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Attorneys Robert A. Schulman, Ricardo R. Lopez and Joseph E. Hoffer established Schulman, Lopez & Hoffer, LLP, in 2011 after practicing together for many years with another prominent Texas law firm. In 2015, Jason Adelstein merged his commercial real estate and natural resources practice with the Firm, and it became Schulman, Lopez, Hoffer & Adelstein, LLP. Janet Vaughan Robertson joined SLHA in 2017 and leads the Firm’s bond counsel and public finance practice. In 2018, Denise Nance Pierce joined the Firm bringing 20 years of school law experience to our dynamic team. Together, our attorneys have over 100 years of experience serving Texas and Louisiana school districts, charter schools, local government entities, and private commercial clients. We are proud of our ability to provide our clients with responsive, service driven legal advice.

One of our hallmarks is our accessibility. Our clients have unparalleled access to all of our attorneys no matter when or where needed. We work closely with each client providing individualized attention that is responsive to client needs.

Our team are often invited to speak at national, state, regional and local conferences including, but not limited to:
›  The Bond Buyer’s Texas Public Finance Conference
›  The
Education Law Association
›  The Louisiana Association of Public Charter Schools
›  The National Alliance of Public Charter School Attorneys
›  The National Association of Bond Lawyers

›  National School Board Association
›  The Texas Association of School Administrators
›  The Texas Association of School Business Officials
›  The Texas Charter Schools Association
›  The University of Texas School Law Conference

We respect the rules of court and procedure and adhere to the highest ethical standards and the Texas Lawyers Creed.

If you are an existing client we thank you for the opportunity to work with and serve you. If you would like to learn more about becoming a client, please contact our office.