Joe Grady Tuck is a 7th generation Bastrop County resident who served as the elected District Attorney of the 6 county 216th Judicial District of Texas. At the time of his election in 1972,at the age of 26, Joe Grady was the youngest elected prosecutor in the country, and the State's only Republican DA. Prior to his election, he worked on the staff of both Republican Parties of Texas and Colorado was appointed to a post in the Nixon Administration in Washington, D.C., and for Republican Congressman Bill Archer of Houston.
Joe has also taught criminal justice at Shriner University in Kerrville, and taught Employment Law at the graduate school of Chapman University, in California. Joe was a founding member of the Cedar Creek Rotary Club and currently serves on the board of trustees for the Bastrop Historical Society.
Joe Grady Tuck was voted as the "Best Attorney in Bastrop County" in the 2017 Bastrop Advertiser/Smithville Times Best of Bastrop Reader's Choice.
Elizabeth Beyer lives in Elgin and her family has lived and served in Bastrop County for more than 20 years. She graduated from the University of Texas and began working in the legal services industry in 2003, and became licensed by the Supreme Court of Texas in 2009 after receiving her law degree from St. Mary’s University in San Antonio.
Since being licensed, Elizabeth has practiced at The Fowler Law Firm in Austin and Georgetown, with Becky Beaver’s office in Austin, and has run her own firms in the Austin area. Elizabeth served as a managing editor and published law review author at St. Mary’s, where she was also on the Dean’s list and received the Pro Bono Service award. She has also been on the Board of the Travis County Women Lawyers’ Association and received the President’s Award in 2014 for her service to that organization.
Native Austinite, Marilyn Poole, has been licensed to practice for over 40 years. A graduate of the University of Texas School of Law, she has varied experience as private practitioner and as Assistant Attorney General of Texas. She brings to our office good horse sense as well as legal expertise, and clients are comfortable with her wise counsel and ability to communicate the most complex legal matters in understandable terms.
Marilyn received her bachelor’s degree from Austin College in Sherman, Texas, prior to attending Texas Law School where she attained the Consul Award, Board of Advocates, and President of the Student Bar Association. She currently serves on several professional and community boards, including Austin Bar Foundation and Children’s Haven Association. She is a member of the local and state Wills, Probate, Trusts and Real Estate Sections.
Marilyn and her family operate a small farm and ranch in the Bastrop area.
Chris Kirby and his family have called Bastrop County home for more than 15 years. Licensed to practice for over 20 years, for the past decade Chris has focused on assisting small business owners, professionals, and their families to achieve their goals and protect their assets.
Chris received his Bachelor of Arts from Rhodes College, Memphis, Tennessee and received his Juris Doctor from the University of Arkansas. He is a life member of the Order of the Barristers and a member of the State Bar of Texas where he served on its statewide Law Practice Management Committee. Most notably, Chris is a sought-after attorney coach. By recent count he has worked with well over 3000 professionals in 38 states. As a result of working with such a large and diverse client base, Chris possesses a rare depth of experience and perspective that he brings to bear for his clients.
Chris, his wife, and their three children enjoy life outdoors and call Bastrop home.
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