ATTORNEYS

Jeffrey Burns

PARTNER

BIO
Jeffrey M. Burns practices heavily in real estate transactions; oil, gas, and mineral rights; formation of business entities; gun trusts; estate and trust planning; and probate. He also has civil litigation experience with consumer law, real estate, oil and gas, probate, guardianship, and water rights. 

 

Mr. Burns has appellate experience including being the lead attorney for the prevailing party in the unanimous 2014 Texas Supreme Court decision of KEY OPERATING EQUIPMENT INC v. HEGAR. 

 

Mr. Burns is admitted to practice in the Southern and Western Federal Districts of Texas. He has appeared before multiple state and federal district courts, appellate courts, and the Texas Supreme Court on behalf of his clients. 

EDUCATION
SOUTH TEXAS COLLEGE OF LAW
Juris Doctor, 2006

TEXAS A&M UNIVERSITY

B.S., Computer Science, 2003


BAR ADMISSIONS
Texas State Bar, Southern and Western Federal Districts of Texas

ACTIVITIES & AFFILIATIONS

Burleson County Youth Development, Director

Somerville Rotary Club, Former President

Somerville Parks Association

LINA REYES-BURNS

PARTNER

BIO
Lina Reyes-Burns focuses on the various facets of principles that revolve around family law, whether that's securing access and visitation between parents and children or on negotiation property divisions. Lina has represented and advised clients on best legal practices for their families for over 10 years. In that time, she has become one of the most sought after attorneys in this area for family law disputes. 

EDUCATION
SOUTH TEXAS COLLEGE OF LAW
Juris Doctor, 2008

 

TEXAS A&M UNIVERSITY

B.S., Political Science, minor in 

Business Management, 2005

BAR ADMISSIONS
Texas State Bar

Texas State Bar, Family Law

 

COURT CERTIFIED MEDIATOR

General Appointment - State of Texas

ACTIVITIES AND AFFILIATIONS
Caldwell Main Street Committee, Chair

Caldwell Rotary Club, Former President

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