Preston Lanier

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Associate Attorney
Houston, Texas

Preston Lanier handles commercial collection matters and complex cases dealing with real estate disputes. Mr. Lanier has a background in the energy industry with experience examining complex mineral and leasehold title ownership matters. His particular set of skills involves resolving property title disputes and issues. He has also successfully represented clients in real estate and mineral lease negotiations, property ownership disputes, and debt collection cases among others. Mr. Lanier utilizes this experience to bring a unique analytical perspective to handle his clients' cases.

Mr. Lanier's served at the Harris County District Attorney's Office where he prosecuted misdemeanor cases in one of the county's busiest criminal courts prior to his licensure as an attorney. He obtained his Bachelor of Science degree in Biology and Spanish from Stephen F. Austin State University. He then attended South Texas College of Law and received his Juris Doctorate.

Areas of Practice

  • Real Estate Transactions
  • Litigation
  • Oil & Gas
  • Business Disputes
  • Commercial Collections

Litigation Percentage

  • 50% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 2013


  • South Texas College of Law, Houston, Texas
    • Juris Doctorate
  • Stephen F. Austin State University, Nacogdoches, Texas
    • B.S. magna cum laude - 2009
    • Major: Biology and Spanish

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Houston Bar Association, Member, 2013 - Present
  • Houston Young Lawyers Association, Member, 2013 - Present
  • Real Estate, Probate and Trust Law Section, State Bar of Texas
  • Oil, Gas and Energy Resources Law Section, State Bar of Texas

Past Employment Positions

  • Harris County District Attorney's Office


  • Spanish