LAW OFFICE OF CHRIS McJUNKIN

EMPLOYMENT LAW
FAMILY LAW
WILLS
PROBATE PROCEEDINGS

Over twenty-five years of TRUSTED EXPERIENCE Handling real life issues.

JOB OR EMPLOYMENT ISSUES

  • Terminated / Fired
  • Did Not Get Selected for a Promotion
  • Did Not Get Hired for an Opening
  • Hostile Working Environment
  • Experiencing Retaliation

FAMILY ISSUES

Marriage Breakup and Divorce

  • Property Division
  • Child Custody
  • Child Support

After a Divorce

  • Modify Child Custody or Child Support
  • Enforce and Collect unpaid Child Support
  • Modify the Amount of Child Support You Pay

PROBATE ISSUES

  • Transferring the Estate of One Who has Passed

Areas of Practice

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EMPLOYMENT DISCRIMINATION

DISCRIMINATION

Federal and State Employment Laws make it unlawful to discriminate against a person by treating them differently OR create a hostile working environment because of a protected trait.

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RETALIATION

RETALIATION

Federal and State Employment Laws make it unlawful for an employer to retaliate or take an adverse employment action against an employee who has opposed discrimination, filed a charge of discrimination, or filed a Texas Worker’s Compensation Claim.

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WHISTLEBLOWER RETALIATION and UNPAID OVERTIME

WHISTLEBLOWER RETALIATION and UNPAID OVERTIME

Texas Employment Laws make it unlawful to retaliate against an employee who has engaged in certain types of conduct referred to as Whistleblower conduct.

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FAMILY LAW: DIVORCE

FAMILY LAW: DIVORCE

Divorce proceedings involve very sensitive issues and most often require decisions about children and property. A divorce proceeding varies from one with no children and no property to one with children and property.
The process includes Property Division, Child Custody and Child Support.

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FAMILY LAW: POST DIVORCE PROCEEDINGS

FAMILY LAW: POST DIVORCE PROCEEDINGS

Many times, circumstances change after a divorce and there is a need to change possession or access of a child or to change the amount of child support.
Often, a parent has not been paying court ordered child support and there is a need to enforce the child support order.
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PROBATE ADMINISTRATION

PROBATE ADMINISTRATION

Different types of Probate Administration. 
-Independent administration: This is the most common type of probate administration in Texas.
-Dependent administration: This form of probate has a very high level of court supervision.
- Muniment of title: Probate of the will acts as title transfer.
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Christopher McJunkin

LAW OFFICE OF CHRIS McJUNKIN

Experienced attorney representing persons in Corpus Christi and South Texas since 1991.  in employment law, family law and probate law at both the trial court and appellate court levels.

My mission is to help clients work through life's problems in employment, family and probate areas.

Admission

  • Admitted State Bar of Texas 1991
  • Admitted United States District Court, Southern District of Texas 2000
  • Admitted United States District Court, Western District of Texas 2011

  • Admitted Federal Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals 2001
  • Member State Bar of Texas Labor and Employment Law Section

Appellate Decisions:

  • Bazan v. Hidalgo County, 246 F.3d 481 (U.S. 5th Circuit Court of Appeals 2001)
  • Carlow v Rivera, 561 Fed.Appx. 367 (U.S. 5th Circuit Court of Appeals 2014)
  • Monroe v. Corpus Christi Indep.School District, 234 Fed.Appx. 213, (U.S. 5th Circuit Court of Appeals 2014)
  • Johnson v Hoechst Celanese Corp, 127 S.W.3d 875 (13th Court of Appeals, Corpus Christi, 2004)
  • Wiltshire v. Humpal Physical Therapy, P.C., 2005, Tex.App.LEXIS 7150, (13th Court of Appeals, Corpus Christi, 2005)
  • Muniz v Wal-Mart Stores, Inc, 2000 Tex.App.LEXIS 2186, (13th Court of Appeals, Corpus Christi, 2000)
  • Texas A&M Univ. v Vanzante, 159 S.W.3d 791, (13th Court of Appeals, Corpus Christi, 2005)
  • In the Interests of G.G.L., 2007 Tex.App.LEXIS 6774 (13th Court of Appeals,Corpus Christi, 2007)
  • Wal-mart Stores, Inc. v Renteria, 52 S.W.3d 848 (4th Court of Appeals, San Antonio, 2001)
  • Hernandez v Grey Wolf Drilling, L.P., 350 S.W.3d 281 (4th Court of Appeals, 2011)

 

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