Tom Ausley received the prestigious Sam Emison Award, bestowed by the Texas Academy of Family Law Specialists (TAFLS) at the TAFLS Annual Membership Dinner held in conjunction with the State Bar of Texas 2013 Advanced Family Law Course.TAFLS is a voluntary association whose membership consists of family lawyers who are board certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. The award is considered the single, highest honor a Texas family lawyer can receive and is given in recognition of a lawyer's significant contributions to the practice of family law and the family law bar.
Tom is a Past-President of the Texas Chapter of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers and has served on the Board of Governors for the national organization. Additionally, Tom has served as Chair of the State Bar of Texas Family Law Section Council, one of the largest sections of the state bar.
Tom is known throughout the state as a person of integrity and professionalism and often mentors young lawyers. He has been recognized as a Texas Super Lawyer since 2003 and as a Best Lawyer in America, Family Law Section since 1987.
Congratulations to Tom!