list of acclaimed adoption attorneys in Texas

Distinguished Adoption Attorneys

Forever After Adoptions recommends that you retain an attorney that specializes in adoption . The American Academy of Adoption Attorneys http://www.adoptionattorneys.org/is an organization of such specialists

Academy Fellows must be licensed for at least five years and have acted as lead counsel in at least 50 adoption proceedings, including 10 interstate (ICPC) placements in the two years prior to being invited to join the Academy.  They must maintain their practice according to the highest standards of ethics, competence and professionalism. The following attorneys in Texas are members of this elite academy.

 

 

 

Gerald A. Bates

Member Since 1992Interstate (ICPC) Adoption · Grandparent Representation · Mediation · Contested Adoption · Domestic Adoptionwww.txadoptions.com
3200 River Front Drive, Suite 204,
Fort Worth, TX 76107
United States

TEL (817) 338-2840 ; FAX (817) 338-2865

C. Harold Brown

Member Since 1992Domestic Adoptionwww.brownpruittlaw
201 Main Street, Suite 801,
Fort Worth, TX 76102
United States

TEL (817) 338-4888 ; FAX (817) 338-0700

 

Carla M. Calabrese

Member Since 1997Interstate (ICPC) Adoption · Intercountry Adoption · Assisted Reproduction · Grandparent Representation · Mediation · LGBT · Domestic Adoptionwww.calabresehuff.com
5944 Luther Lane, Suite 875,
Dallas, TX 75225
United States

TEL (214) 939-3000 ; FAX (214) 939-3001

David Charles Cole (Sustaining Fellow)

Member Since 1997Interstate (ICPC) Adoption · Contested Adoption · Special Needs Children · Assisted Reproduction · Domestic Adoptionwww.adoptlegal.com
3631 Fairmount Street, Suite 201,
Dallas, TX 75219
United States

TEL (214) 363-5117 ; FAX (214) 265-0075

 

Heidi Bruegel Cox

Member Since 1993Interstate (ICPC) Adoption · Intercountry Adoption · Special Needs Children · Domestic Adoptionwww.gladney.org
6300 John Ryan Drive,
Fort Worth, TX 76132
United States

TEL (817) 922-6043 ; FAX (817) 922-5955

Eric C. Freeby

Member Since 2011Interstate (ICPC) Adoption · Assisted Reproduction · Special Needs Children · Contested Adoption · Mediation · Grandparent Representation · Intercountry Adoption · Domestic Adoption · Private Networkingwww.brownpruitt.com
201 Main Street, Suite 801,
Ft. Worth , TX 76102
United States

TEL (817) 338-4888 ; FAX (817) 338-0700

600 N. Carroll Avenue, Suite 100,
Southlake, TX 76092
United States

TEL (817) 338-4888 ; FAX (817) 338-0700

36 W. Beauregard, Suite 604,
San Angelo, TX 76903
United States

TEL (817) 338-4888 ; FAX (817) 338-0700

Dale R. Johnson

Member Since 1990Domestic Adoption
7303 Blanco Road,
San Antonio, TX 78216
United States

TEL (210) 349-3761 ; FAX (210) 349-8075

Michael R. Lackmeyer

Member Since 1998Assisted Reproduction · Grandparent Representation · Interstate (ICPC) Adoption · LGBT · Domestic Adoptionwww.adopttexas.net
1201 S. WS Young Drive, Suite F,
Killeen, TX 76543
United States

TEL (254) 690-2223 ; FAX (254) 699-7057

 

Susan I. Paquet

Member Since 1991Interstate (ICPC) Adoption · Assisted Reproduction · Special Needs Children · Contested Adoption · Mediation · Grandparent Representation · Intercountry Adoption · Domestic Adoption · Private Networkingwww.brownpruitt.com
201 Main Street, Suite 801,
Fort Worth, TX 76102
United States

TEL (817) 338-4888 ; FAX (817) 338-0700

600 N. Carroll Avenue, Suite 100,
Southlake, TX 76092
United States

TEL (817) 338-4888 ; FAX (817) 338-0700

36 W. Beauregard, Suite 604,
San Angelo, TX 76903
United States

TEL (817) 338-4888 ; FAX (817) 338-0700

Donald R. Royall

Member Since 2000Interstate (ICPC) Adoption · Intercountry Adoption · Contested Adoption · Mediation · Grandparent Representation · Domestic Adoptionwww.adoptiontexas.com
13430 Northwest Freeway, Suite 270,
Houston, TX 77040
United States

TEL (713) 462-6500 ; FAX (713) 462-6570

 

Melody Brooks Royall

Member Since 1992Interstate (ICPC) Adoption · Intercountry Adoption · Contested Adoption · Mediation · Assisted Reproduction · Domestic Adoptionwww.adoptiontexas.com
13430 Northwest Freeway, Suite 270,
Houston, TX 77040
United States

TEL (713) 462-6500 ; FAX (713) 462-6570

 

Steven Watkins

Member Since 1999Interstate (ICPC) Adoption · Contested Adoption · Grandparent Representation · Domestic Adoptionwww.watkins-perkins.com
P.O. Box 876,
Greenville, TX 75403-0876
United States

TEL (903) 454-6688 ; FAX (903) 454-1772

 

Jenny L. Womack

Member Since 2004Interstate (ICPC) Adoption · Intercountry Adoption · Assisted Reproduction · Grandparent Representation · LGBT · Domestic Adoptionwww.WomackAdoptions.com
5050 Quorum Drive, Suite 225,
Dallas, TX 75254
United States

TEL (214) 935-3310 ; FAX (214) 935-3311

Ellen A. Yarrell

Member Since 1995Interstate (ICPC) Adoption · Assisted Reproduction · Contested Adoption · Mediation · LGBT · Domestic Adoption
50 Briar Hollow Lane, Suite 425 W,
Houston, TX 77027
United States

TEL (713) 621-3332 ; FAX (713) 621-3669