Robin Cravey

Robin Cravey was born and raised in Houston, Texas, a sixth generation Texan.  He grew up surrounded by pine trees, books, hard work, and love.  He came to Austin to attend the University of Texas and fell in love with the city.

He has worked in Austin and Central Texas as a taxi driver, newspaper editor, and political aide.

Attorney & Counselor at Law

In his forties, Robin returned to the University of Texas to earn a law degree, and he now operates a solo law practice downtown.

Whether you need a sage advisor to analyze your situation, or a bold advocate to represent you, Robin Cravey is your guide to the milestones of middle-class life.  He brings a poet's humanity, a businessman's practicality, and a cab-driver's savvy to the logic of the law.

When Robin Cravey sits down to consult with you, he gives you his full attention.  He considers your issue in every dimension.  When he speaks, he speaks with knowledge and understanding.  And when he acts on your behalf, he acts with energy and authority.

The Law Office runs as a highly organized team, guided by methodical procedures that have been developed over years, animated by dedication to client service, and regulated by constant attention to time and detail.

Power of Words

As editor & publisher of Tilted Planet Press, Robin has published books of stories and poems by Central Texas writers and poets, as well as volumes of his own poetry.
Robin has written, published, and performed poetry in Austin since the 1970s, and he has frequently appeared at the Austin International Poetry Festival.  His poetry is informed by the natural world, and he writes on themes ranging from the personal to the cosmic, with generous helpings of family, love, and politics.
Robin also delivers presentations on poetry, including “Poetry in the Natural World,” and “Poetry as Reportage.”
His volumes of poetry include: A Year of Sundays; I am a comet; Night Falls in the Lost Pines; Enchanted Rock; and Diverging.


Robin has a long record of community service:
Barton Springs Conservancy, Co-Founder and past member of the Board of Directors
Friends of Barton Springs Pool, Founder and past-president
Texas Democratic Party, Convention delegate
Austin City Council, Candidate 2008
Austin Planning Commission, Parliamentarian
Travis County Bar Solo & Small Firm Section, Past president
Austin Bar Association, Past member of the Board of Directors
Zilker Neighborhood Association, Past president
Zilker Elementary PTA, Past president
Ecology in Texas, Editor & publisher