Michael L. Scanes

My work as a trial attorney is more than a career or a means to earn a living. It is my calling. It is fulfilling to seek and advocate the truth and help clients pursue fair results and solutions.


Texas Super Lawyer (Top 5% of the Texas Bar as selected by peers), Texas Monthly Magazine, 2003, 2004

Excellence Driven.

Scanes & Routh LLP is a small, agile law firm representing companies and individuals in litigation and transactions. We help our clients solve problems, seek justice, and make the right decisions. Our skilled attorneys and outstanding support staff are deeply committed to providing excellent legal service with the highest degree of integrity. Read More...

Real Estate

Trusted and responsive

From complex commercial developments to multi-faceted farm and ranch matters, we combine deep expertise with a hands-on approach to handle real estate transactions.


Agile and aggressive

From personal injury and employment issues to real estate and business litigation and more, we help clients navigate difficult situations, advocate for what is right, and obtain the justice they deserve.