Carabin Shaw Attorneys and Counselors

Firm Overview

Our firm was designed to offer legal services of all aspects to residents of South Texas including but not limited to. Personal Injury, Wrongful Death, Auto Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, 18 Wheeler Accidents, Motor Vehicle Defects, Product Liability, Drug Recalls, Animal Attacks, Bicycle Accidents, Social Security Disability, Oil and Gas Drilling Accidents, Construction Site Accidents, Workers Compensation including Federal, Bus/School Bus Accidents, Slip and Falls, Food Recalls, Employment Law, Business and Real Estate Law, Real Estate Title Services, Family Law and Criminal Law.

Main Office
630 Broadway
San Antonio  TX  78215
  • (800) 862-1260
  • (210) 222-2288
  • (210) 222-1480


Services Offered For Fixed Fees?
Carabin Shaw prefers to take cases on a contingency basis and generally does not accept payment until client wins.

Office Information

Office Hours
M-F 8:30-6pm with emergency hours 24/7
Office Manager
Tracey Leonard
Emergency After Hours
Languages Spoken
Yes most attorneys and legal assistants speak Spanish.

Other Offices

Laredo, El Paso; Beaumont; Beeville, Rockport; McAllen; Austin, Seguin

Laredo, El Paso; Beaumont; Beeville, Rockport; McAllen; Austin, Seguin

Is your firm willing to help a client with one discrete part of a case, without taking on the whole case?

It depends on the circumstances on the case.

How frequently does your firm use mediation, arbitration, or collaborative law to resolve cases?

On a regular basis.

What distinguishes your law firm from others?

Personal Attention with the client by the attorneys on a regular basis.

What is your firm's point of view regarding clients educating themselves on legal issues?

Advocates for assisting clients who can help themselves.

Is your firm willing to review documents prepared by clients?

Not for specialized or complex litigation issue, but yes for simple noncomplex issues.

Is your firm willing to coach clients who want to represent themselves?

Absolutely, Carabin Shaw actually publishes pamphlets and books on how to handle various legal situations.

Sue Nicholas

Carabin Shaw was created in 1992.

  • Bar Number: 784955
    Texas , 1992

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