Tim Mahoney, Attorney at Law, P.C. - Austin, TX

7703 Brodie LaneSuite CAustin, TX 78745

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Updated: 05/16/2018

Austin Family Law Firm

Overview

LIFE WORK, LOVE, LITIGATION

We are a law practice with the ability to offer you life-long legal services.  The practice of law, like most everything else, is changing and we will strive to earn your trust, and become the law office you contact to discuss all of your legal issues.  With our years of experience, our firm is capable of representing you and yours in disputes relating to: birth/adoption, divorce/custody, AG and CPS cases, juvenile law, civil lawsuits, defense for...

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