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About me

I was born and raised in a traditional working class household in the West Meadowbrook area of east Fort Worth in the 1960s and 1970s.  I attended public schools, earned a degree and political science from The University of Texas at Arlington and a law degree from The South Texas College of Law.


 


Will Rogers once said that what you do for yourself is how you make a living and what you do for others is how you make a life.  I enjoy what I do for a living (and if I don't, I shouldn't be doing it).  I want to share with you some of the things that I do to make a life.


 


The most important thing that I do outside of my work is found in the work that I do at First Presbyterian Church -- Fort Worth.  I have served on the Mission and Outreach Committee and currently serve on the Nominating Committee.  In addition to that I am serving on a task force that is designing a new worship service at our Hemphill campus.  This will be at evening service that begins at 6:08, and is being designed for people who might not enjoy a tradional worship service.  The starting time comes from Micah 6:8, "What does the Lord require of you, ..."


 


The Stephen Ministry is another program in which I am involved.  This program prepares church members to further serve by giving them additional training to care for those who are going through difficult situations.  I have only recently started my involvement with this.


 


Church is not my only outside activity.  I love baseball, history, and the theatre.


 


 


 


 


 


 

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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Family: 60%
    24 years
  2. Criminal Defense: 20%
    24 years
  3. Probate: 10%
  4. Wills: 10%
    24 years

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($250/hour)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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Contact info

5005 Brentwood Stair Road
Suite 205
Fort Worth, TX, 76112

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
TXEligible To Practice In Texas 199108/17/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Outstanding Attorney -- Child Support DefenseFort Worth, Texas Magazine2008
Outstanding Attorney -- Child Support DefenseFort Worth, Texas Magazine2007
Outstanding Attorney -- Child Support DefenseFort Worth, Texas Magazine2005
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Attorney and OwnerRaymond Daniel, P.C.1991 - Present
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Tarrant County Family Law Bar AssociationMember1997 - Present
Tarrant County Bar AssociationMember1997 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
In the Matter of A.A.Not True to the offense of Burglary of a Building
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Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
South Texas College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1991
University of Texas System, ArlingtonPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1982
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Family Law SeminarAG and IV-D Cases2009