Bernard E. Zwillenberg is a litigation and trial lawyer with experience in civil litigation, criminal defense, family law, business law, personal injury, insurance, and product liability. He has represented Fortune 500 companies all over the U.S.  as well as small businesses and individuals in cases throughout texas since 1991. His practice is now concentrated on business litigation, family/ divorce law, and criminal defense.

Bernard brings an unusual set of skills to his client’s cases because there is often overlap between business, family/ divorce, and criminal cases. His diverse experience as a lawyer can be a great asset to his clients because he understands the impact their cases may have on other aspects of their lives and business. Further, he is often called upon by other lawyers for advice when their case involves such overlapping issues.

His experience in the courtroom gives his clients the confidence that their attorney is capable of taking their case to trial if it cannot be resolved by  negotiations, settlement, or plea bargain and his clients can be assured that they

Because of his nearly thirty years of experience, Bernard handles the following:

Practice Areas


Business Law
  • business/commercial litigation
  • transactional matters
  • corporate investigation
  • divorce
  • child custody
  • property division-business, personal and real property
  • child support
  • adoptions
  • child abuse
  • family/domestic violence
Criminal Defense
  • white collar crimes
  • business fraud
  • public corruption
  • sex crimes family/domestic violence
  • child abuse
  • murder
  • assault
  • drug crimes
  • DWI and DUI
  • investigations
  • nondisclosure and expunction of criminal records