Douglas J Powell

Douglas J Powell

Sole Practitioner
Austin, Texas
Douglas J. Powell grew up in Crockett, Texas. He graduated from Texas A&M University in College Station, Texas in May of 1981. He attended The University of Houston College of Law and graduated in May of 1984. He has been a licensed Texas Lawyer since 1984. He became Board Certified in Consumer Bankruptcy Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization in December of 1990, and has been continuously since that time. Mr. Powell has successfully handled thousands of cases under chapters 7, 11, and 13 under the Federal Bankruptcy Code.

Professional Qualifications and Memberships

The Law Offices of Douglas J. Powell, P.C. is a Debt Relief law firm as defined by 11 U.S.C. 528. We help people file for Bankruptcy Relief under the Bankruptcy Code. Doug Powell is an experienced Board Certified Attorney who cares about your case and will help you move toward a solution you can live with. Douglas J. Powell can help you learn about bankruptcy and decide if it is right for you.

If you qualify, we can help you protect your home and vehicle from creditors, stop creditor harassment, IRS garnishment, foreclosure, repossession, and help you keep all exempt property.

Areas of Practice

  • Bankruptcy Law
  • Chapter 7
  • Chapter 11
  • Chapter 13
  • Credit Repair

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Consumer Bankruptcy Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization, 1990

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 1984
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Texas, 1986
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Texas, 1986
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Texas
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit, 1986


  • University of Houston Law Center, Houston, Texas
    • J.D. - 1984
  • Texas A&M University
    • B.A. - 1981
    • Major: Political Science