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Thank you for your interest in me. As proud as I am of my service to my clients and my profession as may be reflected in this profile, nothing is a substitute for personal contact when making a decision about legal representation. This is true for both the client and the attorney. If you have an issue within the subject areas indicated in my profile please call me.


Practice areas


  1. Business: 35%
  2. Wills: 20%
  3. Probate: 20%
  4. Corporate: 10%
  5. Other: 15%
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Hourly ($75-300/hour)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

21 total 

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  • Roger D. Walton

    I endorse this lawyer. Orsen Paxton is a very good business lawyer. I have been recommending him since the 1980s. He is also very good in estate planning and probate. He not only knows the law, he has sound judgment and high ethical standards.


    Roger Walton Car accident Attorney
    Relationship: Worked for lawyer

  • Christopher Chad Lampe

    Orsen is exceptionally experienced. I have personally sought his counsel on various legal matters and he is a trusted mentor.


    Christopher Lampe Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

204 South Mesquite Street
Arlington, TX, 76010


TXEligible To Practice In Texas 197407/16/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2013
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2012
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Martindale-Hubbell AV ratingMartindale-Hubbell2007
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Martindale-Hubbell AV ratingMartindale-Hubbell1999
Martindale-Hubbell AV ratingMartindale-Hubbell1998
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Martindale-Hubbell AV ratingMartindale-Hubbell1991
Martindale-Hubbell AV ratingMartindale-Hubbell1990
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Senior AttorneyLaw Office of Orsen E Paxton III P.C.2009 - Present
AttorneyOrsen E Paxton, III attorney and counselor2008 - 2009
Managing PartnerPaxton Knotts Keene2001 - 2007
Senior AttorneyPaxton-Beal, LLP1998 - 2001
Association namePosition nameDuration
Arlington Bar AssociationDirector2014 - Present
Tarrant County Bar AssociationFellow2001 - Present
State Bar of TexasMember1999 - Present
Tarrant County Probate Bar AssociationMember1995 - Present
College of the State Bar of TexasFellow1988 - Present
Tarrant County Bar AssociationMember1981 - Present
United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth CircuitAdmitted1980 - Present
United States District Court for the Northern District of TexasAdmitted1978 - Present
State Bar of TexasMember1974 - Present
Arlington Bar AssociationPresident1984 - 1985
Arlington Bar AssociationSecretary/Treasurer1982 - 1983
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
South Texas College of LawN/AJD - Juris Doctor1975
University of Texas System, ArlingtonHistoryBA - Bachelor of Arts1972
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Masters Degree Advanced Seminar ProgramBusiness Entity Choices for the Venture Capitalist2000
Masters Degree Advanced Seminar ProgramChoosing the Right Business Entity1999
Business Law CourseSurvey of Business Law Issues1980
Business Law CourseSurvey of Business Law Issues1979
Business Law CourseSurvey of Business Law Issues1978