Raul Sandoval Jr.

Raul Sandoval Jr.

Sole Practitioner
Austin, Texas

At Sandoval Law Firm, we understand that every client faces unique and difficult challenges. Led by board certified family law attorney Raul Sandoval Jr., certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization, our firm strives for beneficial and lasting resolutions in family law matters, including divorce, child custody and protective orders. If it's important to you, rest assured that it is also important to us.

We know family law and listen closely to our clients. As a result, we provide every client with the personalized attention they deserve. We work closely with you to resolve problems and to ensure that they don't resurface.

Areas of Practice

  • Divorce and Family Law
  • Child Custody and Support
  • Suit Affecting the Parent-Child Relationship (SAPCR)
  • Visitation
  • Modifications and Enforcements
  • Domestic Violence and Protective Orders
  • Prenuptial and Postnuptial Agreements
  • Complex Property Division

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Board Certified Family Law Attorney, Texas Board of Legal Specialization

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 2010


  • Texas Tech University School of Law, Lubbock, Texas
    • J.D. - 2010
    • Law Journal: Administrative Law Journal, Volume XI, Executive Managing Editor, 2008 - 2010
  • Washington & Jefferson College, Washington, Pennsylvania
    • B.A. cum laude - 2007

Published Works

  • A Winner? Should the Texas Legislature and Texas Lottery Commission Follow Through with the Proposal of Privatizing the Texas Lottery?, 10 TEX. TECH ADMIN. L.J. 543 (2009)


  • Working with Parties Involving Substance Abuse and Mental Illness; 18th Annual Domestic Litigation Forum, April 2018
  • Social Media and Pretrial Tips, 17th Annual Domestic Litigation Forum, April 2017
  • Evidence Best Practices, 16th Annual Domestic Litigation Forum, April 2016

Honors and Awards

  • Board Certified in Family Law - Texas Board of Legal Specialization, 2018
  • Raul Sandoval, Jr. was named among the Rising Stars in Texas family law from 2015-2019 by Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters service
  • 10 Best Attorneys Client Satisfaction - American Institute of Family Law Attorneys, 2015 - 2017
  • Certificate of Completion, 2014 National Institute for Trial Advocacy
  • Cordell & Cordell P.C., Top Overall Performer Runner-up, 2015
  • Cordell & Cordell, P.C., Top Overall Performer, 2014

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association, Member, 2016 - 2018
  • Texas Family Law Section, Member, 2011 - Present
  • Austin Bar Association, Member
  • Austin Young Lawyers Association, Member
  • Texas Academy of Family Law Specialists, Member
  • Travis County Family Law Advocates

Past Employment Positions

  • Cordell & Cordell, P.C, Senior Lead Litigator, 2012 - 2018
  • Lorenzana Law Firm, Attorney, 2010 - 2012


  • English
  • Spanish