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Donald Norman Payne

also known as Don Payne

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, Family, Wills & Living Wills, General Practice, Debt Collection, Appeals, Probate

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About Me

Twenty-three years as a successful business / sales executive and independent business owner before becoming an attorney.


Top 15% of Law School graduating class, Texas Wesleyan University School of Law, May 2008


Practice Areas

Licensed since 2008

  1. Family: 20%
    7 years
  2. Criminal Defense: 20%
    6 years
  3. General Practice: 15%
    7 years
  4. Wills & Living Wills: 15%
    6 years
  5. Other: 30%
  6. More 



Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check

Attorney Endorsements

5 total 

  • Todd Charles Simons

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Todd Simons Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Jason Christopher Stebner

    I endorse this lawyer. He is a former classmate of mine. His thoughtfulness and keen legal analysis skills have always impressed me.


    Jason Stebner Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Friend

Contact Info

Law Office of Don Payne, PLLC

125 S Washington St
San Angelo, TX, 76901-4160



TXEligible To Practice In Texas 200808/25/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
OwnerThe Law Office of Don Payne, PLLC2009 - Present
Sales / Marketing ConsultantSouthwest Tel-Supply, Inc.2001 - 2004
OwnerSteel Penny Pub (Live Performance Venue)1998 - 2003
OwnerOsborne's Music & Lesson Center1992 - 1998
Managing PartnerTricomm1986 - 1995
Vice President, SalesSouthwest Tel-Supply, Inc.1982 - 1995


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Tom Green County Bar AssociationBoard of Directors2012 - Present
Tom Green County Defense Lawyer's AssociationMember2011 - Present
Pro Bono College of the State Bar of TexasMember2010 - Present
College of the State Bar of TexasMember2009 - Present
Concho Valley Home for GirlsBoard of Directors2009 - Present
Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers AssociationMember2009 - Present
Tom Green County Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present
State Bar of TexasMember2008 - Present
San Angelo Cultural Affairs CommissionMember2003 - 2003


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Texas Wesleyan UniversityDoctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor (J.D.)N/A2008
Angelo State UniversityGovernment / Political ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1981