Innovative. Responsive. Effective. We handle your legal issues with the personal attention and creativity necessary to secure a positive outcome, ensuring your confidence from start to finish.

Who we are

Construction

We represent and advise you through every phase of the construction process, from developing contracts to navigating conflicts, preserving your important relationships at every step.

Corporate

We prioritize your business needs, offering the experience and perspective necessary to resolve your legal issue within its nuanced context.

Real Estate

We offer a broad range of legal services nationwide, providing quick, convenient service tailored to your needs.

Litigation

We work diligently to avoid litigation when possible but implement the best litigation strategies when necessary.

Construction

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Construction law—more than any other practice area—is uniquely complex. Numerous bodies of law govern not only the construction process but also the business and professions serving the industry. Effective legal representation must navigate this complicated landscape, seeing both the transaction and potential lawsuits. Thanks to extensive industry experience, Betters Law Firm understands the complicated legal relationships and obligations among parties, the intersection nature of contract documents—and the conflicts that can arise as a result. We provide effective representation from the valuable perspective of a former litigator. As your legal adviser, our mission is simple: protect your interests while preserving critical business relationships.

Our Services Include:

CONSTRUCTION CONTRACT DRAFTING, REVIEW AND TRAINING
NEGOTIATION AND PREPARATION OF CONSTRUCTION CONTRACTS AND FORMS
PRE-CONSTRUCTION RISK TRANSFER STRATEGY
CONSTRUCTION LITIGATION AND ADR
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Corporate

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From determining which form of business entity to establish to negotiating complex transactions, Betters Law Firm knows that your legal matters have business repercussions. Our first priority is to thoroughly understand your business needs. Then, we deliver sound advice based on extensive experience to resolve the legal challenges confronting your business. Our representation ensures you achieve both your legal and commercial objectives while preserving critical relationships—creating unparalleled value for your business.

Our Services Include:

CONTRACT DRAFTING, REVIEW, AND TRAINING
INCORPORATIONS
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Real Estate

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Betters Law Firm offers comprehensive default and mortgage services nationwide, including document preparation, closing and settlement service, and foreclosure and eviction representation. Representing large institutions, we provide the convenient service you want with the professional attention every legal matter deserves. Through our vetted network of licensed local counsel in all 50 states and U.S. territories, we ensure your legal solution satisfies the specific standards of your state and jurisdiction. Our legal solutions are customized to your needs and competitive in price, making us a far greater value than the websites churning out generic documents.

Our Services Include:

COMPLETE DEFAULT SERVICES
DOCUMENT PREPARATION
REAL ESTATE LITIGATION
RETAIL AND COMMERCIAL LANDLORD LITIGATION AND COUNSELING
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Litigation

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In today’s business climate, the threat of civil action or bankruptcy is pervasive. Betters Law Firm partners with you to meet those threats head on, avoiding litigation when possible. Our strategies are thoughtful, thorough, and cost-efficient. We offer alternative dispute resolution (ADR) solutions, providing effective representation in mediations and arbitrations. Though the best possible resolutions often fall short of a trial, we are thoroughly experienced, skilled, and effective should your legal matters require resolution in court.

Our Services Include:

REAL ESTATE LITIGATION
CONSTRUCTION LITIGATION
COMMERCIAL LITIGATION
BANKRUPTCY LITIGATION
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About Us

Nicole R. Betters, Principal

A successful litigator now practicing real estate law, Nicole brings over seventeen years of legal experience to her clients, including several as an associate in Big Law. Her background practicing law in a variety of industries gives her a broad frame of reference, while her years as a litigator gives her an edge both in and out of the courtroom. Smart, strategic, and analytical, Nicole is able to consider legal matters from a business perspective, deftly navigating challenging transactions, managing risk, anticipating potential lawsuits, and protecting client interests.

Though Nicole’s legal credentials are compelling, her practice is truly distinguished by the responsive, personal attention she provides to each client. As the sole point of contact for every case, no matter the size, Nicole thoroughly understands her clients’ goals and respects the significance of their matters. She leaves the stuffy legal culture to the competitors, striving instead to deliver excellent customer service while translating complex legal concepts into clear, meaningful advice.

The customer focus of Betters Law Firm reflects Nicole’s personal commitment to justice and compassion. Outside her practice, Nicole is dedicated to animal rescue and advocacy, teaches English to adult, immigrant learners, and volunteers as the Newsletter Chair for WinDS, Women in Diversified Services.




Expertise, Straight Talk, & Flexibility

A Refreshingly Different Legal Experience

The legal industry is full of frustrations: outrageous fees, opportunistic billing, technical legal jargon, and lawyers who take days to return your call only to hand you off to an associate you don’t know or trust.

Betters Law Firm is different.

Our Founder and Principal, Nicole Betters, is your sole point of contact from start to finish, providing consistency and giving you peace of mind.

We handle your legal matters with the personal attention and creativity necessary to secure a positive outcome. Committed to quick responses and genuine service, we speak plainly, offering clear guidance so you understand our actions and recommendations.

After all, good decisions come from being fully informed.

As an independent firm, we have the freedom to structure the delivery and pricing of our services to better meet your needs. We approach problems from a variety of perspectives, crafting elegant legal solutions. This flexibility makes us a tremendous value.

Genuine, responsive, and effective: Betters Law Firm is not your standard legal practice.

We’re more.




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Betters Law Firm, PLLC

800 Town & Country Blvd., Ste. 300
Houston, Texas 77024