The Law Office of Audrey Mullert Vicknair

The Law Office of Audrey Mullert Vicknair

Preeminent Civil Appellate Attorney Serving Corpus Christi and South Texas

Firm Overview

Attorney Audrey Mullert Vicknair has 20 years of experience handling civil appeals in Corpus Christi and other areas of South Texas. Clients work directly with Ms. Vicknair throughout the lifespan of their case, and she tailors her approach to address all aspects of the appeal. She personally ensures every case receives the level of service and attention it deserves.

An exclusive focus on civil appeals

Civil appellate work has always been a guiding force in Ms. Vicknair's legal career with the exception of working as a prosecutor for nearly three years, Ms. Vicknair has been closely involved in civil appeals since graduating from law school. She is a former briefing attorney with the 13th Court of Appeals and was recruited to numerous civil appeal law firm departments prior to establishing her own firm. After meeting with clients and performing a thorough analysis of how the original outcome of their case came to be, Ms. Vicknair details all available options and helps them determine their best course of action.

Her appellate practice includes providing assistance with:
-Trial court briefing
-Research
-Motions
-Jury charge preparation
-Full appellate briefing
-Oral argument

She handles cases in state and federal courts, and has argued before the Texas Supreme Court and the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals in New Orleans.

Accolades

Ms. Vicknair's legal abilities and ethical nature are reflected in her standing as AV Preeminent Peer Review RatedSM by Martindale-Hubbell, an award lawyers can only obtain by receiving high recommendations from other industry professionals. She has been Board Certified in Civil Appellate Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization for 15 years.

Named to Texas Monthly Magazine's Texas Super Lawyers in Appellate Law, 2011, 2012, 2013.
Main Office
Main Office
802 N. Carancahua, Suite 1350, Frost Bank Plaza
Corpus Christi  TX  78401
Phone
  • (361) 884-5400
Websites
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Audrey Vicknair

Board Certified in Civil Appellate Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization, Audrey Mullert Vicknair is a skilled Texas civil appellate court lawyer. Ms. Vicknair exclusively focuses her practice on civil appeals. Regardless of the complexity of your case, Ms. Vicknair has the first-hand experience needed to address your appeal in state or federal court.

Awards

In addition to her board certification, Ms. Vicknair is AV Preeminent Peer Review RatedSM by Martindale-Hubbell for ethical standards and legal ability. She was listed as a Texas Rising Star by Texas Super Lawyers in 2004 and 2005.

Named to Texas Monthly Magazine's Texas Super Lawyers in Appellate Law, 2011, 2012, 2013.

Education

Ms. Vicknair is a Life Fellow of the Texas Bar Foundation and received her Juris Doctor from the University of Houston, where she was a member of Phi Delta Phi. She earned a Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Texas at Austin.

Admissions and professional memberships

Ms. Vicknair is serving on the Texas Bar Foundation New Fellows Nominating Committee as Chair for District 11, 2011-2014.

She was admitted to the Texas Bar in 1991. She was subsequently admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court, Southern District of Texas in 2000. Her professional memberships include the Corpus Christi Bar Association, the Corpus Christi Young Lawyers Association and the Coastal Bend Women Lawyers Association. She is a former president for all three organizations. She is also a fellow in the Texas Bar Foundation and the State Bar of Texas Appellate Section.

Speeches

Supreme Court of Texas Update, Corpus Christi Bar Association Advanced Personal Injury Seminar 2013

Interlocutory Appeals, State Bar of Texas Advanced Appellate Practice Course 2013, Appellate Practice 101, Austin, Texas (guest presenter)

Coastal Bend Women Lawyers Association February Luncheon, "A Primer (or Refresher!) on Error Preservation and Deadlines," February, 2013

2012 Corpus Christi Bar Association Advanced Personal Injury Law Course, "Supreme Court Update," November 2012

2011 State Bar of Texas Advanced Civil Appellate Practice Course, Appellate Practice 101, "Interlocutory Appeals Q&A" September 7, 2011, Austin

From 2000 to 2008, Ms. Vicknair was a course director for the Corpus Christi Bar Association's Civil Appellate Seminar. Other speeches include:
-"Class Action Update," State Bar of Texas 27th Annual Advanced Civil Trial Course, September, 2004
-"Can He Say That? Defamation in the Workplace How to Avoid a Lawsuit," Bracewell & Patterson Client Conference on Developments in Labor and Employment Laws, 2002
-"The User-Friendly Guide to Robinson," with Rudy Gonzales, Jr., Corpus Christi Bar Association Civil Appellate Seminar, 1999

Prior work experience

Prior to establishing her private practice in 2005, Ms. Vicknair was a partner in the Appellate/Trial Section of Bracewell & Giuliani, L.L.P. and an associate in the Appellate Section of Chaves, Gonzales & Hoblit, LLP. She has also worked as a Nueces County prosecutor and as a briefing attorney for the 13th Court of Appeals.

Professional service. Comprehensive representation.

Located in the beautiful Frost Bank Building of Corpus Christi, the Law Office of Audrey Mullert Vicknair represents clients in civil appellate court cases throughout South Texas, including Houston, San Antonio and Brownsville.

Community Activities

Corpus Christi Crime Stoppers, Chairwoman of the Board 2012-2014

Contact the Law Office of Audrey Mullert Vicknair online or at 361.888.8413 to speak to Ms. Vicknair regarding your legal matter.
Education
  • University of Houston
    J.D.
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