Kathryn Pruitt

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Top Rated Family Law Attorney in Plano, TX

Pruitt Law Group, PLLC
 | 5560 Tennyson Pkwy, Suite 290
Plano, TX 75024
Phone: 469-366-3311
Selected To Super Lawyers: 2011 - 2020
Selected To Rising Stars: 2005 - 2007
Licensed Since: 1993
Practice Areas:
  • Family Law
Attorney Profile

Attorney Kathryn Pruitt is the founder of Pruitt Family Law Firm PLLC in Plano, Texas, where she handles all types of family law matters including those involving divorce, child custody, child support, paternity, premarital agreements, post-marital agreements, property division and enforcement and modification of orders. She represents clients throughout the Plano area.

Ms. Pruitt has over 25 years of legal experience and more than 15 years of family law experience. She is dedicated to helping her clients through a difficult and emotional time, working closely with them to develop a plan designed with their best interests in mind. She is an outstanding negotiator and litigator and uses these skills to support her family law clients with moving forward with their lives.

Among other honors she has received, “The Best Lawyers in America” listed Ms. Pruitt in its publication several years in a row. She speaks for various organizations and at many different events and is the author of articles for the State Bar of Texas and the Dallas Bar Association.

Ms. Pruitt earned her bachelor’s degree from the University of Texas at Austin and received her law degree from South Texas College of Law Houston, graduating cum laude. She obtained her license to practice law in 1993, which made her eligible to appear before all Texas state courts. She is board certified in family law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.

Ms. Pruitt is an active member of her legal community. She belongs to the Texas Academy of Family Law Specialists and the Texas Family Law Foundation.

 
Practice Areas
  • 100%Family Law
Focus Areas

Child Support, Custody & Visitation, Dissolution, Divorce, Paternity, Marital Property, Mediation & Collaborative Law

Selections

Selected to Super Lawyers for 10 yearsmiddle-imageSelected to Rising Stars for 3 years

Super Lawyers: 2011 - 2020 Rising Stars: 2005 - 2007

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About Kathryn Pruitt

Admitted: 1993, Texas

Honors/Awards:

  • South Texas College of Law, Cum Laude
  • “The Best Lawyers in America” from 2016-2020
  • Best Lawyers in America for Family Law, 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019
  • South Texas College of Law, Voted Outstanding Third Year Student by Faculty
  • Texas Rising Stars list, 2005 - 2007
  • Order of the Lytae, South Texas College of Law
  • Texas Super Lawyers list, 2011 - 2018

Special Licenses/Certifications:

  • Board Certified in Family Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization, December, 2009

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • State Bar of Texas, 1993
  • Texas Family Law Foundation
  • Denton County Bar Association (DCBA)
  • Texas Bar Foundation
  • State Bar of Texas, Family & Litigation Sections
  • Dallas Bar Association, Family Law Section
  • Texas Academy of Family Law Specialists
  • Collin County Bar Association, Family Law Section

Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

  • Presentation with Thomas P. Goranson, Demonstrative Evidence–Creative Presentation of the Family Law Case, Chapter 5, UT CLE Family Law on the Front Lines Conference (June), 2007
  • Articles Editor, South Texas Law Review
  • Author and Presenter, DBA--Family Law Section Case Law Update for May, June, and July 2005
  • Co-Author with Harry L. Tindall, Family Law Legislative Update, DBA Headnotes, August, 2005
  • Co-Author with Angeline Lindley Bain, How to Deal with the Difficult Lawyer, DBA Headnotes, February, 2005
  • Co-Author with Angeline Lindley Bain, Dealing with the Difficult Lawyer, Chapter 36, State Bar of Texas 30th Annual Advanced Family Law Course (August), 2004
  • Co-Author with Thomas A. Greenwald, How to Prepare for and Handle the Prove-Up of an Uncontested Divorce, DBA Headnotes, June, 2004
  • Co-Author with Thomas A. Greenwald, How to Prepare for and Handle the Prove-Up of a Default Divorce, DBA Headnotes, June, 2004
  • Presenter, Demonstrative Evidence--Creative Presentation of the Family Law Case, Texas Advanced Paralegal Seminar, 2012

Educational Background:

  • University of Texas at Austin, B.A. in English, Minor in Biology, 1988

Industry Groups

  • Collin County Bar Association
  • Dallas County Bar Association
  • Denton County Bar Association
  • Texas Academy Of Family Law Specialists
  • Texas Bar Foundation
  • Texas Family Law Foundation
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Office Location for Kathryn Pruitt

5560 Tennyson Pkwy
Suite 290
Plano, TX 75024

Phone: 469-366-3311

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Last Updated: 3/11/2020

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