Our Practice

Labor and Employment Litigation

DeShazo & Nesbitt attorneys represent employers and executives in labor and employment trials in both federal and state courts and in arbitration. We also handle proceedings and investigations with administrative agencies such as the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, the Texas Workforce Commission and the National Labor Relations Board.

We can help you with litigation matters involving:

  • Covenants not to compete
  • Trade secret litigation
  • Fiduciary duty and other disputes among business owners
  • Employment contracts
  • Employment discrimination
  • Sexual harassment
  • Wrongful termination
  • Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA)
  • Americans with Disabilities Act
  • Overtime claims
  • National Labor Relations Board (NLRB)
  • Employment contracts
  • Retaliation

Business Litigation and Civil Trials

The attorneys at DeShazo & Nesbitt have broad experience in helping businesses litigate disputes with competitors, vendors and other companies.

We can assist your business with matters involving:

  • Covenants not to compete
  • Trade secrets
  • Fiduciary duty disputes
  • Disputes among business owners
  • Real estate litigation
  • Breach of contract
  • Fraud
  • Deceptive trade practices
  • Defamation
  • Labor and employment issues

Employment Consulting and Training

Our attorneys help companies by advising managers and human resources professionals and by assisting in compliance with state and federal labor and employment laws and regulations. We also provide training for human resources professionals, supervisors and other employees.

We can consult with you about:

  • Individual discharges
  • Medical leaves
  • Disability accommodations
  • Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA)
  • Employee handbooks and policies
  • Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) charges
  • Confidentiality agreements
  • Hiring issues
  • Wage and hour issues
  • Individual or group layoffs
  • EEO training, supervisor training, human resources training, proper documentation practices

Personal Injury Litigation

DeShazo & Nesbitt tries cases and resolves disputes involving accidents and injuries, including:

  • Wrongful death
  • Catastrophic injuries
  • Automobile and trucking accidents
  • Product liability
  • Negligence

Learn more about our personal injury practice.

We'd love to hear from you!

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(512) 617-5560



Office Location

809 West Avenue Austin, Texas 78701

DeShazo & Nesbitt

809 West Ave.
Austin, TX 78701