Paula W. Spears

Paula W. Spears

Austin, Texas
Paula Spears is a Paralegal with a focus in family law. Paula brings thirty (30) years of unique experience and a deep sense of professionalism to each and every case. She is knowledgable, creative, and dedicated to crafting tailored solutions to her clients alongside her attorneys. Because of her own life experiences, Paula aproaches each case with empathy and provides a strong foundation upon which clients should rely. She is a member of the Paralegal Division of the State Bar of Texas, was previously board certified in family law and plans to re-certify in the near future. When she is not helping clients, Paula enjoys spending time with her family, making jewelry, attending various church functions, and meeting with her bookclub that has been in existence for more than 25 years.

Areas of Practice

  • Family Law
  • Estate Planning

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Family Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization, 2014

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 2012


  • McLennan Community College
    • Major: Business
  • Austin Community College
  • Texas State University

Past Employment Positions

  • O'Connell Soifer, LLP, Paralegal/Administrator, 2015 - 2016
  • Trusler Legal, PLLC, Paralegal, 2013 - 2014
  • 10 Best 2015 client satisfaction american institute of family law attorneys
  • Best Divorce
    Lawyers in
  • Avvo Rating Top Attorney Family
  • American Academy For Certified Financial litigators
  • American Academy For Certified Financial litigators
  • Board Certified Texas Board of Legal Specialization
  • IAMP | International Association of Managing Partners | Founding Member
  • CFL | American Academy For Certified Financial Litigators | Founding Member | 2016
  • Lawyers of Distinction