Wylie, Texas Family Lawyers

David A. Asbill
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Texas Family Law Lawyer with 23 years experience

Texas Wesleyan University School of Law - Texas Wesleyan UniversityTexas
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Kelly McClure
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Aggressive and personalized representation in divorce and family law cases.

We're experienced family lawyers and will fight to protect your family and fortune. Our practice includes high net worth divorces, spousal & child support, child custody & visitation, and pre-and post-marital agreements. Read More »
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Maria Ahmed
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Free Consultation! Knowledgeable and Dedicated Texas Family Law Attorney!

I skillfully and aggressively advocate for those with family law issues or concerns. I am committed to attentive and skilled legal representation! Visit my website for more information or call for a free consultation. Read More »
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Klint Rybicki
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Texas Family Law Lawyer with 11 years experience

Klint focuses his practice in the area of family law, business law, and other areas. Klint has helped hundreds of clients with family and domestic needs. In addition, Klint assisted clients with complex business... Read More »
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W. Tyler Edmondson
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Wylie, TX Family Law Lawyer with 6 years experience
(972) 442-8326 303 S. Jackson Avenue
Suite 200
Wylie, TX 75098
Free ConsultationFamily, Criminal, Estate Planning and Probate
Texas Tech University School of Law
Wylie, TX Family Law Attorney with 16 years experience
(972) 442-5700 405 S Birmingham St
Wylie, TX 75098
Family and Divorce
Paul Gregory Stuckle
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Plano, TX Family Law Attorney with 36 years experience
(972) 423-4405 1001 20th St
Plano, TX 75074
Free ConsultationFamily, Criminal, Domestic Violence and Juvenile
Texas Tech University School of Law and Dallas Police Academy
Paul Gregory Stuckle, a practicing Texas law attorney for nearly 30 years, dedicates himself to defending individuals accused of such crimes as child sexual abuse, child molestation, online solicitation of a minor, statutory rape and other sexual abuse crimes across the state of Texas including Dallas County, Denton County, Collin County, and Wise County. His current practice, Stuckle & Associates, PLLC, located in Plano, serves to protect Texans facing false or exaggerated allegations of sexual offenses. Paul Stuckle handles these often times emotional and life-changing cases with the seriousness and understanding needed to help avoid the...
Eric Stephen Lafleur
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Allen, TX Family Law Lawyer with 19 years experience
(972) 836-2068 700 Central Expy. S.
Ste. 400
Allen, TX 75013
Free ConsultationFamily and Divorce
Eric is board certified in Family Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.
Todd W. White
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Rockwall, TX Family Law Lawyer with 28 years experience
(972) 771-8011 503 South Goliad
Rockwall, TX 75087
Family, Appeals, Divorce and Estate Planning
Learn more at www.thewhitelawfirm.com.
Shannon M Estrada
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Rockwall, TX Family Law Attorney with 19 years experience
(972) 763-5451 2231 Ridge Road
Suite 101
Rockwall, TX 75087
Family, Divorce, Probate and Social Security Disability
Have you recently found yourself dealing with the painful heartbreak of a child support issue or domestic violence problem? Are you worried about the solidarity of your future now that you're unsure about an adoption problem? That’s why you need to turn to the helpful attention of Rockwall divorce attorney Shannon Estrada. She is experienced and works hard to make sure that each client is provided with attention that’s both necessary and deserved. Ms. Estrada can provide you with experienced guidance and the strong advocacy that your case needs to stay afloat. Don't let your heartbreak keep you from moving...
Todd Donald Shapiro
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Plano, TX Family Law Attorney with 18 years experience
(972) 423-0033 701 East 15th St Suite 204
Plano, TX 75074
Free ConsultationFamily, Criminal, Divorce and Domestic Violence
Todd Shapiro is a Criminal Defense attorney located in Plano TX. He is a partner at The Shapiro Law Firm, where he practices with his father, Howard Shapiro. The firm focuses on all matters pertaining to family law and criminal law. The Shapiro Law Firm has been a fixture in DFW for over 40 years.
Robert Sterling Guest
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Rockwall, TX Family Law Lawyer with 16 years experience
(972) 722-7567 815 T L Townsend Dr
#106
Rockwall, TX 75087
Free ConsultationFamily, Criminal, DWI and Divorce
Scott Shannon Gray
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Rockwall, TX Family Law Lawyer with 15 years experience
(972) 722-7567 815 T L Townsend Dr
#106
Rockwall, TX 75087
Free ConsultationFamily, Business, Divorce and Personal Injury
Texas Wesleyan University School of Law - Texas Wesleyan University and Texas Tech University School of Law
Michael E. Goodman
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Rockwall, TX Family Law Attorney with 18 years experience
(972) 772-4140 1008 Ridge Rd
Rockwall, TX 75087
Free ConsultationFamily, Criminal, Divorce and Domestic Violence
South Texas College of Law
Brent Buyse
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Aggressive and personalized representation in divorce and family law cases.

