Location: Fort Worth
Karen practices exclusively family law, including divorces, child custody, child support, adoptions, mediations, enforcements, domestic violence and various other areas within family law. Karen used to work for the Office of the Attorney General, child support division. She is well versed with various different aspects of child support within the office of the Attorney General.
Family law issues are some of the most difficult times of their lives, whether it be divorce, child, or property issues. Karen’s goal is to help the client navigate through these issues and help them understand various issues and hurdles that may arise. Karen strives to be an advocate for their cause both in and out of the courtroom. She approaches her cases with a passionate heart, and works diligently to use her knowledge of the law to obtain the best possible outcome, and advise her clients accordingly.
Karen was born in Stranrear, Scotland. She came to the U.S in 1988, and, became a Citizen of the U.S. in 2009. She has 2 sons, both in college. Her oldest son attends UT Dallas, her youngest son attends Texas Wesleyan University.
Karen enjoys playing tennis, reading and spending time with friends.
Areas of Practice
- Family Law
- Child Custody
- Child Support
- Litigation & Appeals
- Prenuptial Agreements
- Postnuptial Agreements
- Parental Rights Termination
- U.S Northern District of Texas
- Texas Wesleyan University School of Law, AKA Texas A & M University School of Law, Fort Worth, Texas
- Degree: J.D. 2005
- McNeese State University, Shreveport, Lake Charles, LA
- Degree: B.A
- Honors: Magna cum laude
- Honors: Dean’s List 2001-2003
- Fraternities/Sororities: National Honor Society
- Major: History
- Minor: Psychology
Classes/ Seminars Taught
- Speaker at State Wide Assistant Attorney General Seminar 2018
- Speaker at State Wide Assistant Attorney General Seminar 2019
Professional Associations and Memberships
- Member: College of the State Bar of Texas