About Us

George Petras has litigated a wide variety of matters in the Federal and State Courts of New Jersey and Texas, including but not limited to claims involving automobile and trucking negligence, premises liability, products liability, construction defect, professional liability (insurance agents, insurance claims professionals, real estate professionals, home inspectors, pest control inspectors and applicators, real estate appraisers, debt collectors, property managers, educators, attorneys and medical professionals), employer liability (including ERISA), public entities, personnel, discrimination and first party insurance disputes. Mr. Petras is in regular communication with the staff of The Texas Department of Insurance on behalf of his insurance clients.

Utilizing his 25+ years of experience, George is expanding his practice to cater to the legal needs of individuals and small businesses in addition to his insurance professional and company clients to provide quality and cost-effective legal services in all manner of civil litigation and civil matters.

George is a graduate of the University of Notre Dame and the Seton Hall University School of Law. He is admitted to practice in the State Courts of New Jersey and Texas, the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey, the United States District Court for the Western District of Texas, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit.

George is a former Staff Attorney with the Texas Department of Insurance, where he handled matters involving the regulation of insurance agents and insurance companies, including litigated matters before The State Office of Administrative Hearings.

George is an avid runner and cyclist. He is a fan of the Austin music experience and the growing Texas craft beer industry.

Sue Lee is a civil litigation and transactional attorney with over 17 years of experience in court precedings, motion practice, and appellate practice. Ms. Lee possesses a bachelor's degree in economics in addition to her doctor of jurisprudence. Sue has assisted complex trial litigation in insurance defense, civil rights, school law, and personnel matters, prepared appellate briefs and motions, and has appeared before trial and appellate courts.

Sue is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania and the University of Texas School of Law. She is admitted to practice in the State Courts of Texas and the United States District Court for the Western District of Texas.

1504 SAN ANTONIO ST, AUSTIN TX 78701
www.petraslawfirm.com
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