We're experienced family lawyers and will fight to protect your family and fortune. Our practice includes high net worth divorces, spousal & child support, child custody & visitation, and pre-and post-marital agreements. Read More »
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Elizabeth D. Alvarez
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Texas Family Law Lawyer

Pepperdine University School of LawSupreme Court of Texas, Texas and US District Court, Northern District of Texas
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Sandy Liu
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Allen, TX Family Law Attorney with 15 years experience
(972) 322-6576 825 Market St., Bldg. M, Suite 250
Allen, TX 75013
Family and Immigration
St. Mary's University School of Law
Sandy M. Liu concentrates her practice in the areas of family law and immigration law. With roots in Taiwan, China, and France, Ms. Liu's background and experience have given her a unique understanding of the goals and struggles of the immigrant family. Ms. Liu received her bachelor's degree in Molecular Cell Biology from the University of Texas at Dallas and her Juris Doctorate from St. Mary's University School of Law in 2003. A member of Phi Delta Phi, Ms. Liu became licensed by the State Bar of Texas in 2003 and began her legal career at Legal Aid of NorthWest...
Gary Ray Warren
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Richardson, TX Family Law Lawyer with 27 years experience
(972) 600-2680 3600 Shire blvd. #205
Richardson, TX 75082
Family, Criminal, DWI and Divorce
Thomas M. Cooley Law School
Gary R. Warren’s role at our North Texas law firm is representing families with divorce and child support issues. A native Texan himself – he graduated from Garland High School in 1983 – Gary serves the families of Dallas, Collin and Rockwall counties with matters involving divorce and child custody case law. He has nearly 20 years of experience in the North Texas legal field, several of which have been spent specifically with divorce and child support cases in communities stretching from Plano and Richardson to Sachse and Rowlett. After graduating from Texas Tech University in 1987, Gary...
Kerry Prisock
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Rockwall, TX Family Law Attorney
(214) 632-3823 1101 Ridge Road
Suite 103
Rockwall, TX 75087
Free ConsultationFamily, Estate Planning, Foreclosure Defense and Real Estate
University of Mississippi
My primary focus is on full service commercial and residential real estate transactions with particular emphasis on document preparation and escrow services, commercial due diligence, foreclosures and foreclosure workouts, landlord/tenant relations and construction lien rights.
Rex Dwyer
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Rockwall, TX Family Law Lawyer with 36 years experience
(972) 771-0108 500 Turtle Cove Blvd
Rockwall, TX 75087
Free ConsultationFamily, Divorce, Domestic Violence and Insurance Defense
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
Hi. I'm Rex Dwyer, I have been a practicing attorney for over 35 years. My practice currently serves Rockwall, Texas and the surrounding counties. I practice in the areas of Family Law and Business Litigation. I help people with family issues such as: divorce, child custody, child support and property division and business issues such as: non-competes, real estate litigation, employment litigation and contract litigation.

