COVID-19 Information Update : Flaherty Jones Thompson remains open and continues service to clients.
As the situation with the COVID-19 pandemic continues to develop and evolve, the safety, health and well-being of our clients and our team are paramount to Flaherty Jones Thompson. We are following the guidance of the Centers for Disease Control, the State of Texas, and the City of Austin to ensure the safety of our employees, our clients, and our families.
Flaherty Jones Thompson will continue to be available to provide services to all our clients. Below is a list of FAQ’s regarding our response and commitment to you during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Can I have a consultation with my lawyer remotely?
Flaherty Jones Thompson has comprehensive remote working capabilities and all of our lawyers and staff are working securely from home. We will continue to meet with clients in our offices or their homes, by appointment. We have multiple video conferencing options. Please contact our office to make arrangements. We have the good fortune that our phones and electronic files are 100% cloud-based and continue to be accessible by our attorneys and staff.
Will my lawyer be available to answer questions and work on my matter?
Yes, we are open and your legal matters will continue to receive proper attention. You can email, call, or video conference with us during this time.
How are court hearings and appointments affected?
The Texas courts are adjusting regular operations and most non-emergency hearings are being rescheduled. The local courts are continuing to hold uncontested hearings for the probate of wills. This is a dynamic and changing situation. We are following the situation closely. Please talk with your attorney to assess what this will mean for your matter.
Can I consult with a lawyer about a new estate planning, probate or litigation matter?
Yes, we have office staff working to ensure that no business interruption occurs. For information about an estate planning, probate or litigation matter please call our office. Your estate planning, probate and litigation matters remain our top priority and we are committed to providing expert, compassionate and comprehensive representation even during this worldwide crisis.