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David L. Thornton

Family Attorney at Friendswood, TX

5.0   3 reviews
  • Licensed for 46 years
    State TX
    Acquired 1976
    Eligible to Practice in Texas No misconduct found

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As the founder of the Thornton Law Firm, Galveston County lawyer David L. Thornton offers legal counsel in family law and personal injury cases. Since 1976, he has been licensed to practice as an attorney. He is also a certified mediator who received meditation training at Harvard Law School. On four occasions, Mr. Thornton has been selected for inclusion in the list of Super Lawyers®. He is a member of the State Bar of Texas, American Association for Justice and Texas Academy of Family Law Specialists. For a free case evaluation, contact his firm today.

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Law Offices of David L. Thornton
699 S Friendswood Dr Ste 105
Friendswood, TX, 77546-4580


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Posted by Darylene | September 10, 2021
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Great Job With my Father’s Will
David Thornton and his office staff were Personable, professional, and compassionate in preparing my dad’s Will, Durable Power of Attorney, and Durable POA for Healthcare. He answered all our questions and was patient and kind with my dad! I want to say thank you and that I would highly recommend him to anyone needing services!
Posted by anonymous | June 28, 2013
Handled my divorce
Mr. Thornton handled my divorce and it went perfectly! You won't find a better attorney!
Posted by anonymous | April 7, 2011
David Thorton
Mr Thorton handled my custody case and did a great job.


  • Free Consultation 30 minutes
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AVVO RATING 6.9 (Good)


  • University of Houston Law Center
  • Doctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor (J.D.)
  • 1976
  • Evangel University
  • B.A.
  • 1973


  • The American Association for Justice
  • Member
  • N/A

Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • A-V Preeminent
  • Martindale-Hubbell
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Friendswood Family Lawyer David L. Thornton
David L. Thornton
Family Attorney
Friendswood, TX
Licensed for 46 years
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