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Joel B. Bennett, P.C.

Firm Overview

Founded in 1982, JOEL B. BENNETT, P.C., has become established as a small firm focused on providing a high level of service to clients in probate, family, personal injury, immigration, and criminal law matters. Over the past three decades, our firm has earned the respect of the Central Texas legal community by providing experienced representation to individuals, families, and corporate clients in Travis, Williamson, Hays, Bastrop, Bell and surrounding counties. Our attorneys are not only zealous advocates in the courtroom, but also savvy negotiators who avail the opportunity to settle, mediate, or work collaboratively to resolve legal proceedings in a less stressful manner for the client and on a more cost-sensitive basis.

Our Commitment

Presently staffed by three attorneys and supporting personnel, our team is dedicated to making a positive impact on the lives and legal concerns of our clients. Our staff is committed to serving our clients with professionalism, integrity, and dedication. Our attorneys strive to be accessible and to maintain open communication with our clients. Every client and every legal concern is a priority for our firm.

At JOEL B. BENNETT, P.C., we will take time to understand your circumstances, explain your rights, answer your questions, return your calls, and keep you informed about the status of your case.
To schedule a consultation with one of the attorneys at JOEL B. BENNETT, P.C. call 512.476.8595 or contact us by email at info@joelbennettlaw.com.


Joel B. Bennett

Mr. Bennett has a wide and extensive experience in the legal profession. After receiving his Doctorate of Jurisprudence from the University of Texas Law School in 1977 and admission to the State Bar of Texas the same year, Mr. Bennett became an Assistant County Attorney for Travis County. In 1982, He founded the firm JOEL B. BENNETT, P.C. as his private practice. He has represented Austin Community College, Capitol Metro, the City of Austin, the State Board of Insurance, and the Texas Department of Insurance in litigation. As a former real estate title researcher and examiner, Mr. Bennett also has a strong background in real estate law in addition to his diverse practice in civil and criminal litigation.

Bar Admissions:
State Bar of Texas (1977)
  • University of Texas School of Law (J.D. 1977)
  • University of North Texas (M.B.A. 1970)
  • University of North Texas (B.A. in Mathematics, 1968)

April Griffin

April Griffin has served as in-house counsel for several state agencies, advising clients on matters pertaining to government procurement, open government law, agency rule-making, legislative issues, special education, rehabilitative services, employment, and policy issues. As a solo practitioner, she has handled estate planning, probate, and guardianship matters. She has served as legal counsel for individuals and business entities handling transactional matters including business development, entity formation, filings, entity status changes, contract review, contract formation, negotiations, breach of contract and termination issues.

April is a proud supporter of veterans' rights having served on active duty in the United States Air Force for over seven years. She is a board member for the Austin Black Lawyers Association Foundation and a Council Member of the State Bar of Texas Administrative and Public Law Section. April also serves as a Commissioner on the Travis County ESD 2 Board.


Fundada en 1982, JOEL B. BENNETT, P.C. se ha establecido como una pequeña empresa enfocada en proporcionar un alto nivel de servicio a clientes en legalización de un testamento, casos de familia, lesiones personales, inmigración y asuntos de derecho penal. Durante las últimas tres décadas, nuestra oficina ha ganado el respeto de la comunidad legal de Central Texas proporcionando representación a individuos, familias y organizaciones de pequeñas empresas en Travis, Williamson, Hays, Bastrop, Bell y condados alrededores. Nuestros abogados son celosos en su defensa de sala de tribunal, pero nunca pasan por alto la oportunidad de resolver, mediar, o trabajar colaborativamente para resolver la causa en una manera menos estresante y menos costosa.


Actualmente atendida por tres abogados y personal de apoyo, nuestro equipo está dedicado a hacer un impacto positivo en las vidas y preocupaciones legales de nuestros clientes. Nuestro personal está comprometido a servir a nuestros clientes con profesionalismo, integridad y dedicación. Nuestros abogados se esfuerzan para ser accesible y mantener una comunicación abierta con nuestros clientes. Cada cliente y cada preocupación legal es una prioridad para nosotros.

Aqui en JOEL BENNETT, P.C., tomaremos el tiempo para entender sus circunstancias, explicar cuáles son sus derechos responder a sus preguntas, regresar sus llamadas y mantenerle informado sobre el estado de su caso.

Para una consulta con uno de nuestros abogados en JOEL B. BENNETT, P.C. favor de llamar al 512-476-8595 o por correo electronico al info@joelbennettlaw.com.

Contact Us

Contact Us

Joel B. Bennett, P.C.
2939 East 12th Street
Austin, Texas 78702
Phone: (512) 476-8595
Fax: (512) 476-8834

Office Hours:
Monday – Thursday 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.
Friday 8:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M.