I opened Dwyer Law Firm in 2003 to serve the Rockwall community and to be closer to my family. I previously worked at a few larger firm's in Houston and Downtown Dallas: Farnsworth & Martin, Patterson...
Victoria Warner
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Rowlett, TX Family Law Attorney with 28 years experience
(972) 412-5084 11102 Liberty Grove Rd
Rowlett, TX 75089
Family and Divorce
I am a registered nurse as well as a licensed attorney. My practice areas include, Dallas, Rockwall, Collin, Kaufman, Hunt, Denton and Tarrant counties. I am a trained collaborative lawyer and belong to the Rockwall Collaborative Family Law Alliance, as well as Collaborative Law Institue of Texas. 95% of my practice is family law and 5% is representation of nurses before the Texas Board of Nurse Examiners. Jennifer, my legal assistant has been with me for over 12 years.
David Moore Eaker
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(972) 772-8005 505 East Boydstun
Suite 1
Rockwall, TX 75087
Rockwall, TX Family Law Attorney with 20 years experience
Family, Appeals, Divorce and Estate Planning
Comprehensive Family Law Practice including divorce, custody, and support matters Trained and experienced in collaborative law process and mediation but also willing and able to litigate those cases where necessary. Principal office in Rockwall County. Dallas office by appointment only. As the founder of the Eaker Law Firm, Rockwall attorney David M. Eaker provides legal counsel in divorce and a variety of family law situations. Since 1999, he has been licensed to practice law in the state of Texas. Mr. Eaker’s work over the years has led to him being recognized by his peers with...
Preston Park
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Plano, TX Family Law Lawyer with 6 years experience
555 Republic Dr., FL 2
Plano, TX 75074
Family
Southern Methodist University
Cameron Cowan
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(972) 772-4140 311 E Interstate 30, Suite 100
Rockwall, TX 75087
Rockwall, TX Family Law Attorney with 24 years experience
Family, Criminal, Divorce and Estate Planning
In his 18 years of legal experience, Attorney J. Cameron Cowan spent almost 15 years a prosecutor for the State of Texas. He then opened his open private practice, handling criminal defense, military law, family law, and estate planning. Attorney Cowan also spent 8 years in US Army JAG Corps as a reservist. In that time, he was able to offer legal services to thousands of service members, even those going overseas. He attended Baylor University, graduating with a B.B.A. in Economics and Public Administration. J. Cameron Cowan then received his Juris Doctor from Texas Tech University, School of Law. He...
Maria Tsao Tu
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Plano, TX Family Law Attorney with 29 years experience
(972) 964-8366 6200 Chase Oak Blvd., SUITE 102- A
Plano, TX 75023
Family, Criminal, DWI and Divorce
University of Washington School of Law and Seattle University School of Law
I call myself the "Common People" lawyer. I was raised to be self sufficient ever since I was old enough to babysit and deliver newspaper. I worked to put myself through college, law school and master degree. During the first phase of my law practice, My objective was to become a "rich and famous" lawyer. When I clawed my way there to the top, I couldn't figure out why I was so unhappy...So, I walked away from everything --my high paying salary, my condo by the lake, my personal shopper, my rich clients with limos...
Brian Bagley
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Plano, TX Family Law Attorney with 7 years experience
(972) 295-9050 701 East 15th Street
Suite 101
Plano, TX 75074
Free ConsultationFamily, Criminal, DWI and Divorce
Texas Wesleyan University School of Law - Texas Wesleyan University
Robert Allen Thornton
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You and Your Family Come First

I grew up in South Georgia where I was raised on traditional values and southern cooking. It comes down to minding your manners and finding joy in the simple things, really. I was always near woods or a farm. Even... Read More »
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Adam Mundt
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Texas Family Law Attorney

