Fields of Law
Here you will find an overview of the fields of law our attorneys practice and the philosophy of our practice. Forte & Pittard, P.L.L.C. prides itself in representing both individual plaintiffs and also small to medium-size businesses. Remember when you go with Forte & Pittard, P.L.LC. you are making the smart move!
San Antonio and South Texas says hello to its newest African-American law firm, Forte & Pittard, P.L.L.C. The law firm is headed by Robert Forte, Jr. and R. Chris Pittard, who have a combined 25 years of experience in criminal and civil litigation. R. Chris Pittard expressed his excitement in establishing the new firm dedicated to serving minority-owned and operated businesses throughout San Antonio and the South Texas region.
Said Pittard, “We are both Class of ’95 graduates of Saint Mary’s University School of Law, and we have established roots throughout San Antonio and the South Texas region. My law partner, Robert Forte, is also an ordained minister. Our law firm will operate on integrity, personal service, and reasonable rates to get justice and satisfaction for our clients. We especially want to work with churches and religious groups, who traditionally have been underserved and underrepresented, while doing life-changing work to support our communities.”
Pittard, a former Army officer, law school honors graduate and recipient of the Casseb Award of Excellence for Advocacy, is a licensed litigator who has practiced in state and federal courts, including the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit.
Forte, a former investigator for Child Protective Services, has several years experience in family law, criminal law, business formation, tax law assistance, entertainment law, real estate law and deceptive trade practices in all levels of state and district courts. Forte is also a ordained minister with his own church in Spring Branch, Texas.
Forte and Pittard, P.L.L.C. specializes in the areas of: real estate law, entertainment law, employment law, premises liability, tax law, the Texas Deceptive Practices Act, and laws that relate churches and religious organizations. In addition, Forte & Pittard, P.L.L.C. has extensive experience in the formation and enforcement of contracts, business transactions, formation of business entities, and development and implementation of employee handbooks and policies. One unique service offered by the new law firm is on-site seminars to provide training on employment-related matters, employment discrimination, and on-site investigations of allegations of sexual harassment, retaliation, and other forms of employment discrimination.
Robert Forte was mindful of the needs of individual clients and asserted the fact that Forte & Pittard, P.L.L.C., is a full-service law firm that offers basic needs services as well, which include wills and estates, personal injury cases associated with motor vehicle accidents, family law, adoptions, and criminal law cases.
Said Forte, “We must always remember, as it says in Proverbs 6:23, ‘For the commandment is a lamp; and the law is light:; and reproofs of instruction are the way of life.’ ”
Other Legal Fields
We will gladly represent you in cases regarding:
- Entertainment law
- Real estate law
- Employment Discrimination
- Family law
- Employment law
- Personal injury law
- Tax law
- Laws related to Churches and religious organizations
Do you have questions about our services?
Contact us at (210) 678-3075 or via our contact form.