George B. Slade, Attorney at Law
George is a twenty-five year resident of Western Travis County. George believes in giving his clients the individual treatment and representation they deserve.
Graduating from Baylor Law School, Juris Doctor, in 1984 and admitted to the bar that same year, George wasted no time in building his career, working as a briefing attorney for Honorable Bob Gammage, Texas Third Court of Appeals. He then became an Equity (Class A) Partner at Clark, Thomas and Winters before founding several firms of his own including Slade and Akin, LLP, Irion Slade, PLLC and Slade and Beasley, PLLC.
George has over 30 years trial experience, including more than 25 as first chair and more than 20 years as a principal. He has held the highest rating in the Martindale-Hubbell Review for nearly 25 years, and is a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum.
Thomas Korpi, Legal Assistant
Thomas Korpi is George's primary assistant, bringing a diverse background, dedicated follow through and a membership in the Grammar Police to GBS. George shares Thomas' grammar passion and has joked on more than one occasion that if the door is closed, there is likely a joyous editing debate taking place, which may be why they are such a great fit.
Thomas attended UT Austin on journalism, integrity and artistic design scholarships before transferring to the marketing department at Southwest Texas State University, where he met his beautiful wife of 13 years, Melissa. His professional experience includes serving as the Research Director for LIN Television (Austin's WB and KXAN-TV), regional awards and panel appearances for both sales and customer service through Time Warner Cable, customer marketing management including legal services at Yodle, international and domestic communication management for ILF, Inc., and he has written numerous training and customer service manuals as well as starting his own design company.
Thomas also has two young sons, likes cartooning, has spent many years working with dogs and finds great joy in making other people happy.
George B. Slade is located in the Austin, Texas, Westlake Hills area and practices litigation, consultation and other legal services in the State of Texas, including: Travis County, Williamson County, Hays County, Bastrop County, Harris County, Dallas County, Fayette County and Tom Green County.