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Penny R. Robe

Guardianship Attorney at Plano, TX

5.0   4 reviews
  • State Years
    Texas - TX 31 years
    Florida - FL 23 years
  • Licensed for 31 years
    State TX
    Acquired 1992
    Eligible to Practice in Texas No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 23 years
    State FL
    Acquired 2001
    Inactive No misconduct found

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

About Penny

Learn Penny’s areas of practice.

Practice areas
  1. Guardianship
    Penny represents guardians in the administration of guardianship matters. Penny also serves as attorney ad litem or guardian ad litem for proposed wards when appointed by the Court.

  2. Probate
    When someone dies, that person has left behind an estate, which is the legal term for everything that person owned. An estate can be as little as a person's clothes or can also include substantial assets, like real estate, investments, cars, boats and so on. Some estates are very small and "handling the estate" may not require any legal action. Any property with a written title, like a house or a car, will require action in probate court.

    29 years

  3. Corporate and incorporation
    Corporate attorney since 2000, Penny helps small business owners get structured and keep doing business. Penny has experience in technology law and in health care law.

    24 years

  4. Military law
    Penny provides assistance to other attorneys who are dealing with military retired pay in the divorce setting

    29 years

We established Robe Law Firm with a focus on providing a broad range of legal services to individuals and businesses.  In 2021, our practice shifted to mostly be in the area of probate, estate planning and guardianships.

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Penny R. Robe
5465 Legacy Drive
Suite 650
Plano, TX, 75024

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Posted by Helen | January 18, 2016
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Knowledgeable, professional, excellent
I have complete confidence in Penny. She is exceedingly knowledgeable, absolutely professional - an exceptional lawyer. She cares about me as a person as well as her client, and helps to calm me when dealing with stressful legal matters. Again, she is an exceptional lawyer, but she is also an amazing person. I have recommended her services to others and will continue to do so.
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Posted by Stephanie | January 12, 2016
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| Hired Attorney
Excellent Attorney
Penny represented me with the utmost professionalism. She is a good listener and made sure my needs were met and expressed in the court room.
Posted by Joyce | January 11, 2016
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| Hired Attorney
Excellent attorney
Penny is very professional and informed on the latest legal practices in family law. She has been such a pleasure to work with in a very trying situation. She is results oriented and provides sound and strategic solutions in complicated cases.
Posted by Jim | January 11, 2016
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| Hired Attorney
Family Law
I have used Penny and her law firm on two different occasions for wills, probate, deeds and other items in this category. They have always been wonderful to work with, completed everything in a timely manner. They thoroughly complete everything, saving numerous visits and saving me money for legal services. I highly recommend them for all your legal needs.
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Work Experience

  • Principal
  • Phillips Law Firm
  • 2009 - Present
  • Corporate Counsel
  • Pinnacle Partners in Medicine
  • 2008 - 2009
  • Regional Counsel and Technology Counsel
  • PBS&J
  • 2005 - 2008
  • General Counsel
  • Star's Edge, Inc.
  • 2000 - 2005
  • Judge Advocate
  • United States Air Force
  • 1995 - 2000
  • Assistant District Attorney
  • 64th and 242nd Judicial Districts
  • 1993 - 1995
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  • Texas Tech University School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1992
  • Lubbock Christian University
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1989


  • Mensa
  • N/A
  • Association of Corporate Counsel
  • DFW Chapter Secretary
  • 2005 - 2010

Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Pro Bono Attorney of the Year
  • Legal Aid of NorthWest Texas - Collin County office
  • 2011


  • State Bar of Texas Annual Meeting
  • Law Firm Client Trust Accounts
  • 2015

Speaking Engagements

  • State Bar of Texas Annual Meeting
  • Law Firm Client Trust Accounts
  • 2015
  • New Agent Training
  • Choice of Entity for Business Owners
  • 2015
  • Collin County Bench Bar Foundation
  • Military Law for Texas Lawyers including Child Support
  • 2015
  • Continuing Education Lunch
  • Amended Rules of Civil Procedure
  • 2014
  • Collin County Bench Bar Foundation
  • Military Law Issues for Texas Attorneys
  • 2014
  • Panel Discussion
  • Women in the Military - the Invisible War
  • 2013
  • Operation Jump Start
  • Choosing the Legal Form for a Business
  • 2013
  • Continuing Education
  • Military Law Issues for Texas Paralegals
  • 2013
  • Continuing Education Presentation
  • Military Law Issues for Texas Attorneys
  • 2011
  • Continuing Education Class
  • Will Drafting for Servicemembers After the Tax Relief Act of 2010
  • 2011
  • Association of Corporate Counsel Annual Meeting 2008
  • Management of Electronically Stored Information
  • 2008
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Attorney endorsements

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Divorce and separation Attorney | Jan 11
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Penny has been an incredible help to me in my practice, and is always available to answer any questions I may have. She has a broad set of skills and is an excellent attorney, but even more importantly is a lawyer with integrity and commitment to service. Her military background gives her the ability to talk to people from all walks of life, and she continues her service by coordinating a legal clinic for veterans in Collin County. I cannot recommend her enough."
Family Attorney | Dec 09
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I've been very impressed with Penny's great demeanor, ability to get up to speed on a client's issues very quickly, and overall responsiveness to the needs of the client."
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