Thomas L. Ausley


Ausley Algert Robertson & Flores


Ausley Algert Robertson & Flores
Ste. 420 3307 Northland Dr.
Austin TX, 78731
Phone: (512) 454-8791
Fax: (512) 454-9091


Practice emphasizes Traditional Client Representation and Litigation



  • Austin, Texas
  • Bastrop, Texas
  • Williamson, Texas

Legal Organizations

State Bar of Texas, Family Law Council, 2003-2013 (Secretary, 2008-2009, Treasurer, 2009-2010, Vice-Chair, 2010-2011, Chair, 2011-2012, Immediate Past Chair, 2012-2013); Board Certified by Texas Board of Legal Specialization Family Law, 1980 (re-certified 2010); International Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, American Bar Assn., American Board of Trial Advocates, Collaborative Institute of Texas (Board of Trustees, 2003-2007); Texas Family Law Foundation (Board of Trustees, 2006-2009); College of the State Bar of Texas, Texas Bar Foundation, American Bar Foundation, American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers Foundation, Texas Academy of Family Law Specialists, Austin and Williamson County Bar Associations.


Winner of the 2013 Sam Emison Award, voted by the Texas Association of Family Law Specialists (TAFLS); Listed in The Best Lawyers in America, Family Law Section, 1987-2013; Named by Texas Monthly Magazine as: “Texas Super Lawyers" (2003 - 2013), one of the “Top 50 Central/West Texas Region” (2004, 2007, 2012, 2013), and one of the “Top 100 Lawyers in Texas” (2007); Named “Lawyer of the Year in Central Texas” by Best Lawyers, 2009; Listed in Austin Monthly, The Best Lawyers in Austin - Family Law, 2002; Received the “Distinguished Lawyer Award” by the Austin Bar Association (2008); Received the Outstanding Fundraiser Award given by the Association of Fundraising Professionals, Austin Chapter, 2008; Received President and Chair’s Courage and Integrity Award given by Planned Parenthood Federation of America, 2004; Received Good Guys and Gals Award given by the National Women’s Political Caucus, Texas Chapter, 2004; “AV” rating, Martindale-Hubbell Legal Directory

CLE Presentations

State Bar of Texas' Advanced Family Law Course, 2003, Characterization and Tracing; Advanced Family Law Course, 2004, Professionalism in Family Law; 1st Annual Collaborative Law Seminar, 2004, The Use of Collaborative Law in Your Practice; Ultimate Trial Notebook, 2004, Pretrial and Scheduling Orders; University of Texas Family Law on the Front Lines, 2004, Collaborative Law; Collaborative Law Spring Retreat, 2005, Leadership and Self-Renewal for Collaborative Professionals; University of Texas Family Law on the Front Lines, 2005, Impaired Clients; Ethical Issues and Advocacy; Associate Judge's Training, 2005, The Hague Convention; Advanced Family Law Course, 2005, Ethics & Enhancement of the Attorney-Client Relationship; Paralegal Assn. of the Permian Basin, 2006, Ethics; Texas Academy of Family Law Specialists' Trial Institute, 2006, Litigation Alternative - Collaborative Law; State Bar of Texas' Marriage Dissolution Institute, 2006, Moderator of Judges' Panel; State Bar of Texas Annual Meeting, Family Law Course Director, 2006; Ultimate Trial Notebook, 2006, Course Director; State Bar of Texas' Family Law on the Front Lines, 2007, Representing the Difficult Client; Advanced Family Law Course, 2007, Advanced Collaborative Law; Advanced Family Law Course, 2007, The Not So Easy To Identify Executive Employment Benefits; Collaborative Law Institute of Texas Boot Camp, 2009, Ethics in Collaborative Law; International Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers Annual Meeting, The Path to Yearning for Zion/FLDS; University of Texas School of Law and Texas Family Law Foundation's 10th Biennial, 2009, Family Law Legislative Update; Austin Bar Assn., 2009, Family Law Practice in Difficult Economic Times.


Securing and Collecting What Your Client Got, State Bar of Texas' Advanced Family Law Course, 1999; The Use of Paralegals in Family Law Cases, Ultimate Trial Notebook for Family Law, 2000; Professionalism in Family Law, Advanced Family Law Course, 2004; Pretrial and Scheduling Orders, Ultimate Trial Notebook, 2004; Leadership and Self-Renewal for Collaborative Professionals; Collaborative Law Institute of Texas, 2005; Impaired Clients: Ethical Issues and Advocacy, University of Texas Family Law on the Front Lines, 2005; The Hague convention, Associate Judges' Training, 2005; Ethics and the Enhancement of the Attorney-Client Relationship, Advanced Family Law Course, 2005; The Professional Practice: Yourself, Your Office and Your Relationships with Others, 2008; Getting to Closure and Managing Client Relations, Advanced Family Law Course, 2008.

AAML Chapter

Texas Chapter, Former, President, 2005; Vice President, 2004; Secretary, 2003; Treasurer, 2002.