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The legal expertise you need, when you need it.


Life is complex enough. Planning and managing your estate shouldn’t contritube more to your personal challenges. Our Trusts and Estates attorneys have the experience and dedication to help you plan for the future, assist with probate and handle disputes if they arise. You can rest knowing that your important plans are in place with our firm.


Success in business today requires much more than a simple handshake. Forming and operating a business – whether a multi-national conglomerate or an emerging start-up – needs qualified legal representation. From corporation and partnership formations to mergers and acquisitions, PPOs to contracts, our Business & Partnership attorneys know how to provide you with sound, reliable legal counsel.


Real property transactions range from the simple to the extremely complex. The key is to keep the simple from becoming complex, and to make the complex seem simple. The Real Estate attorneys at the firm do just that. As with our many real estate clients, you, too, will come to rely on our expertise in purchases, leases, and financing agreements. Plus, you’ll want us on your side if you ever need litigation representation.


Disputes are an inevitable part of your personal and business endeavors. Sometimes litigation becomes the best path to a resolution. Litigation lawyers at the firm have the expertise to handle almost any type of civil lawsuits, no matter the level of complexity. Regardless of the adversary or their representation, we have the proven experience, knowledge and training to provide you with the representation you need.


Insurance often is among a company’s or household’s most important assets. It can play a critical role in protecting against unforeseen developments and staving off financial disaster, especially when the policyholder faces litigation or a governmental investigation. However, whether a particular insurance policy provides coverage in a particular situation—and if so, to what extent—frequently raises extraordinarily complex issues that hinge on highly nuanced aspects of state law and difficult questions regarding the precise meaning of the policy’s terms and conditions.


Successful execution of oil & gas leases, royalty contracts and exploration agreements requires unique legal expertise. At Hornberger Fuller & Garza, our Energy & Natural Resources attorneys are dedicated to this field, combining decades of experience successfully representing clients in transactions and, when necessary, related litigation matters.