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John E. Carlson


John has more than 20 years of broad civil litigation experience and has successfully represented plaintiffs and defendants in state and federal court. He regularly handles matters pertaining to contractual and commercial disputes, business torts, products liability, DTPA, personal injury, and probate. John also has extensive experience in administrative law, including representing both permit applicants and protestors in contested environmental permitting proceedings. He has represented both appellants and appellees in appeals of court decisions and administrative orders. John also has substantial experience preparing contracts and other commercial documents, real estate instruments, and wills and other estate planning documents.

Looking for a lawyer in Austin or the nearby areas? Contact Howry Breen & Herman online or by phone at (512) 430-4844 to schedule a free, confidential consultation.


  • J.D., The University of Texas at Austin, 1994 (Member, Texas Law Review)
  • M.B.A., The University of Texas at Austin, 1987
  • B.S., Texas A&M University, 1985 (magna cum laude)

Professional Involvement & Organizations

  • State Bar of Texas
  • Austin Bar Association
  • Member of Various Boards and Councils

Licenses and Admissions

  • State Bar of Texas
  • Also Admitted to Practice before the U.S. District Courts for the Eastern and Western Districts of Texas

Contact John:

Office: 512-439-4102

Mobile: 512-294-3411

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