Rebecca J. Manuel

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Family Law Attorney in Dallas, TX

Palmer & Manuel, PLLC
 | 8350 N. Central Expressway, Campbell Ctr I, Suite 1111
Dallas, TX 75206
Phone: 214-891-7072
Fax: 214-891-7071
Selected To Super Lawyers: 2005 - 2006, 2008, 2010 - 2012, 2014 - 2019
Licensed Since: 1982
Practice Areas:
  • Family Law
Attorney Profile

A family law attorney representing the people of the Dallas metropolitan area, Rebecca J. Manuel is an attorney with Palmer & Manuel PLLC and is certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization as a board-certified family law attorney. Confident, experienced and thoughtful, she handles cases of divorce, custody and visitation for clients who are going through troubling times and need a qualified advocate protecting their rights.

Admitted to practice in the state of Texas since 1982, Ms. Manuel first earned a Bachelor of Arts from Hendrix College in 1979 with a major in business and economics and an emphasis in accounting. From there she moved on to Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law where she obtained her Juris Doctor in 1982 and has been representing clients for over 30 years.

Ms. Manuel is a partner with Dallas Social Venture Partners and is a former “Woman of the Year” and past president of Women in Executive Leadership and the Child Abuse Prevention Center. Currently, she is a member of the Family Law Section of the State Bar of Texas and the Dallas Bar Association, a charter member of the Collaborative Law Institute of Texas and a founding fellow of the Texas College of Collaborative Law.

Along with basic family law issues, Ms. Manuel also handles collaborative family law, high-asset divorce, and business formation and entity selection. Although her goal is to make the legal process easy on everyone involved, she is a formidable courtroom presence who is not afraid to take a case to trial to achieve results that are in the best interests of her clients and their futures.

 
Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Family Law (100%): Alimony & Spousal Support, Child Support, Custody & Visitation, Dissolution, Divorce, Name Change, Paternity, Prenuptial Agreements, Marital Property, Mediation & Collaborative Law, Same Sex Family Law

Focus Areas

Alimony & Spousal Support, Child Support, Custody & Visitation, Dissolution, Divorce, Name Change, Paternity, Prenuptial Agreements, Marital Property, Mediation & Collaborative Law, Same Sex Family Law

Selections

Selected to Super Lawyers for 12 yearsbottom-image

Super Lawyers: 2005 - 2006, 2008, 2010 - 2012, 2014 - 2019

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About Rebecca Manuel

Admitted: 1982, Texas

Professional Webpage: http://www.pamlaw.com/Attorneys/Rebecca-J-Manuel.shtml

Honors/Awards:

  • "Super Lawyer"; Texas Monthly Magazine, 2005, 2006, 2008  

Special Licenses/Certifications:

  • Board Certified, Family Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization, 2000

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Dallas Social Venture Partners, Partner
  • Past President and "Woman of the Year", Women in Executive Leadership
  • Child Abuse Prevention Center (previously EXCAP), Past President
  • Texas College of Collaborative Law, Founding Fellow, 2009 - Present
  • Collaborative Law Institute of Texas, Charter Member, 2003 - Present
  • State Bar of Texas; Family Law Section
  • Dallas Bar Association; Family Law Section
  • Texas, 1982

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Volunteer Attorney with the Dallas Volunteer Attorney Program, Past-President of the Child Abuse Prevention Center (previously EXCAP), Partner in Dallas Social Venture Partners

Educational Background:

  • Hendrix College, Conway, Arkansas, B.A., Major: Business & Economics with Emphasis in Accounting, 1979

Industry Groups

  • Collaborative Law Institute Of Texas (Charter Menber-2003)
  • Dallas Bar Association
  • Texas And Dallas Family Law Section Member
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Office Location for Rebecca J. Manuel

8350 N. Central Expressway
Campbell Ctr I, Suite 1111
Dallas, TX 75206

Phone: 214-891-7072

Fax: 214-891-7071

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Last Updated: 10/4/2019

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