Staff profiles

Joe L. Fulwiler, JD, CPA

Austin Bankruptcy Attorney Joe FulwilerJoe Fulwiler is a CPA and attorney.  In his legal practice, he has worked at some of the largest law firms in the United States. He spent several years after law school working in New York, first at Thacher Proffitt & Wood in the World Trade Center, and later at Simpson Thacher & Bartlett. In addition, he has clerked at Weil Gotshal & Manges and at Bracewell & Giuliani in Houston.

Mr. Fulwiler has also spent time on the business side. He has worked as a management consultant at Booz Allen & Hamilton in Houston, and in various executive roles at (now AOL Music) in San Francisco and Coremetrics in Austin (now part of IBM).

Mr. Fulwiler is a member of the State Bars of Texas, New York and New Jersey, and is admitted to practice before all United States District Courts in Texas. Mr. Fulwiler is also Board Certified in Estate Planning and Probate Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. Mr. Fulwiler is a Board Member of the Estate Planning Section of the Austin Bar Association.

Yale University, B.A.

  • Cum laude
  • Distinction in the major of Economics
  • Graduated in three years

Columbia University School of Law, J.D.

  • Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar
  • Member, Columbia Business Law Review

Stanford Graduate School of Business, M.B.A.

“Character of Boot in Divisive Corporate Reorganizations,” Columbia Business Law Review, Vol. 1994, No. 1, with advice and assistance of Marvin Chirelstein.

Neal Galloway, Paralegal

Neal Galloway specializes in bankruptcy law and is the lead bankruptcy paralegal for Fulwiler Law Firm, P.C. He also assists in drafting Wills and Estate Planning documents, LLC Formations, and Probates.

Neal plans to attend law school after several years of gaining experience at Fulwiler Law Firm, P.C.

Trinity University, B.A.

Major: Economics
Minor: English