University of Houston - DowntownTexas
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Cynthia Palmer
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Plano, TX Family Law Lawyer with 16 years experience
(877) 353-4600 101 East Park Boulevard
Bank of America Tower Suite 600
Plano, TX 75074
Family and Divorce
South Texas College of Law
Elizabeth Doss
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Richardson, TX Family Law Lawyer with 6 years experience
(972) 600-2680 3600 Shire Blvd. #205
Richardson, TX 75082
Family
University of Arkansas School of Law
For some people, choosing a career is a time-consuming process. But not for Elizabeth Doss – the Missouri native had her future mapped out early on. As a high school junior, she was selected to be a delegate for the Missouri Girls State, a summer leadership program sponsored by the American Legion. That event sparked in her a life-long passion for law, an interest that she would continue to foster for years to come. During that summer, she attended a course where a local attorney discussed landlord/tenant law. For Doss, that encounter was...
Ryan Robert Bauerle
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Richardson, TX Family Law Attorney with 7 years experience
(972) 600-2680 3600 Shire Blvd. #205
Richardson, TX 75082
Family, Estate Planning and Probate
Family law attorney at Warren & Migliaccio, LLP in Richardson TX, Ryan Bauerle takes no bull from anyone – including the bull. That is no exaggeration. While visiting Pamplona, Spain a few years ago, the adventure junkie decided to participate in the local custom, the running of the bulls. Not deterred by potential dangers, the Houston native decided – figuratively speaking – to take the bull by the horns. “It’s all about bravado,” he admits. As he tells it, “a bull nearly gored me, but I was able to turn away at the last minute....
Daryl Gordon
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Plano, TX Family Law Lawyer with 25 years experience
(972) 673-0303 701 E 15th St
Plano, TX 75074
Family and Divorce
Brian Blessing
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Rockwall, TX Family Law Attorney with 46 years experience
(972) 771-9954 104 W Kaufman St
Rockwall, TX 75087
Free ConsultationFamily, Criminal, DWI and Divorce
Jeff Domen
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Plano, TX Family Law Lawyer with 19 years experience
(214) 473-9696 6900 North Dallas Parkway
Suite 400
Plano, TX 75024
Family and Divorce
Baylor Law School
Jeff Domen recognizes that divorce is new and unfamiliar to most individuals, and he works to create peace of mind by explaining the legal process and helping clients navigate the emotional roller coaster with a focus on hope, dignity, and prosperity. Believing that divorcing individuals need a clearly defined pathway, Mr. Domen assists clients in identifying their goals and developing a strategy to accomplish them. He is committed to managing clients’ most important assets—including children, money, and property—with dignity and respect.
Thomas Albert Greenwald
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Plano, TX Family Law Attorney with 26 years experience
(214) 473-9696 6900 North Dallas Parkway
Suite 400
Plano, TX 75024
Family and Divorce
University of Wisconsin Law School
“Discipline and thoughtful planning are the secrets to successfully achieving clients’ goals while minimizing the emotional and financial costs of their cases.” – Tom Greenwald
Michael R. Puhl
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McKinney, TX Family Law Attorney with 36 years experience
(972) 569-3166 206 S. Kentucky Street
Suite 300
McKinney, TX 75069
Family and Divorce
The John Marshall Law School
Michael R. Puhl is Board Certified in Family Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization, a member of the Texas Academy of Family Law Specialists and a certified mediator. Michael has been honored as a Texas Super Lawyer by Texas Monthly magazine since 2008. A 1982 graduate of the John Marshall Law School in Chicago, he is licensed to practice law in Texas, Illinois and before the United States Supreme Court. He is an active member of state and local bar associations and former president of the Plano Bar Association. In 2006, he was appointed by Governor Rick...
Aimee Michelle Pingenot
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Dallas, TX Family Law Lawyer with 16 years experience
(214) 373-7676 8350 North Central Expressway
Suite 1700
Dallas, TX 75206
Family and Divorce
Michael F. Pezzulli
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(972) 713-1300 880 Country Club Road
Fairview, TX 75069
Free ConsultationFairview, TX Family Law Lawyer with 43 years experience
Family, Divorce, Domestic Violence and Personal Injury
West Virginia University College of Law
Michael F. Pezzulli is a seasoned attorney with the experience and track record clients trust. He is a powerful advocate in court for clients facing high-conflict divorce, complex asset division, and every kind of civil trial matter. Pezzulli leverages deep knowledge of the law and decades of experience with judges and courts across Texas to fight for his clients. His passion for taking a strong case to court for a jury to decide, when settling would yield a fraction of its potential, has produced highly favorable results for many.

