Brin & Brin, P.C.
Ruth Russell Schafer

Ruth Russell Schafer, Attorney, Of Counsel


•Martindale-Hubbell AV Rated

Ruth represents clients in all matters involving divorce, conservatorship of children, custody issues, child support, prenuptial agreements and pre-divorce counseling as well as wills and estate planning.


Ruth assists clients with general civil litigation, and has particular experience in the field of medical malpractice defense, both trial and appellate work. She represents doctors, nurses, hospitals and other healthcare entities. Her practice includes helping healthcare clients draft bylaws, policies and procedures, and contracts.


Ruth also assists clients in the general area of insurance defense litigation and administrative law.


Ruth earned her J.D. from St. Mary’s University School of Law in 1977, after completing her undergraduate studies in Education and Psychology at the University of Texas at Austin. During law school, she served on Law Review and in leadership positions with the Student Bar Association and the Women’s Law Association.


Ruth is a member of the State Bar of Texas, the Travis County Bar Association, the Texas Bar Foundation and the College of the State Bar of Texas.


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603 West 13th, Suite 1B

Austin, TX 78701

Phone: (512) 494-0200

Fax: (512) 494-0207

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615 N. Upper Broadway

Suite 1280

Corpus Christi, TX 78401

Phone: (361) 881-9643

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6223 IH 10 West

San Antonio, TX 78201

Phone: (210) 341-9711

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