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Practice areas


  1. Family: 34%
  2. Probate: 33%
  3. Personal Injury: 33%


Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Stephen F. Luce

    I endorse this lawyer. B.C. is smart, always prepared and does a damn good job. I respect her and her work.


    Stephen Luce Divorce and separation Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

  • Justin Jared Sisemore

    I endorse this lawyer. B.C. is very professional, highly educated, and humble enough to put the right people in place to get the job done when the case requires expertise outside of family law. She's also tuff as nails if you cross her.


    Justin Sisemore Divorce and separation Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

Contact info

B. C. Cornish

4200 Airport Freeway
Fort Worth, TX, 76117


TXEligible To Practice In Texas 198008/17/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Nation's Top One PercentNational Association of Distinguished Counsel2015
Top AttorneyFort Worth, Texas Magazine2014
Top Family LawyerFort Worth, Texas Magazine2013
EmeritusMahon Inn of Court2013
Top Family AttorneyFort Worth, Texas Magazine2012
Top Family AttorneyFort Worth, Texas Magazine2011
Top Family Law AttorneyFort Worth Texas Magazine2010
MasterEldon Mahon Inns of Court2009
Top Attorney in Family LawFort Worth, Texas Magazine2009
Top Attorney in Family LawFort Worth, Texas Magazine2008
Board MemberTarrant County Bar Foundation2008
Top Attorney in Family LawFort Worth, Texas Magazine2007
Bar Register of Preeminent LawyersMartindale-Hubbell2006
A-V Rating with Martindale-HubbellMartindale-Hubbell2005
Top Attorney in Employment LawFort Worth, Texas Magazine2004
Top Attorney in Personal InjuryFort Worth, Texas Magazine2002
Charter FellowTarrant County Bar Foundation2000
FellowTexas Bar Foundation1998
PresidentTarrant County Trial Lawyers1997
Board MemberTarrant County Women's Bar Association1994
Good Gal AwardTexas Women's Political Caucus1988
Top AttorneyFort Worth, Texas MagazineN/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PrincipalB. C. Cornish & Associates2006 - Present
PrincipalLaw Office of B. C. Cornish1982 - 2006
Reginald Heber Smith Community Lawyer FellowLegal Services Corporation1980 - 1982
Association namePosition nameDuration
Tarrant County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Texas Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
Association of Trial Lawyers of AmericaMemberN/A
Texas Bar FoundationFellow1998 - 1998
Tarrant County Trial Lawyers AssociationPresident1997 - 1997
Tarrant County Women's Bar AssociationBoard Member1994 - 1994
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Meister, et al. vs. Smithway Motor Express, Inc., et al.2nd largest settlement in Texas in 2001
Meister, et al. vs. Smithway Motor Express, Inc., et al.2nd largest settlement in Texas in 2001
Maddox v. Schlitterbahn Water ParkSettlement just before jury selection
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Publication nameTitleDate
Texas Bar JournalAbortion: State of the Law/Law of the States1992
Sexual Inequities: Welfare Reform as it Affects WomenProfessional Development Thesis1980
Time-of-Day Rate Structuring in TexasThesis1980
Boards and Commissions in the State of TexasBook1979
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Texas School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1980
University of Texas System, ArlingtonN/ABS - Bachelor of ScienceN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Women's Policy Forum LuncheonEqual Pay Act2015
Texas Family LawVoir Dire for the Trial of a Family Law Jury Case2008
People's Law SchoolEmployment Law2004
Tarrant County Bar AssociationEthics and Client Communications2002
Legislative UpdateLegislative Changes re Litigation and Insurance1997
City of Fort WorthSexual Harassment in the Workplace1996
President's Committee on Employment of People with DisabilitiesAmerican's with Disabilities Act and its Applicatoin to People Who are HIV Positive1993