Pezzulli understands the emotional and financial toll of taking legal action...
Meghan Burns
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Aggressive and personalized representation in divorce and family law cases.

We're experienced family lawyers and will fight to protect your family and fortune. Our practice includes high net worth divorces, spousal & child support, child custody & visitation, and pre-and post-marital agreements. Read More »
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Spencer Page
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Texas Family Law Attorney

Southern Methodist University and Texas A&M University School of LawTexas
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Joy N Obiselu
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DALLAS, TX Family Law Attorney
(469) 608-0529 13601 PRESTON ROAD
SUITE 516 W
DALLAS, TX 75240
Free ConsultationFamily, Criminal, Divorce and Domestic Violence
Texas Southern University Thurgood Marshall School of Law
Attorney Joy Obiselu is the managing partner at Obi Legal Group (OLG) and an experienced trial lawyer primarily practicing in the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex including but not limited to Dallas, Collin, Denton and Tarrant County. Joy Obiselu was born and raised in New Jersey where she attended Montclair State University. Soon after graduating from the university, she attended the great Thurgood Marshall School of Law located in Houston, Texas for law school. In law school, she was an active member of the student body as well as involved in the law school’s journal.

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Kathryn Murphy
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Plano, TX Family Law Attorney with 30 years experience
(214) 473-9696 6900 North Dallas Parkway
Suite 400
Plano, TX 75024
Family and Divorce
The University of Texas School of Law
A highly goal-oriented family attorney, Kathryn Murphy is skilled in answering one of the most important concerns clients have about divorce: seeing an efficient, satisfactory end to the process. Kathryn initially helps clients establish their priorities, then outlines their options for achieving resolution. Drawing on her extensive trial experience as a family lawyer, Kathryn helps clients anticipate the likely impact of their decisions so they can choose wisely.

Clients value Kathryn’s thoroughness, especially in complex property and child custody cases. Her expertise includes cases involving the valuation of a business, closely held business interests, relocation, characterization of property, and premarital agreements....
Kaitlin A. Capetillo
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Dallas, TX Family Law Attorney with 5 years experience
(214) 780-0646 8080 N. Central Expressway
Suite 1300
Dallas, TX 75206
Family, Arbitration & Mediation, Divorce and Domestic Violence
Texas Tech University School of Law
Kaitlin Capetillo has practiced family law since graduating from law school and has direct experience handling a variety of family law issues, including divorce, child custody & visitation, adoption, termination, child support, property division, and the modification or enforcement of prior court orders.
Carl Barrett Thomas
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Dallas, TX Family Law Lawyer with 10 years experience
(866) 219-6119 North Texas Office
8150 N. Central Expy., Ste. 1600
Dallas, TX 75206
Family, Criminal, Divorce and Domestic Violence
Texas Tech University School of Law
Barrett Thomas is a family law and criminal law lawyer in Waco, Texas. He practices with his partner, Kristy Blanchard, in both north and central Texas. They have offices in Dallas, Waco, Temple, and Marlin. Barrett is a former police officer and assistant district attorney. He honed his skills as a litigator in the criminal courts. He has a knack for finding the truth, even when it has been intentionally concealed. He uses his investigative prowess to benefit his clients and see that they have the advantage in both settlement negotiations and at trial.

