1100 Guadalupe St.
Austin, Texas 78701
Firm: Minton, Burton, Bassett and Collins
The Austin law firm of Minton, Burton, Bassett and Collins (MBBC) has been helping Texas citizens with their legal troubles since 1963. Whether you're injured in a car accident, entangled in a business dispute, facing the end of your marriage or arrested on criminal charges (including DWI / DUI), you need MBBC's accomplished trial attorneys at your side.
The MBBC law firm has deep roots in Texas law, and our lawyers have experience and expertise in virtually all aspects of civil and criminal litigation. In our four decades of practice, we've represented thousands of clients -- from local businesses in need of legal advice to individual clients struggling with family law issues, personal injury claims or criminal matters (See also: DWI, Felonies, Misdemeanors). Our attorneys are adept in handling contentious matters for our clients and we have substantial experience in jury and non-jury trials. Our successes in the courtroom and at the settlement table have earned us a reputation as one of the preeminent law firms in Texas.
Born in Houston, Texas, John attended the University of Texas, where he was a member of the basketball team which won two Southwest Conference championship titles and the 1978 National Invitational Tournament. He received his B.A. (American Studies) in 1980. Following his graduation, John played basketball professionally in Europe before returning to enter Baylor University School of Law, from which he graduated in 1984.
John was admitted to the Texas State Bar in 1984 and joined MBF&C. Since joining the firm, John has concentrated on civil litigation, family law and criminal defense. With his background in college and professional sports, he has successfully represented a number of well known athletes and coaches in various matters. He also has an expansive list of Fortune 500 companies who turn to him for representation in critical matters. John also currently serves as Managing Partner of the firm.
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