An Associate in the Family Law section of Godwin Lewis PC, Ashley Bowline Russell has been recognized by peers and clients alike for her extensive understanding of the law. Her ability to craft and implement unique and creative legal arguments gives her a valuable perspective in approaching her cases, and in reaching effective solutions to the problems of her clients. Her practice focuses solely on family law litigation and appellate matters.
A skilled negotiator, Ashley works closely with her clients in order to secure agreements, identify settlement options, and, where possible, avoid the necessity of a trial altogether.
Ashley has been commended by her clients for her dedication, and the manner in which she has guided them through the more difficult moments of the family law process. The personal attention, concern, and compassion that she brings to her job has been noted time and again.
Ms. Russell has been honored with four-time selection to the list of Thomson Reuters' "Texas Rising Stars" as published in Texas Monthly and Texas Super Lawyers Magazine, recognizing the top young lawyers in the State of Texas. In further recognition of her professionalism and ethics, she was accepted as a member of the Annette Stewart Inn of Court, an organization devoted to ethics and professionalism in the practice of family law.
Licensed since 2006
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|TX||Eligible To Practice In Texas||2006||05/24/2015|
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Texas Rising Stars||Thomson Reuters||2015|
|Texas Rising Stars||Thomson Reuters||2014|
|Texas Rising Stars||Thomson Reuters||2013|
|Rising Star||Texas Monthly Magazine||2012|
|Texas Rising Stars||Thomson Reuters||2012|
|Best in Law Blogs||LexBlog||2009|
|Associate||Godwin Lewis PC||2014 - Present|
|Attorney||O'Neil Attorneys Family Law||2006 - 2014|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|College of the State Bar of Texas||Member||2011 - Present|
|Annette Stewart American Inn of Court||Associate Member||2007 - Present|
|Dallas Bar Association, Family Law Section||Member||2006 - Present|
|State Bar of Texas, Family Law Section||Member||2006 - Present|
|Texas Association of Young Lawyers||Member||2006 - Present|
|American Bar Association, Family Law Section||Member||2005 - Present|
|State Bar of Texas, Advanced Family Law Course||Winning Your Case Before You Go To Trial, Pretrial Dispositive Motions and Procedures||2009|
|State Bar of Texas, Marriage Dissolution Course||We Lost, Now What: Perfecting the Appeal||2008|
|State Bar of Texas, Advanced Family Law Course||Speak Now or Waive It: Preserving Error for Trial Lawyers||2007|
|Dallas Bar Association Family Law Section, Summer Bar Seminar||Case Law Update||2007|
|State Bar of Texas, Family Law Boot Camp-Practice in the Trenches||Overview of Characterization & Tracing in a Divorce,||2007|
|University of Houston Law Foundation, Family Law Practice Seminar||Enforcement of Court Orders and Decrees||2006|
|Southern Methodist University||Doctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor (J.D.)||N/A||2006|
|University of Oklahoma||Psychology and English||BA - Bachelor of Arts||2003|
|Dallas Bar Association, Monthly Family Law Section Meetings||Monthly Case Law Updates||2007|