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Texas Divorce, Wills & Probate, Family Law

The LD Heard Law Firm

FAMILY ATTORNEY - wills, probate & divorce

Published Works:

  • Alternative Reproduction & Texas State Probate Law, St. Mary's Law Journal 927, Vol. 17, No. 3, 1986
  • Ethical Issues in Probate Practice, (NBI 2007)
  • How to Handle Post-Trial Issues, (NBI 2007)

Honors and Awards:

  • American Jurisprudence Awards, Domestic Relations, 1986
  • American Jurisprudence Awards, Agency and Partnership Law, 1986
  • State Bar College - Fellow
  • Voted one of the "Best Appellate Lawyers in San Antonio", 2005 & 2006

Bar Admissions:

  • State Bar of Texas, 1987
  • District Court Western District of Texas, 1988
  • Court of Appeals 5th Circuit, 1990


  • St. Mary's University School of Law, San Antonio, Texas, 1987, J.D. Honors: With Distinction
  • Baylor University with Honors

Laura D. Heard

‚ÄčAttorney at Law

Laura Heard grew up in San Antonio and has been serving the legal needs of families in San Antonio and surrounding areas since 1987. From her San Antonio office, she has represented clients across the state of Texas including the counties of Bexar, Comal, Guadalupe and many others. Laura has participated in many community activities including Prevent Child Abuse Texas, Habitat for Humanity and Food for the Hungry. She has been a parent volunteer for boy scouts and girl scouts, and a girl scout troop leader. She is an active member of her church. For relaxation Laura enjoys fishing and she loves to watch San Antonio Spurs basketball and Baylor Bears football.

"Justice Flows From Truth,

Persistence, Compassion and  Wisdom"

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Classes/Seminars Taught:

  • Remedies Seminar-Consumer Law, People's Law School - San Antonio Bar, 1995
  • Business Law, Business Ethics, Criminal Law, HealthCare Law, Law & Society, Wayland Baptist University, 1993-2005
  • Adjunct Professor of Law, Wayland Baptist University, 1993-2005
  • Various continuing Legal Education courses for National Business Institute 2006-2007

Professional Associations and Memberships:

  • North San Antonio Chamber of Commerce, Member
  • Christian Legal Society - San Antonio, Former President
  • Texas Women Lawyers, 1987-1988, Charter member of the Board of Directors
  • San Antonio Bar Association, Family Law Section, Member
  • San Antonio Bar Association, Elder Law Section, Member
  • San Antonio Bar Association, Appellate Law Section, Member

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