Rogers & Whitley, L.L.P.

Rogers & Whitley, L.L.P.

Corporate, business and estate planning, commercial real estate and construction law firm

Firm Overview

Experienced Austin, Texas Attorneys Provide High Quality Transactional Legal Services

Since 1999, Rogers & Whitley, L.L.P. has provided in-depth knowledge and exceptional transactional legal services to individuals and businesses in Austin and throughout Texas. Our attorneys have extensive experience in all phases of business transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, sales of businesses and formation of business entities. Our firm has represented clients in negotiating and documenting a wide variety of business contracts. We also have experience with trademark registrations and protection of intellectual property rights.

Each of our lawyers has over 25 years of experience in planning, negotiating and documenting all types of business transactions. In the corporate area, we have experience representing clients from formation through growth and development to sale or dissolution. No matter where you are now or where you would like your business to go, we can help you get there.

Our firm also plans, negotiates and documents all types of commercial real estate transactions, from development, acquisition and leasing to management and sale. We have experience with both private land owners and developers, and public entities. Whatever type of commercial real estate transaction you may be considering, we can provide the services you need.

We also represent clients in preparing their wills, powers of attorney and other estate plan documents, creating trusts and representing executors in probate proceedings.

Our services include:
-Business planning
-Construction law
-Estate planning and probate law
-Mergers and acquisitions
-Real estate
-Zoning and land use

Attentive Austin lawyers committed to professionalism and integrity
Our goal is to provide the most effective, skilled and efficient legal representation for you and your business. Our hard work and dedication to clients is evident in our AV Preeminent Peer Review Rating by Martindale-Hubbell, the highest recognition possible in the legal industry, for professionalism and ethics.

We thoroughly analyze your situation, clearly discuss our legal strategies with you and effectively resolve your legal matters. Whatever your issue, you can be sure your transaction will be handled skillfully and efficiently, and with respect and care.

Main Office

Main Office
2210 San Gabriel Street
Austin TX 78705



Real Estate

Commercial Real Estate Lawyers

A transaction-focused Texas real estate firm for your business
Commercial real estate attorneys at Rogers & Whitley, L.L.P. handle all aspects of commercial real estate. Each of our real estate attorneys has at least 25 years of experience in commercial real estate and business transactions.

Our firm handles real estate transactions for a wide variety of clients, including property owners, developers, buyers and sellers. We also represent school districts and other public entities in real estate matters.

Commercial real estate transactions
The real estate transactions we can handle for your business include:
-Commercial real estate closings
-Construction and build-outs
-Easements, restrictions and development agreements
-Financing and mortgages
-Representing landlords and tenants in leasing transactions
-Land use and zoning
-Sales contracts drafting and review

William A. Rogers

Rogers & Whitley, L.L.P.

Practice areas
-Corporate law
-Business law, including formation of corporations, limited liability companies, partnerships and other business entities
-Mergers and acquisitions
-Bank advisory services, including regulatory applications and mergers and acquisitions of banks and bank holding companies
-Business planning
-Securities offerings and private placements
-Contract negotiation and documentation
-Real estate transactions
-Distribution agreements
-Trademark registrations
-Estate planning and probate

-Texas, 1982

-University of Texas at Austin, J.D. with honors 1982
-Southern Methodist University, B.B.A. with high honors 1977

-AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell, the highest recognition possible in the legal industry for professionalism and ethics

Associations and memberships
-State Bar of Texas
-American Bar Association
-Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants

Biographical details
-Beta Gamma Sigma
-Beta Alpha Psi
-Associate Editor, Texas Law Review, 1981-1982
-Certified Public Accountant
-Fellow: Texas Bar Foundation


University of Texas at Austin