Houston Attorney Specializing In Tax and Bankruptcy Law, Family Law, Personal Injury and Commercial and Collections Law, Malpractice and Employment Law

Firm Overview

The Law Office of Joseph Onwuteaka, P.C. was established in 1986 and is a general practice law firm serving individuals, business owners and small to medium-size companies. Dedicated to being aggressive and zealous for each client, the firms philosophy of service is based on the foundation that our success is measured by the results of each and every case.

During the past 26 years, the firm, under Mr. Onwuteakas leadership, has handled thousands of cases through conclusion. Representative areas of practice and experience include tax and bankruptcy law, family law, personal injury and commercial and collections law, malpractice and employment law. The firms extensive case history and experience has included individual cases representing in excess of one million dollars.
Main Office
8323 Southwest Freeway, Suite 650
Houston  TX  77074
  • (713) 271-5760
  • (713) 271-9206
Litigation, Collections, Business & Taxes, Bankruptcy
Operating a business and managing personal finances have become increasingly more complex. Understanding tax rules and regulations and how they can affect you personally and your business is critical to anyones financial success. At the Law Offices of Joseph Onwuteaka, we are accustomed to working with individuals and business owners on a wide variety of financial issues. Since Joseph Onwuteaka is both a Texas licensed attorney and a Certified Public Accountant, our firm can advise you of your rights and responsibilities from a legal perspective with a thorough understanding of the financial issues.

Our firm can provide answers to questions concerning a new business or help you handle a collection matter or a personal tax or bankruptcy issue. Whatever your situation is, we encourage you to seek assistance. Our firm is pleased to meet with to review your situation; an appointment for private consultation can be arranged quickly and easily by calling (713) 271-5760.
Family Law
Dealing with a divorce or child custody concern are difficult issues for any family. The law firm of Joseph Onwuteaka has developed family law as one of the firm's primary areas of specialization. We can provide answers to questions concerning a divorce or a child custody issue and assist you with handling your case through the court system. We encourage you to handle your situation, whatever it may be in a knowledgeable and prepared manner by contacting our office to set an appointment for a free consultation. You may contact us by telephone at (713) 271-5760.
Personal Injury
Personal Injury and Medical Malpractice
If you have been injured in an automobile accident, because of a doctor's or hospital's negligence, or as a result of a defective product, our firm can advise you of your legal rights and responsibilities, evaluate your situation and use negotiation skill to affect a settlement. Immediately after an accident, it is critical to gather information and wage loss information to prepare for your claim. Our firm is dedicated to protecting your rights, for a free consultation with our firm call (713) 271-5760 to arrange an appointment.

Joseph Onwuteaka

Admission Details:

Admitted in 1986, Texas
Texas Southern District/Bankruptcy Court
Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals
US Tax Court

Law School Attended:

Texas Southern University, Thurgood Marshall School of Law, Class of 1986 J.D. cum laude

University Attended:

Alabama Agricultural & Mechanical University, Class of 1981 B.Sc.
Alabama Agricultural & Mechanical University, Class of 1983 M.B.A.



Associations & Memberships:

State Bar of Texas; American Bar Association
Million Dollar Advocates Forum
The Association of Trial Lawyers of America
Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants; Association of Attorneys and C.P.A.'s.

Joseph Onwuteaka

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