Texas Attorneys at Law

Cantrell, Ray & Barcus, LLP provides the people, businesses and institutions of Walker County, surrounding counties and throughout Texas with high quality legal representation  in  almost all areas of civil and criminal practice.

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Cantrell, Ray & Barcus, LLP

The firm was established as Cantrell and Cantrell, PC by Bryan Cantrell and his father Don Cantrell in 2001. Lanny Ray joined the firm as Managing Partner in 2003 and Hans Barcus joined the firm as a Partner in 2005.  Bryan, Lanny and Hans bring their years of experience and expertise to each of the cases that the firm handles.  The partners of Cantrell, Ray & Barcus work as a team and strive to bring each of our clients the best results possible.

Areas of Practice

  • General Civil Litigation

    Have a legal dispute between yourself and another or other parties? We can guide you through the entire process.


  • Wrongful Death

    Our firm works tirelessly with grieving families to find a settlement in wrongful death cases.


  • Personal Injury

    Our goal is simple. Get our client what they need and deserve in a timely and efficient manner.


  • Commercial Litigation

    Our trial lawyers have the experience and persistence needed to deliver world-class results


  • Construction Law

    Our lawyers can handle any and all construction-related problems regardless of the issue


  • Easement/Property Law

    We have a wide breadth of experience in dealing with the burdens that are frequently attached to land


  • Wills/Probate

    When a loved one passes away, the last thing anybody wants to do is deal with the Texas Probate Code. Luckily, we can help.


  • Criminal Defense

    We are dedicated to the providing you with the highest quality legal representation possible.


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J. Hans Barcus is Board Certified in Personal Injury Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.