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George J. Petrovich Jr.

Practice areas:

Family, Litigation, Probate, Employment & Labor, Personal Injury, Business

About Me

*Board Certified in Family Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization 

+Member of the College of the State Bar of Texas 


George was born in Galveston, Texas and received his Bachelor of Science degree in 1956 from Texas Christian University in Fort Worth. He was employed as an industrial chemist at General Dynamics Corporation while attending night classes at Southern Methodist University School of Law in Dallas, where he graduated with a Bachelor of Laws degree in 1961. George has been licensed to practice in all Texas courts since 1961, and has also been admitted to practice before the Federal District Court for the Northern District of Texas, the United States Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit and the United States Supreme Court. George was certified as a Family Law Specialist by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization in 1998 and has been recertified every 5 years thereafter. George is also a certified mediator by Dispute Resolution Services of Tarrant County Inc. since 1995.


George was a founding Director and Past President of Tarrant County Family Law Bar Association, Past Chair of the Tarrant County Bar Association Alternate Dispute Resolution Section, and Past Council Member of the State Bar Committee for Continuing Professional Competence. George was appointed Public Member of the Texas House Select Interim Study Committee for the Worker's Compensation program. George is a member of the Tarrant County Bar Association, Tarrant County Family Law Bar Association, and the College of the State Bar of Texas. Former member city of Fort Worth Board of Adjustment (commercial section 2006-2008). Named Top Attorneys Fort Worth Texas Magazine 2003.


Practice Areas

Licensed since 1961

  1. Family: 60%
  2. Litigation: 20%
  3. Business: 5%
  4. Personal Injury: 5%
  5. Other: 10%
  6. More 

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Contact Info

Law Office of Petrovich & Giraud

3300 Joyce Drive
Fort Worth, TX, 76116



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Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Top AttorneyN/A2003


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Tarrant County Family Law Bar AssociationPresident1979 - 1980
Tarrant County Family Law Bar AssociationMember1977 - Present
Tarrant County Bar AssociationMember1963 - Present
State Bar of TexasMember1961 - Present
Tarrant County Association of MediatorsMemberN/A


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Southern Methodist UniversityN/ALL.B - Bachelor of Laws1961
Texas Christian UniversityN/ABS - Bachelor of Science1956