As a mediator, Grant helps people get out of sticky situations and creates solutions to keep them out of court. By nature, he is a peacemaker who solves problems that enable the restoration of lives and relationships.
With nearly 20 years of litigation and business transactional experience, Grant is equipped to handle a wide variety of disputes. Prior to law school, Grant acted as a lead negotiator and recruiter at NHRG Technical Services and served as a teacher at Huntsville High School.
With his background as a teacher, a negotiator, and an attorney, Grant has honed skills in persistence, communication, and creativity that are critical in fostering healing outcomes at mediation.
Grant earned his degree in History from Texas A&M University, and his J.D. degree from Baylor University School of Law, where he was a member of the Order of Barristers and the Christian Legal Society.
Grant and his wife, Emily, are members of Green Acres Baptist Church where he serves as a Deacon and co-teaches a Connect Group Sunday morning class. Grant and Emily are the proud parents of four children.
Grant remains extremely active in sports ministry, coaching football at Grace Community School and leading the F.A.S.T. Football Camps summer football camp ministry.
Grant is passionate about Jesus, football, and encouraging people!
Justin has practiced law in Tyler for nearly 20 years. The first 10 years of his career was focused primarily on civil litigation. Today, while Justin still takes on select litigation matters and regularly consults on matters related to civil lawsuits, the bulk of his practice is focused in the areas of business law and the probate process. Like his partner Grant Gaston, Justin is a certified mediator and enjoys helping people, and their attorneys, solve problems and work toward solutions that obviate the need to go to the courthouse. Justin is a member of Texas A&M University class of 1997 and earned his law degree at Baylor School of Law.