Agnew Law Firm Lubbock, Texas

History

We are a FAMILY practice. Ronnie has been an attorney in Lubbock for over 20 years. Since 2005, 2 of his children, Lanisa and Austin, completed law school and have joined his law practice. Ronnie's wife (and Lanisa and Austin's mother) works as the office manager in the practice.

The Agnew Law Firm, Lubbock, Texas (1994-Present)
Ronnie is the founder and senior partner of a West Texas based law firm whose practice areas include general civil litigation in state and federal courts, real estate, business and corporate law, estate planning, probate, and elder care law. Two of his children completed law school and then joined him in practice in 2005. Austin Agnew joined a private oil based business in 2012, and Lanisa Agnew Fitzgerald continues to work in the office on a part-time basis.

Prior to that, Ronnie was an ATTORNEY AT McWhorter, Cobb & Johnson, LLP, Lubbock, Texas (1987-1994; Partner, 1991-1994). As a member of one of the largest and oldest private law firms in Lubbock, he practiced in the area of general civil litigation in state and federal courts, with primary emphasis on insurance defense and banking. He also taught in continuing legal education seminars for the Texas Tech University School of Law and the Texas Association of Defense Counsel.

Ronnie

Education

BS - Abilene Christian University, Cum Laude 1973 (Triple Major In History, Psychology, And Religious Studies)
MS - Abilene Christian University, Summa Cum Laude 1983 (Graduate Degree In Buinsess Management)
JD - Texas Tech University School Of Law, Cum Laude 1987

Admitted to Practice: Supreme Court of Texas; U.S. District Court (Northern and Western Districts of Texas); U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals; U.S. Supreme Court.

Organizations
Lubbock Area Foundation - 2007
State Bar of Texas - 1987

College of the State Bar of Texas;
Lubbock County Bar Association (Secretary, 1994-1995);
Lubbock County Young Lawyers Association (Board of Directors, 1989-1990);
Texas Association of Defense Counsel;
Christian Legal Society;
National Health Lawyers Association.

Personal
Born in Denver City, Texas, August 3, 1950; raised on a farm near New Deal, Texas. He married to Kay Behner Agnew (August 19, 1972). He has 3 Children: Lanisa, Austin, Jared. In his free time, he enjoys “gentleman farmer” status on 170 acres near Lubbock, and playing “Pop” to his 4 grandchildren.

Lanisa

Education
B.A - Texas Tech University 2001, Summa Cum Laude (English Major)
JD - Texas Tech University School of Law 2005

Organizations
Lubbock Area Young Leaders - 2008
State Bar of Texas - 2005

Admitted to Practice: Supreme Court of Texas

Personal
Born in San Antonio on September 17, 1977. Raised in Lubbock since 1984. Married Scott Fitzgerald on April 21, 2007. After law school, she worked with a financial services firm in Lubbock years, where she obtained her Series 6, 63, and 26 licenses. Active at Hillside Christian Church, and has one daughter.