Verify someone is a lawyer

HOUSTON – The State Bar of Texas maintains a database where the public can verify a person’s law license and see if a lawyer has been disciplined in the past.


Type in a name under “Find a Lawyer.”

Look for the colored shapes to determine the individual's status.

Expand a lawyer’s details to see whether he or she has been the subject of any disciplinary action.

To find out specifics about the discipline, call the State Bar of Texas at 512-427-1463.