I am a second-career attorney with a background in education. I am a former teacher and school administrator and the parent of two wonderful daughters. My extensive background working with children and families helps me identify with the issues facing my clients and makes me a compassionate advocate in matters involving divorce, custody, enforcement, paternity, and modification actions through both litigation and the collaborative process.
In addition to representing clients in family law matters, I represent parents and students seeking resolution to school-related issues, including those involving student discipline, Section 504, and special education pursuant to the Individuals with Disabilities Education Improvement Act ("IDEA").
Although I live in Fort Worth, my practice is spread throughout the metroplex reprenting clients in Tarrant, Dallas, Denton, and Collin Counties.
|TX||Eligible To Practice In Texas||2010||07/18/2019|
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Internet Innovator Award||National Semiconductor Corporation||2002|
|Partner||Duffee + Eitzen, LLP||2013 - Present|
|Attorney||Brackett & Ellis, P.C.||2010 - 2013|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Tarrant County Family Law Bar Association||N/A||2014 - Present|
|Dallas Bar Association, Family Law Section||N/A||2013 - Present|
|Contemporary Issues in HIgher Education Law (2nd Ed.)||An Overview of Federal Disability Laws||2011|
|Texas Wesleyan Law Review||Snowflakes in Texas? Enacting Legislation to Allow for Embryo Adoption||2010|
|Texas A&M University School of Law||Doctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor (J.D.)||2010|
|West Texas A&M University||M.Ed.||2000|
|Texas State University-San Marcos||BS - Bachelor of Science||1992|
|Bar Association Lunch||HIPAA||2014|
|Education Law Association Regional Conference||The School-to-Prison Pipeline||2013|
|Client workshop||Sexual Harassment, Bullying, & Social Networks||2011|
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Sun Mar 18 2018
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