Kirt Kiester is a highly respected attorney with more than 40 years of legal experience. He has served for years as corporate counsel for several Austin based companies such as The County Line restaurant chain and Granite Properties of Texas. In addition to his corporate work, he is an escrow officer and closer for Stewart Title of Austin and an experienced Probate and Estate Planning attorney.


The University of Texas, School of Law– J.D., 1971
University of Arkansas—B.A., 1968

Licenses, Certifications & Bar Admissions

State Bar of Texas, 1971
United States District Court, Western District of Texas

Practice Areas

Real Estate
Business Law
Probate & Wills

Professional Activities & Associations

State Bar of Texas-Real Estate Section, Member
State Bar of Texas-Probate Section, Member
State Bar of Texas- General Practice Section, Member
Austin Bar Association, Member
Emergency Service District No. 9 for Travis County, Commissioner, 2011-present
Stewart Title Guaranty Company, Escrow Officer
Assistant City Attorney, Houston, Texas, 1971-1972

Civic & Community Involvement

Boys & Girls Club of Austin
Emergency Services District No. 9, Secretary
Emergency Services District No. 9, Treasurer
National Parks Foundation
The Nature Conservancy
Gettysburg Foundation
Salvation Army
Smithsonian Foundation
World Wildlife Fund
National Trust for Historic Preservation
Teaching Quizmaster, University of Texas School of Law, 1967-1968