Austin Homebuyer Recovers Purchase Price, Damages, and Attorneys’ Fees After Discovering Misrepresentations by Realtors and Seller.

In April 2014, an Austin Homebuyer purchased an old property in South Austin. The MLS listing described the property as a ‘duplex’, and that it consisted of ‘2/1 and 3/1 apartments’ on each floor. As such, the Homebuyer planned to renovate the property, and then lease the two units to separate tenants. The property was [...]

2017-11-07T12:23:42+00:00 September 21st, 2016|Articles|

How Pete Reid Law Helped Lulu the Dog Find Her Way Home

Lulu is a beloved Great Pyrenees dog who was stolen from the yard of her owner, a documentary filmmaker, one summer afternoon. Lulu was eventually picked up by Austin Animal Control, and wrongly given to a family in Round Rock who claimed to be the dog’s true owner. The Filmmaker had previously retained Pete Reid Law for [...]

2017-11-07T12:20:51+00:00 August 19th, 2016|Articles|

Award-Winning Austin Hair Salon Fails In Attempt To Enforce Signed Non-Compete Agreement Against Former Stylist

An upscale Austin hair salon and spa brought a lawsuit against a former employee and sought an injunction to stop the mother of two from working for one year within a 10-mile radius of the salon. The Stylist had worked at the Salon for only 8 months and was required to sign an Employment Agreement [...]

2017-11-07T12:23:51+00:00 March 7th, 2016|Articles|

Celebrated Austin Club Saved From Eviction Over Loud Music By Pete Reid Law

Located underground in the heart of Austin’s well known 6th street is the acclaimed and lively Barcelona nightclub. For more than a decade the venue has been one of the busiest and loudest features of the Austin live music and clubbing scene. Recently however the club was threatened with closure due to a dispute with [...]

2017-11-07T12:26:33+00:00 July 30th, 2015|Articles|

Local Musician Fends Off Developers’ Easement Claims Thanks to Pete Reid Law

Mandy Mercier is a long-time Austinite and an award-winning musician who has worked with the likes of Townes Van Zandt, Willie Nelson, Lyle Lovett, and Stevie Ray Vaughan. Ms. Mercier’s life was turned upside-down when a group of aggressive real estate Developers purchased an old house in Travis Heights next to her home and promptly [...]

2017-11-07T12:24:06+00:00 July 15th, 2015|Articles|

Pete Reid Law Wins Internet Advertising Competition (IAC) Award

Lawyer Ad named "Best Legal Online Video" in Web Marketing Association's 2015 IAC Award Competition. Austin -- Pete Reid Law, PLLC, an Austin-based law firm specializing in business litigation, tech, and sports law, has won an award for outstanding achievement in Internet advertising in the Web Marketing Association's 13th annual Internet Advertising Competition (IAC). Pete [...]

2017-11-07T12:27:01+00:00 April 7th, 2015|Articles, Feature|

Pete Reid interviewed for NBC News, Austin American-Statesman; writes for Fox News

In September 2014, Scotland held a referendum to determine whether it should be an independent country. In the build-up and aftermath, Pete Reid was invited to give his opinion on the issues by several national news networks here in the US. In an article entitled 'Meet the Americans Campaigning For Scotland's Independence', NBC News interviewed [...]

2017-11-07T12:27:53+00:00 November 4th, 2014|Articles|

The verdict is in: Pete Reid Law makes “arguably the greatest lawyer commercial ever”

This summer Pete Reid Law made its first TV commercial. As Pete told Texas Lawyer magazine,  "I've always had the idea to make a lawyer commercial that's a bit different." Filmed over two days in June, the ad has had quite an impact. Pete's original idea was brought to life by Tina Rivera Productions and [...]

2017-11-07T13:17:57+00:00 October 17th, 2014|Articles, Feature|

Pete Reid Writes Op-Ed for Fox News on Scottish Referendum Result

On the eve of the historic referendum on Scottish Indpendence, Pete Reid was approached by Fox News to write an article about the vote and to record his thoughts as the results were made known. At about 5am on Friday September 19th, the votes had been counted and the people of Scotland had voted to [...]

2017-11-07T12:30:05+00:00 September 22nd, 2014|Articles, Feature|

Despite Contract of Sale, Neighbor Refuses to Sell. PRL Sues and Forces Sale.

In March 2014, a Texan couple entered into a contract to buy a unique piece of property from their Neighbor in Burnet County. However, less than 24 hours after both parties had agreed to the terms of the contract, and a last minute increase in sales price, the Buyers were stunned to hear from the [...]

2017-11-07T12:33:16+00:00 July 14th, 2014|Articles|