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Ami Janelle Decker

Ami Janelle Decker

Practice areas:

Family, Wills & Living Wills

About Me

Fort Worth family law attorney focusing on divorce, collaborative law, modification and enforcement of child support, modification and enforcement of custody and visitation, grandparents' rights, parental rights termination, and adoption.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2008

  1. Family: 90%
    7 years, 400 cases
  2. Wills & Living Wills: 10%
    7 years, 50 cases

Payment

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

7 total 

  • Brian Elliott Arnold

    I endorse this lawyer. She is a great attorney in Texas for family law clients.

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    Brian Arnold Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • James Douglas Saint

    I have worked on cases with Ami many times over the last few years. She has always been professional and it was never difficult to work with her. She was always prepared and demonstrated a good knowledge of Family Law.

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    James Saint Family Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

The Decker Law Firm

5201 West Freeway Ste. 102
Fort Worth, TX, 76107

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
TXEligible To Practice In Texas 200805/24/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Top AttorneyFort Worth, Texas Magazine2014
Texas Rising StarsSuper Lawyers2014
Top AttorneyFort Worth, Texas Magazine2013
Top AttorneyFort Worth, Texas Magazine2012
CLE CompletionCollege of the State Bar of Texas2012
Dean's Honor RollUniversity of Oklahoma School of Law2008
Pro Bono Service AwardUniversity of Oklahoma School of Law2008
MemberPhi Delta Phi Legal Fraternity2008
Larry Siria Award for Community ServiceUniversity of Oklahoma School of Law2008
Merit ScholarshipUniversity of Oklahoma School of Law2005

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Project ManagerSabre/EDS1995 - 2005

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Tarrant County Family Law Bar AssociationBoard of Directors2013 - Present
Excel CenterCommunity Advisory Board2013 - Present
Mid-Cities Kappa Delta Alumnae ChapterSecretary2011 - 2013
State Bar of Texas, Family Law SectionMember2008 - Present
Fort Worth-Tarrant County Bar AssociationMember2008 - Present
Tarrant County Family Law Bar AssociationSecretary2008 - Present
Oklahoma Journal of Law and TechnologyBusiness and Topics Editor2007 - 2008
American Bar AssociationMember2005 - Present
Southlake Carroll Hockey AssociationBoard Member2003 - 2005

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Father vs. ClientMother maintained primary residence
Wife vs. ClientClient sole managing conservator, mother gets supervised visitation and pays child support.

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Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of OklahomaDoctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor (J.D.)N/A2008
Texas A&M University, CommerceJournalism and Mass CommunicationBS - Bachelor of Science1989

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Granbury CEUsWhat to Do When You Are Called to Court2014
4th MondayTips for mental health professionals for family law court2014
Panel DiscussionFamily Law2013
Family Mediation ClinicAppointments from Courts2013