McAllen Lawyers: Trusted Legal Counsel at Fryer & Hansen

Welcome to Fryer & Hansen, where our McAllen lawyers offer trusted legal counsel with a focus on integrity, diligence, and achieving favorable outcomes for our diverse clientele. Born and raised in Texas, our firm understands the nuances of the area and its communities. While our primary focus is on Hidalgo, Cameron, Starr, and Willacy counties, we extend our services to Travis and Nueces counties for administrative and appellate procedures.

Our McAllen Lawyers

Richard W. Fryer
Brian J. Hansen

Our Specialties

Personal Injury

Personal injury law encompasses situations where one party alleges that another’s negligence caused their injuries or damages. Whether from car accidents, oilfield incidents, wrongful deaths, nursing home neglect, or premises liability, we are dedicated to helping clients recover the compensation they deserve. Our experienced McAllen lawyers handle each case with care and attention to detail, ensuring comprehensive support from investigation to resolution.


In Texas probate courts, guardianship is established to protect individuals unable to make decisions due to physical or mental limitations. Our probate lawyers assist clients in pre-designating guardians in estate plans, navigating guardianship filings, and advocating for their rights in guardianship proceedings.

Individualized Education Program (IEP)

Parents of special needs children understand the importance of planning for their educational and developmental needs. Our McAllen lawyers are prepared to handle legal challenges that may arise regarding Individualized Education Programs (IEPs), ensuring that every child receives the educational support they require.

Construction Law

Navigating the complexities of construction litigation requires specialized knowledge. Fryer & Hansen offers extensive experience in construction law, representing general contractors, subcontractors, suppliers, developers, engineers, architects, and surveyors. We provide strategic counsel to resolve disputes and protect our clients’ interests throughout the Rio Grande Valley and South Texas.

Real Estate

From residential transactions to complex commercial disputes, our real estate lawyers offer comprehensive legal support. We assist clients with property transactions, contract disputes, land use issues, zoning laws, foreclosures, landlord-tenant disputes, and more. With a focus on achieving favorable outcomes, we guide clients through every phase of their real estate ventures.

Corporate Law

Our corporate lawyers provide knowledgeable guidance on business formations, governance issues, mergers, acquisitions, contracts, employment matters, and compliance. We are dedicated to minimizing risks and resolving conflicts to ensure our clients’ business operations run smoothly.

Eminent Domain

Understand your rights as a property owner facing eminent domain challenges. Our lawyers provide advocacy and representation in cases where private property is subject to government seizure for public use. We ensure that our clients receive just compensation and protect their rights under the Fifth Amendment.

Estate Planning

Planning for the future is essential to protect your assets and ensure your wishes are honored. Our estate planning lawyers in McAllen assist clients with drafting wills, trusts, powers of attorney, healthcare directives, and other essential documents. We provide personalized guidance to create comprehensive estate plans that reflect your desires and protect your legacy.

Contact Us

At Fryer & Hansen, PLLC, we are committed to delivering exceptional legal services tailored to meet the unique needs of each client. Contact us today to schedule a consultation and learn how we can assist you with your legal needs in McAllen and beyond.