He is a...
Rachel Li
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Plano, TX Family Law Attorney with 10 years experience
(214) 616-3684 5601 Democracy Drive
Suite 109
Plano, TX 75024
Family and Divorce
Southern Methodist University
Plano Trial Attorney, Rachel Li, represents clients in divorce and family law matters in Collin, Dallas and Denton county Texas. "I provide my clients with effective, personalized and professional legal advice, based on honesty, integrity and the highest level of responsiveness, to meet and exceed their unique needs."
Sharon Almaguer
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Dallas, TX Family Law Lawyer with 29 years experience
(956) 451-3811 14902 Preston Rd., Suite 404-715
By Appointment
Dallas, TX 75254
Free ConsultationFamily, Business, Elder and Estate Planning
An attorney with over twenty eight years of experience, Sharon helps individuals and companies resolve even the most difficult and complex cases in an efficient manner. Sharon has experience assisting clients in a variety of practice areas including estate planning, probate, guardianship law, elder law, wills and trusts, adoption law, special needs planning, qualified income trusts, medicaid eligibility, residential and commercial real estate, asset protection, corporate and business law, corporate and LLC formation, franchising, and ad valorem tax issues. Call to discuss your case or legal issue with us today.
Paula Larsen
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Dallas, TX Family Law Attorney with 40 years experience
(214) 373-7676 8350 North Central Expressway
Suite 1700
Dallas, TX 75206
Family and Divorce
“With more than thirty years of experience in family law, including eleven years as a judge in the family courts, my primary goal is to help clients embrace realistic expectations, then move toward the best possible outcome.” — Paula Larsen
Klint Rybicki
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Farmersville, TX Family Law Lawyer with 11 years experience
(972) 784-3060 107 McKinney Street
Farmersville, TX 75442
Free ConsultationFamily, Business, Divorce and Estate Planning
Texas A&M University School of Law
Klint focuses his practice in the area of family law, business law, and other areas. Klint has helped hundreds of clients with family and domestic needs.

In addition, Klint assisted clients with complex business contractual matters and aiding in corporate structuring and prevailed in many mid to large scale civil lawsuits in the areas of franchise, consumer issues, and failed business ventures.

Klint received his J.D. from Texas A&M University School of Law. While in law school, Klint interned for the Dallas County District Attorney’s Office and the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. Klint earned a Bachelor of Business Administration...
Angeline Lindley Bain
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Dallas, TX Family Law Attorney with 32 years experience
(214) 373-7676 8350 North Central Expressway
Suite 1700
Dallas, TX 75206
Family and Divorce
“Realizing that divorce is a life-changing event, I focus on helping clients preserve their dignity, relationships and equilibrium through this transition. That’s especially important in long-term marriages, where the emotional and financial stakes can be high.” — Angie Bain
Elisa Maloff Reiter
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Dallas, TX Family Law Attorney with 34 years experience
(469) 513-1899 Merit Tower 12222 Merit Drive
Dallas, TX 75251
Family, Divorce and Elder

Elisa Maloff Reiter provides value-added legal representation throughout the entire divorce process. Our firm combines the skills you would find at a boutique firm with efficiency in handling your case.

Whether you are enjoying your golden years or facing division of complex assets that include a business, you need an attorney who works expediently and effectively. Need help with parental alienation issues? Mrs. Reiter can help. LGQBT issues? Mrs. Reiter can help. Navigating a divorce for those in their golden years? Mrs. Reiter can help. Navigating a divorce at the height of your earning...
Brandon Joseph
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Aggressive and personalized representation in divorce and family law cases.

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Robert Epstein
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Aggressive and personalized representation in divorce and family law cases.

We're experienced family lawyers and will fight to protect your family and fortune. Our practice includes high net worth divorces, spousal & child support, child custody & visitation, and pre-and post-marital agreements. Read More »
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Dealing with family law issues?

Family law generally concerns domestic relations and family-related matters such as marriage, civil unions, domestic partnerships, adoptions, paternity, guardianships, domestic abuse, surrogacy, child custody, child abduction, the dissolution of marriage and associated issues. Each state has its own set of family laws, and traveling across state borders can sometimes affect your rights and those of your family.

Contrary to popular belief, seeking the advice of a family law attorney does not necessarily mean that something is amiss in your family. A family law attorney can help negotiate prenuptial/premarital agreements for clients in anticipation of marriage or advise same-sex couples on relevant legal issues affecting their relationship. They also can help with adoption proceedings and other procedures involving children.

Family law attorneys often do represent clients seeking a divorce, annulment or legal separation, and the complicated issues that can arise as a result. Although domestic abuse is a criminal offense, some family law attorneys are skilled at handling these situations, as they are often entangled with other family law issues.

Some jurisdictions certify lawyers as family law specialists, which means these attorneys have met the certifying body's minimum requirements for education, experience, and examination.


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Paternity Suit: A lawsuit to determine the father of a child whose parents were not married when the child was born.