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Edward "Eddie" Cawlfield

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Estate Planning & Probate Attorney in Celina, TX

The Cawlfield Law Firm, PLLC
129 N Ohio Street
Celina, TX 75009
Phone: 972-382-5400
Selected to Rising Stars: 2021 - 2022
Licensed in Texas Since: 2014
Practice Areas: Estate Planning & Probate, Business/Corporate, Real Estate: Consumer
Languages Spoken: English, Spanish
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Attorney Profile

The founder of The Cawlfield Law Firm, PLLC, Edward Scott Cawlfield focuses his practice primarily on estate planning and administration. Based in Celina, Texas, he represents people throughout Collin and Denton counties, and he has been admitted to practice before all Texas state courts since 2014.

Fluent in Spanish as well as in English, Mr. Cawlfield attended The University of Texas at Austin, and he majored in history and received a Bachelor of Arts in 2001. After he graduated, he started a health care staffing company and ran it for several years before enrolling at Texas A&M University School of Law. While he was there, Mr. Cawlfield participated in national mock trial competitions, served on the Texas A&M Journal of Property Law, and was awarded a Texas A&M Law Fellowship for his public interest legal work before being awarded his Juris Doctor in 2014. He worked at a law firm in McKinney, Texas, before opening his own firm in November 2018.

Mr. Cawlfield assists people with the planning of their estates through his preparation and review of wills, living and irrevocable trusts, advance medical directives, and financial and health care powers of attorney. He also guides clients through the probate process, and he has handled will contests and other types of estate administration litigation as well as adult guardianships. Apart from his estate practice, Mr. Cawlfield has extensive experience in real estate transactions and disputes, and his business law background has encompassed entity formation, regulatory compliance, and general advice and counsel. A member of several legal associations, he has received a 10.0 “Superb” peer review rating through Avvo.

Practice Areas
  • 80%Estate Planning & Probate
  • 10%Business/Corporate
  • 10%Real Estate: Consumer
Focus Areas

Estate Planning, Guardianships & Conservatorships, Living Wills, Power of Attorney, Probate & Estate Administration, Trusts, Wills, Business Formation and Planning, Limited Liability Companies, Partnership, Sub-chapter S Corporations, Contracts, Business Organizations


2 Years Rising Stars
  • Rising Stars: 2021 - 2022

About Edward "Eddie" Cawlfield

First Admitted: 2014, Texas

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Educational Background

  • Baylor Academy of the Advocate in St. Andrews, Scotland
  • The University of Texas, B.A., History

Bar/Professional Activity

  • Plano Bar Association
  • Texas State Bar College, Member, 2016-2020
  • Celina, Texas – Main Street Advisory Board – Board Member
  • McKinney Bar Association
  • Frisco Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Collin County Bar Association, 2020

Scholarly Lectures/Writings

  • Community presentation explaining common issues, questions, and concerns related to Immigration, Speaker, Immigration Rights Within the Law, Community, 2017

Pro bono/Community Service

  • Pro Bono pledge completion, 2019
  • Board Member, Celina Main Street and Historic Square, 2019
  • Board Member, Celina Main Street and Historic Square, 2018
  • Pro Bono pledge completion, 2020
  • Board Member, Celina Main Street and Historic Square, 2020


  • , Top 10 Attorney, Attorney and Practice Magazine, 2019
  • , Top Attorney Award, Top Attorney, 2020
  • , 10 Best Attorney Client Satisfaction, American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys, 2019
  • Honored by D Magazine as one of the “Best Lawyers in Dallas”, 2018

Special Licenses/Certifications

  • Texas Bar College, 2020
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Office Location for Edward "Eddie" Cawlfield

129 N Ohio Street
Celina, TX 75009

Phone: 972-382-5400

Last Updated: 5/15/2022

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