Super Lawyers

Congratulations to our attorneys who were recognized as Super Lawyers in their practice areas by Super Lawyers magazine! 

The prestigious Super Lawyers list highlights outstanding attorneys who have acquired peer recognition and a high level of professional achievement.

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Virginia Hammerle
Super Lawyer Recognition:
Business Litigation Practice Area
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Robert Morris
Robert S. Morris
Super Lawyer Recognition:
Estate Planning Practice Area
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The VA versus The Veterans

by Virginia Hammerle  Comments (0)
Sigh. Some of the departments at the Federal Government have been so busy lately. The latest example is the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), which is trying, unilaterally, to make it harder for Veterans to...

The Grandpa Scam

by Virginia Hammerle  Comments (0)
“Grandpa…..I’m in jail. I need your help.” “Brad? What’s happened?” “Oh, Grandpa, I am so scared. I was driving and got into an accident. I think I hurt someone. I took a breath test and...

HIPAA Explained. Finally.

by Virginia Hammerle  Comments (0)
If you are looking for a law that is universally misunderstood, then look no further. Behold the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act, affectionately known as “HIPAA.” HIPAA is a federal law. Texas took the...


Comprehensive Legal Services

 Hammerle Finley & Scroggins provides comprehensive legal services in business law, litigation, family law, estate planning, elder law and real estate.  We have offices in Plano, Denton, Lewisville, Southlake and Dallas, and practice regularly in Denton, Collin, Dallas and Tarrant County state and federal courts.  


The Business of  Family Law 

Hammerle Finley & Scroggins has attorneys with the necessary experience to properly litigate complex family law matters, including divorces with multiple income streams, oil and gas interests, trusts, business concerns, and real estate, custody disputes, alimony and modification.   


Estate Planning

 Family units are more complex in today's world, and that makes Estate Planning more challenging.  At Hammerle Finley & Scroggins, we have helped families reach solutions that work for them - using specifically tailored wills, powers of attorney, trusts, marital agreements and directives.   


Family Law

At Hammerle Finley and Scroggins, we have a lot of experience in Guardianship and Probate cases.  Probate involves everything from the simplest independent administration to complex will contests.  Guardianships range from parents seeking guardianship for their Special Needs adult child, to contested guardianships for elders.


Business Law

Businesses have a number of legal needs, and Hammerle Finley & Scroggins have the attorneys to address them.  Contracts, employment law, non-compete agreements, entity formations, shareholder and member interests - we help businesses from their start-up through full operations through final transition. 



Criminal Law

 Being accused of a crime - be it by state, federal or local authorities -  is a serious business.  Hammerle Finley & Scroggins has provided criminal defense representation for three decades, for crimes ranging from family violence to DWI to drug offenses. Let our experienced criminal defense attorneys work for you.


Trial Law

Why would anyone go through a lawsuit without an experienced trial attorney?  Hammerle Finley & Scroggins has represented clients in some of the most complex of cases, including multi-million dollar commercial cases, trust lawsuits, will disputes, custody matters and business disputes.   


Elder Law

At Hammerle Finley & Scroggins, we represent clients regarding Estate Planning, Powers of Attorney, Long-Term Care, Protecting Assets, Retirement Planning, Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid, Probate, Guardianship, and Age Discrimination.


Property Law

As every property owner in Texas can attest, Texas real estate law and oil and gas law is unique.  Hammerle Finley & Scroggins is experienced with issues surrounding mineral interests, deeds, deeds of trust, bank documents, security interests, title opinions, easements, boundary issues and disputes.

National Association of Elder Law Attorneys Member BadgeMartindale Hubbel Peer Review BadgeNational Association of Estate Planners & CouncilsVirginia Hammerle Board Certified - Trial Law- Texas Board of Legal Specialization