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I am a Board Certified Family Law Specialist with Underwood & Perkins, PC, not only am I a dedicated lawyer but I am also a dedicated family man and member of the community. I understand the stress, time and responsibilities of raising a family in my North Dallas community. I have been married for 24years, I am raising two children who are attending Brentfield Elementary and Park Hill Junior High, and I am the head coach of the Pirates in the North Texas Little League.


I have been practicing law for 25 years, I am licensed in Texas, California, and Pennsylvania, and I am Board Certified in Family Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.  I have vast experience in custody litigation, property division litigation, divorce, mediation, examination of complex financial documents, valuing and dividing business entities and interests, real estate division, mineral rights, partition agreements, along with the myriad of issues that surface in family law.

There simply is no case too complex that myself and the Family Department of Underwood & Perkins, PC cannot handle. The dedication and hands on approach of all of the lawyers, provides the highest quality of legal representation to our clients. The recognition of our peers and clients indicates That we are certainly doing something right.



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Practice areas


  1. Family: 34%
    20 years
  2. Child Custody: 33%
    20 years
  3. Divorce: 33%
    20 years


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Attorney endorsements

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  • Bruce D. Beasley

    I've known Gene since he was an 18 year old freshman in college. We both wanted to pursue careers in the law, and Gene has certainly over the past couple of decades made a big name for himself. Gene is honest, blessed with talent and works hard to obtain the best results possible for his clients. Gene has a heart for people in need. He cares about his clients deeply. Anyone who's dealt with him knows Gene's genuine, the real deal, whether it be judges, opposing counsel or a jury. In short, I highly endorse Gene Leposki to anyone looking for the best lawyer for their unique legal situation.


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  • Patrick K. Craine

    Gene is a great lawyer and even better person. I have referred numerous people to him over the years. Gene is a tenacious advocate who cares deeply for his clients.


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Contact info

Underwood & Perkins, PC

Two Lincoln Centre,
5420 LBJ Freeway, Suite 1900
Dallas, TX, 75240


TXEligible To Practice In Texas 200507/16/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Super Lawyer 2016Super Lawyers Magazine2016
Distinguished Top LawyerGlobal Who's Who2016
Top 100 LawyersThe National Advocates2015
Board Certified - Family LawTexas Board of Legal Specialization2011
Who's Who MemberWho's Who Legal1996
Navy and Marine Commendation MedalU.S. Navy1996
Expert PistolU.S. Navy1995
Navy Achievement MedalU.S. Navy1995
Navy and Marine Commendation MedalU.S. Navy1994
Navy Achievement MedalU.S. Navy1993
National Defense MedalU.S. Navy1991
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Certified Family Law SpecialistUnderwood & Perkins, P.C.2016 - Present
PartnerOrsinger Nelson Downing & Anderson, L.L.P.2014 - 2016
PartnerMcCurley Orsinger McCurley Nelson & Downing, LLP2005 - 2014
OwnerLaw Offices of Gene Leposki1996 - 2005
Navy Lawyer - Staff Judge AdvocateUnited States Navy JAGC1990 - 1996
Association namePosition nameDuration
National Rifle Associationmember2016 - Present
Navy League DallasMember2015 - Present
Texas Academy of Family Law SpecialistsMember2011 - Present
The College of the State Bar of TexasMember2010 - Present
State Bar of Texas, Family Law SectionMember2005 - Present
Family Law Section of Dallas CountyMember2005 - Present
Dallas County Bar AssociationMember2005 - Present
State Bar of TexasMember2005 - Present
State Bar of CaliforniaMember1996 - Present
Pennsylvania Bar AssociationMember1991 - Present
American Inns of CourtN/A2005 - 2007
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Derzapf Casewon at the trial court level twice
Moore v. MooreThe premarital agreement was found to be invalid based on fraud and it withstood all appeals.
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Publication nameTitleDate
State Bar of Texas, Advanced Family Law SeminarPresenting Your Property Case Using Technology2012
State Bar of Texas publication2009 Family Law Case Update2009
Property Puzzles: Characterization, Tracing, 25 Rules and More, (Co-Author)Advanced Family Law Course 20052005
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Duquesne University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1991
Naval Justice SchoolN/AN/A1991
Washington and Jefferson CollegeEconomics \ PsychologyBA - Bachelor of Arts1988
Southwestern University Georgetown TexasN/AFreshman Year Only 1984N/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
State Bar of Texas Annual ConferenceFamily Case Law Update2009
40 Weekly Military Spouse SeminarsCalifornia Family Law1993