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|

Lake House Dwellers Threaten Owner, Try to Terminate Early, and Fail.

In Spring 2013, an Austin Homeowner entered into a 12-month lease with a professional couple to rent her large, multistory mansion located on the lakefront of Lake Travis. The Tenants lived in the house through the summer and fall of 2013, but in December the Tenants purchased a new home and decided to vacate the [...]

2017-11-07T12:34:09+00:00 May 7th, 2014|Articles|

Pete Reid Law Relocates to Elegant New Offices

Pete Reid Law, PLLC has completed its move to larger offices located at 703 West 10th Street. Tucked into one of Austin’s most desirable downtown neighborhoods, the new location has the convenience of being just two blocks from the Travis County Courthouse while still maintaining a calm and welcoming feel. You will find the new [...]

2017-11-07T12:35:01+00:00 March 7th, 2014|Articles|

Boston Legal Drama: Pete Reid Law Triumphs in Litigation Between Boston Company and its Client

Short-Term Solutions is a well-established business similar to HomeAway or Airbnb that provides a listing service for corporations and individuals seeking short-term furnished rentals in the Boston area. In 2012, an Austin-based businessman used Short-Term Solutions to find an apartment in Downtown Boston. He signed a short-term lease agreement with the landlord for a furnished [...]

2017-11-07T12:36:51+00:00 November 13th, 2013|Articles, Feature|

Pete Reid Law, PLLC Secures Victory For Austin Homeowner In Lawsuit Against General Contractor

In December 2011, a homeowner hired a General Contractor (GC) to remodel her home in Downtown Austin. However, shortly after construction began, the homeowner was surprised to receive a notice from the City of Austin that the proper permits had not been pulled for the construction site. Despite multiple attempts by the homeowner to engage [...]

2017-11-07T12:37:18+00:00 November 11th, 2013|Articles, Feature|