John J. Pfister, Jr.

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Family Law Attorney in Frisco, TX

Pfister Family Law
5300 Town and Country Blvd, Suite 110
Frisco, TX 75034
Phone: 972-712-6700
Fax: 972-712-9205
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2015 - 2021
Selected to Rising Stars: 2007
Licensed Since: 1992
Practice Areas: Family Law
Attorney Profile

John J. Pfister Jr. is a family law attorney and the owner of Pfister Family Law in Frisco, Texas. Mr. Pfister handles cases involving divorce, custody, adoption and other types of family law matters at the trial and appellate levels. He serves clients throughout the greater Frisco area.

Mr. Pfister is board-certified in family law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization and has more than 25 years of experience as a lawyer. Drawing on his knowledge and experience, he provides accessible and compassionate legal services to Texas residents, helping them through some of the toughest times in their lives.

Equally comfortable with courtroom argumentation, out-of-court negotiation and alternative dispute resolution, Mr. Pfister builds strategies and chooses approaches based upon his clients’ unique needs and circumstances. When a case demands an aggressive approach, he is a powerful advocate and always focused on obtaining the best possible outcome for his clients.

Mr. Pfister is committed to keeping his skills and knowledge up to date and dedicates time to staying active in his local legal community. He belongs to the Frisco Bar Association and serves as a presenter of the Frisco Bar Mexico continuing legal education conference.

Mr. Pfister earned a bachelor’s degree from the Texas A&M University and received his law degree from Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law. He passed the Texas bar examination and acquired his license to practice law in 1992. He is qualified to appear before all Texas state courts and the U.S. District Court for the Northern and Eastern Districts of Texas.

Practice Areas
  • 100%Family Law
Focus Areas

Alimony & Spousal Support, Child Support, Custody & Visitation, Dissolution, Divorce, Prenuptial Agreements, Marital Property, Father's Rights


7 Years Super Lawyers
1 Years Rising Stars
  • Super Lawyers: 2015 - 2021
  • Rising Stars: 2007

About John J. Pfister, Jr.

Admitted: 1992, Texas

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Scholarly Lectures/Writings

  • Frisco Bar Mexico CLE, Organizer/Presenter, 2010 – 2019


  • Included in the Texas Super Lawyers® Rising Stars list, 2014 – 2019
  • 2012 Litigator of the Year Award - Collin County Bar Association

Educational Background

  • Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas, B.B.A., Major: Management Information Systems

Bar/Professional Activity

  • Texas Academy of Family Law Specialists, 2003
  • President, Frisco Bar Association
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Texas, 2001
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Texas, 1992
  • Texas, 1992

Special Licenses/Certifications

  • Board Certified in Family Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization, 2003


  • Was lead counsel in an appeal that was orally argued and won at the Texas Supreme Court case -  In the Interest of R.R.K., a Child,  No. 18-0273, 581 S.W. 3d 259 (Tex. 2019), 2019
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Office Location for John J. Pfister, Jr.

5300 Town and Country Blvd
Suite 110
Frisco, TX 75034

Phone: 972-712-6700

Fax: 972-712-9205

Last Updated: 4/30/2021

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