Graves, Dougherty, Hearon & Moody is an Austin, Texas-based law firm with more than 60 attorneys focused on delivering results that make a positive difference for clients and the community.
Founded in 1946, Graves Dougherty was established on the principles of hiring great people, practicing first-class law and focusing on accomplishing clients’ goals. Today it is the firm's tradition to serve its clients with excellence and enthusiasm that sets it apart as a leader in the field.
At any given time, the firm represents hundreds of clients, from local individuals to multi-million dollar international corporations. Many of these clients have been with the firm for decades and continue to watch their businesses thrive aided by Graves Dougherty's commitment to success.
The firm's attorneys have a strong sense of commitment and a hunger for excellence. They come from the nation's top law schools and are recognized as authorities in their areas of specialty.
The vast knowledge that accompanies this unparalleled expertise and depth of experience has allowed the firm to branch out into a variety of areas of specialty.
Over the years, Graves Dougherty's attorneys have included a former Assistant U.S. Attorney General, a former Special Assistant Texas Attorney General, a former general counsel to the Texas Governor and a former member of the U.S. Solicitor General's Office. Additionally, five Graves Dougherty lawyers have served as federal judges on the U.S. Court of Appeals. One was elected president of the State Bar of Texas. Several are former law review editors, have been chancellors, and a number have served as adjunct and visiting professors at The University of Texas at Austin School of Law and St. Mary's Law School in San Antonio.