Bio

EDUCATION

  • Harvard Law School, J.D.
  • Stanford University, B.S. Mechanical Engineering, with distinction

LEGAL EXPERIENCE

  • Judge, 470th District Court, Collin County, Texas, 2015 – present
  • KoonsFuller Family Law, Plano, TX
  • UNT Dallas College of Law, Dallas, TX, Adjunct Professor of Family Law, 2015
  • Thompson & Knight LLP, Dallas, TX

AWARDS & DISTINCTIONS

  • Board Certified, Family Law – Texas Board of Legal Specialization
  • United States Supreme Court, admitted 2016
  • Exemplary Article Award, Texas Center for the Judiciary, 2016
  • Joseph McKnight Award for Best Article, State Bar of Texas Family Law Section, 2016
  • Super Lawyers Rising Star, 2012-2015
  • D Magazine Best Lawyers in Dallas, 2015
  • Best Lawyers in America, 2016
  • Texas Bar Foundation Fellow
  • Dallas Association of Young Lawyers 2010 Leadership Class

TRAINING

  • National Family Law Trial Institute, 2010
  • Mediator Training, 2009
  • Family Law Mediator Training, 2010
  • Collaborative Law Training, 2009
  • Interdisciplinary Collaborative Law Training, 2013

MEMBERSHIPS

  • State Bar of Texas, Pattern Jury Charge Oversight Committee
  • Texas Center for the Judiciary, Finance Committee
  • Henderson Inn of Court, Barrister
  • Children’s Advocacy Center of Collin County, Gala Committee
  • Collin County Women Lawyers Association, Advisory Board Member
  • Harvard Club of Dallas, VP Law School, Centennial Committee, Secretary (past)
  • Texas Association of Family Law Specialists (TAFLS), Member
  • College of the State Bar of Texas, Member
  • Dallas-Fort Worth Stanford Club, Board Member (past)
  • Collin County Young Lawyers Association (past), Director, Treasurer, Chair of Summer Judicial Internship Program

LEGAL EDUCATION ACTIVITIES

  • Co-Course Director, New Frontiers in Marital Property, State Bar of Texas (2017)
  • Planning Committee, Collin County Bar Association Trial Academy (2017)
  • Course Director, Handling Your First (or Next) Divorce Case Course, State Bar of Texas (2017)
  • Planning Committee, Advanced Family Law Course, State Bar of Texas (2017)
  • Planning Committee, Sex, Drugs & Surveillance Course, State Bar of Texas (2017)
  • Planning Committee, 2017 Trial Institute, Texas Academy of Family Law Specialists (2017)
  • Planning Committee, Sex, Drugs & Surveillance Course, State Bar of Texas (2014)