Alan attended the University of Texas at Austin studying accounting for his undergrad degree. After taking a gap year to be an auditor and tax specialist for a Big Eight accounting firm, he returned to study at The School of Law at The University of Texas at Austin where he earned his Doctor of Jurisprudence degree in December of 1972. Alan spent the first nine years of his legal practice in Austin before moving to Midland, Texas in 1981 to join the law firm of Stubbeman, McRae, Sealy, Laughlin and Browder, Inc. Five years later he resigned to begin his own law practice, The Law Offices of Alan G. Moravcik, which emphasized family law, including divorce and child custody, civil litigation, personal injury, business litigation and transactions, corporations, partnerships, estate planning, probate, and real estate. Alan is currently a member of the State Bar of Texas and the Midland County Bar Association. He is a past member of the Travis County Bar Association. He is also a member of the Family Law Section of the State Bar of Texas. Alan has been a participant in the Advanced Family Law Seminar offered by the State Bar of Texas each year since 1997.
On a personal note, Alan is the proud father of three children; Maddie, Blake and Jake, and three grandchildren; Taylor, Macie and Alex. His involvement in civic affairs has included the West Austin Little League, The West Austin Optimist, and Youth Sports in Midland. Alan also served as chairman of the Hamburger Booth at the locally famous St. Ann’s Fair for eight years and has also served on the Parish Council at St. Ann’s Church. Alan is the recipient of the “Friend of Youth Award” which was awarded by the West Austin Optimist Club
As a lifelong West Texan, Mark Threadgill learned early on that adversity breeds character. Mark grew up in Lubbock, Texas. After receiving his undergraduate degree from Wayland Baptist University, Mark received his Doctor of Jurisprudence from Texas Wesleayn School of Law, now known as Texas A&M University School of Law. Mark began his legal career in the Dallas/Ft. Worth area. While in the metroplex, it became very apparent the the “Big City” was not where he wanted to raise his family. The Threadgill family packed up, moved to the Permian Basin and haven’t looked back.
Mark served as General Counsel for several companies prior to opening his private practice full time. Mark still serves as “outside” counsel for multiple companies and uses his business skillset while representing individuals and families with their various legal issues. To keep up with the various aspects of such diverse practice areas, Mark participates in at least 45 hours of continuing legal education, earning Mark the distinction of being recognized as a Fellow of The Texas Bar College.
In 2015, Mark received one of the highest honors bestowed upon a member of the State Bar of Texas by being named a Fellow of the Texas Bar Foundation. The Texas Bar Foundation bases its invitation on a lawyer’s outstanding contributions to the legal profession as well as a commitment to the community. Each year the top 1/3 of 1% of Texas attorneys are invited to become Fellows of the Texas Bar Foundation. Once selected, each lawyer must be elected by the Texas Bar Foundation Board of Trustees. Mark is proud to serve as a Fellow to the Texas Bar Foundation.
The State Bar of Texas polices the professional conduct of its members through the enforcement of the Texas Rules of Disciplinary Procedures by the Office of the Chief Disciplinary Counsel. In helping to promote professional integrity throughout the State Bar of Texas; Mark has served as a Panel Member of the Region 15 State Bar of Texas Grievance Committee since 2013. Mark was nominated and has served in the role as Panel Chair since 2014.
Giving back to the community is a passion of Mark and his wife, Tifanee. Mark handles a variety of pro bono cases each year which has earned Mark the distinction of be recognized as a Member of The Pro Bono College of the State Bar of Texas. Additionally, Mark serves in various capacities for several non-profit Boards. Tifanee and Mark have been married since 1994, have three boys and a special princess Labradoodle, Bella. The family are members of Stonegate Fellowship in Midland, TX. Although the family does not agree on the greatest basketball player of all times (Michael Jordan), they still enjoy participating in or watching every sporting event possible.
Doris started working at the Law Office of Alan Moravcik in 2011. Doris is a skilled and respected paralegal who we are very happy to have at our firm.