James L Jarvis



Georgetown, TX





Jim Jarvis has practiced family law in Williamson, Travis and surrounding counties for over twenty years, helping people through the hardest times of their lives. He has handled hundreds of divorces, child custody and property division cases, modifications, enforcement actions, Child Protective Service interventions, grandparental cases, terminations of parental rights, adoptions and other family related cases.

Areas of Practice

  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Mediation
  • Estate Planning
  • Trusts
  • Wills
  • Family Law
  • Adoption
  • Child Support
  • Collaborative Law
  • Custody & Visitation
  • Divorce
  • Real Estate Law
  • Uncontested Divorce

Litigation Percentage

  • 90% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Family Law, Texas Academy of Family Law Specialists

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 1980
  • U.S. Federal Court, 1984


  • The University of Texas School of Law, Austin, Texas
    • J.D. - 1980
  • Southwestern University, Georgetown, Texas
    • B.A. - 1977
    • Honors: summa cum laude


  • Hon. Billy Ray Stubblefield, state District Judge
  • Honorable William S. Sessions, FRMR United States District Judge
  • Hon. Tim L. Wright, County Court at Law Judge

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • LifeSteps (formerly the Williamson County Council on Alcohol & Drug Abuse), Board Member, 1984
  • Collaborative Law Institute of Texas, Member
  • Association of Attorney Mediators, Member
  • Texas Academy of Family Law Specialists, Member