Sprouse Shrader Smith

We practice Agriculture & Agribusiness, Banking & Financial Services, Trademark & Copyright and even more


Sprouse Shrader Smith’s Agriculture and Agribusiness attorneys provide a wide range of legal services to clients in the agricultural industry, including working to identify and address current and emerging issues of importance to the agricultural community. Our attorneys have experience in a wide variety of agricultural areas and are among the most prominent members of the Texas legal community serving agricultural businesses and individuals.

The firm’s Agriculture and Agribusiness attorneys represent both individual farmers and ranchers, as well as feed yards and grow yards; processors and distributors; and various lenders, suppliers and service businesses.

Our attorneys have worked on some of the largest agriculture issues in Texas and across the country, and can handle matters of any size that arise for clients in this important industry.


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Kelley, Taylor K.

Taylor K. Kelley is a Member with Sprouse Shrader Smith PLLC whose practice focuses on corporate transactions, business entities, real estate, and oil and gas. He focuses on the representation

701 S. Taylor St., Suite #500

Massouh, John F.

John F. Massouh is a Member with Sprouse Shrader Smith PLLC and serves on the firm’s Executive Committee. John’s practice focuses on business and commercial litigation, agricultural law, business bankruptcy

701 S. Taylor St., Suite #500

Douglass, J. Matt

Matt Douglass is an Associate with Sprouse Shrader Smith PLLC whose practice focuses primarily on real estate and financing. Matt has experience representing individuals, builders, developers, local and regional area banks,

701 S. Taylor St., Suite #500

Williams, Timothy C.

Timothy C. Williams is a Member with Sprouse Shrader Smith PLLC and his practice focuses on business litigation. Tim represents both plaintiffs and defendants in state and federal court throughout

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Marty Jones Becomes a Fellow of the Texas Bar College

We are pleased to announce that Marvin W. Jones of Sprouse Shrader Smith has been named a Fellow of the Texas Bar College. The Texas Bar College’s mission is to

New Attorney in Victoria, TX Office

Sprouse Shrader Smith PLLC is pleased to announce the addition of Kelsi Lauger Wilson to our Victoria, TX office.  Kelsi is licensed in both Texas and Indiana State Courts.  Her

Baylor Law Review Article

Marvin W. Jones & C. Brantley Jones, both of the Sprouse Shrader Smith law firm, were recently published in the Baylor Law Review for their article entitled “The Evolving Legacy

Buckner & Howell Present at TX Agricultural Cooperative Council

Shyla R. Buckner and J.F. “Jack” Howell presented at the Texas Agricultural Cooperative Council’s Cooperative Board of Director Executive Training on Monday, February 6, 2017.  Their presentation, “The Good, the