tough, which is why Merritt Law is here to help. We have been there for Austin families since 1996, moving them forward through the tumult and uncertainty. Don’t you want an experienced law firm taking care of your family? Chris Merritt is a Board Certified Family Lawyer, certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. You have enough on your plate without having to worry about every little detail of your divorce or child custody proceedings; but want to know that someone will fight for you and your children’s rights. That’s what we are here for. There are so many little things to take care of, but don’t let that stop you from doing what’s right for you and your children. When you have questions, we will be there with answers. Every case is different, and we want to work with you personally to make sure the solution we find is the right one for you; whether that means working through negotiations or going to court. We understand that your case isn’t just a case — it’s a courageous step you are taking to make things right for you and your children. It’s not just a collection of names, it’s a family comprised of real people and real feelings. Our skilled and caring attorneys will meet your frustrations with support and your many questions with many answers. We’ve been advocating for our clients in the Austin area for over 25 total years, being involved with various local professional organizations and the Austin community. We know what it’s like to make choices for our families’ well-being in Austin, so we want to help you with those choices. Finding the solution to your family law needs is our specialty, and supporting you is our top priority. Let our divorce and child custody attorneys bring you past your legal challenges and help you with the tough choices you are ready to make.

Why Choose Merritt Law

Who you choose to represent you in your divorce is one of the most important decisions you Will ever make

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    Board Certified

    Christopher Merritt is board certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization in Family Law. Merritt Law is dedicated to providing quality representation to clients in all facets of family law.

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    Our Experience

    Our wealth of experience in a wide range of family law matters, coupled with our attention to the needs of our clients, makes Merritt Law the right choice to handle your individual divorce or child custody case.

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    Full Service

    At Merritt Law, you will receive the utmost professionalism and compassion for your family law concerns whether they be child custody, visitation, adoption, or the multitude of other issues that arise in family law matters.

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    Christopher Merritt


    Christopher Merritt is a Texas Board Certified Attorney who has been practing Family Law since 1996.

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    Christine Merritt

    Of Counsel

    Christine Merritt brings a wealth of legal experience to Merritt Law’s Family law practice.

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