Marilee D. Hazel (formerly Marilee Hazel Brown) is the senior attorney and owner of Hazel Brown Law Firm, PLLC, located in New Braunfels, Comal County Texas. Ms. Hazel is a 2004 graduate of Texas Tech School of Law. She is a class of 2000 alumnus of The University of Texas at Austin. Ms. Hazel began her career in Lamar County, Texas as an assistant district attorney. There, she gained immediate intensive trial experience prosecuting misdemeanors, felonies, juveniles and criminal appeals on behalf of the State of Texas. In 2008, her love for Comal County inspired her to open her own practice in downtown New Braunfels. For the past 14 years, her firm has thrived, expanding to help thousands of clients with legal matters arising from criminal defense, family law, personal injury, appellate law, business law, probate and estate planning, real estate law. Ms. Hazel is also proud of her representation and advocacy on behalf of young juvenile defendants. Ms. Hazel has consistently dedicated a portion of her practice to helping families involved in Child Protective Service cases. Ms. Hazel has served as a court-appointed attorney ad litem and amicus attorney. Among other volunteer endeavors, Ms. Hazel served as the Comal County Bar Association President from 2018-2020.
In 2022, Marilee Hazel is challenging incumbent Randal C. Gray for the Comal County Court at Law #1 judicial bench.