Your Authority on Family Law

Entering our twenty fifth year, we at Orsinger, Nelson, Downing & Anderson have done more than learned the law, we’ve mastered it.

Hiring The Best Matters

In 2017, nine of our family lawyers were named to the list of Best Lawyers in America, by Woodward White, Inc.

Recognized: Richard Orsinger, Keith Nelson, Scott Downing, Jeff Anderson, Will Reppeto, Brad LaMorgese, Lon Loveless, Marilea Lewis, Paula Bennett

Divorce Is Never Easy

Which is why we guide you through the law and provide the best representation we can, when you need it most.

Best Lawyers In America
Name Year
Richard R. Orsinger – Family Law 1987-2017
Appellate Law 2007-2017
Keith M. Nelson 2006-2017
R. Scott Downing 2005-2017
Jeffrey O. Anderson 2009-2017
Brad M. LaMorgese 2016-2017
Appellate Law 2016-2017
Marilea W. Lewis 2013-2017
Mediation 2013-2017
William M. Reppeto III 2016-2017
Lon M. Loveless 2015-2017
T. Hunter Lewis 2016
Paula A. Bennett 2017
Board Certified in Family Law
Name Year
Richard R. Orsinger 1980
- Civil Appellate Law 1987
Keith M. Nelson 1988
R. Scott Downing 1999
Jeffrey O. Anderson 1999
William M. Reppeto III 2002
Brad M. LaMorgese 2001
Marilea W. Lewis 1996
Amber L. Alwais 2009
Lon M. Loveless 2011
Paula A. Bennett 2015
T. Hunter Lewis 2017
Texas Super Lawyers by Thomson Reuters
Name Year
Richard R. Orsinger 2003-2016
Top 10 in Texas 2009-2010, 2012-2014
Top 100 Central TX 2004-2011, 2013-2016
Top 100 in Texas 2003-2016
Keith M. Nelson 2003-2016
Top 100 in Texas 2013, 2015-2016
Top 100 in DFW 2009, 2011-2016
R. Scott Downing 2003-2016
Top 100 in Texas 2009, 2013-2016
Top 100 in DFW 2009-2010, 2013-2016
Jeffrey O. Anderson 2003-2016
Top 100 in DFW 2012, 2015-2016
William M. Reppeto III 2014-2015 2005-2006*
Brad M. LaMorgese 2004-2016
Top 100 in Texas 2013-2016
Top 100 in DFW 2013-2016
Marilea W. Lewis 2012-2016
Top 100 in Texas 2014-2016
Top 50 Women TX 2014-2016
Top 100 in DFW 2014-2016
Amber L. Alwais 2013-2016 2008-2010*
Lon M. Loveless 2014-2016 2009-2014*
R. Porter Corrigan 2010-2012* 2014-2016*
Holly Rampy 2014-2016*
Ryan Kirkham 2012*
T. Hunter Lewis 2013-2016
*Named Texas Rising Star
Best Lawyers in Dallas by D Magazine
Name Year
Richard R. Orsinger 2009
Keith M. Nelson 2014
R. Scott Downing 2004* 2014 2016
Jeffrey O. Anderson 2002* 2004* 2006* 2007-2009 2011-2012 2016
William M. Reppeto III 2015
Brad M. LaMorgese 2002* 2004* 2006* 2014
Marilea W. Lewis 2012** 2014-2015
*Named Best Lawyers Under 40 in Dallas
**Named Best Lawyer for ADR-Mediation

Your Future. Our Focus

Orsinger, Nelson, Downing & Anderson, LLP is one of the largest family law firms in Texas. Serving clients across the metroplex and from all over Texas, our family attorneys are ranked among the best statewide and our firm holds a place of prominence across the nation. If you need a divorce lawyer give us a call today.

Practice Areas

The attorneys at Orsinger, Nelson, Downing & Anderson have decades of experience in every aspect of Family Law and can help you work through every stage of the process.

Latest News

05-12-17

Happy Mother’s Day

Hunter Lewis discusses the honor he feels in being able to follow in the footsteps of Marilea Lewis, in this special Mother’s Day tribute from the Texas Lawbook. Read More
05-05-17

Dallas Lawyer Scott Downing Named Divorce, Trusts & Estates ‘Trailblazer’

Dallas Lawyer Scott Downing Named Divorce, Trusts & Estates ‘Trailblazer’ Orsinger, Nelson, Downing & Anderson partner honored by The National Law Journal   DAL...Read More
05-02-17

Paula Bennett Provides Recommendations for Those Blindsided by Divorce Request

Paula Bennett takes a look at what you need to know when you are caught off guard by divorce in “You’ve Been Served” in the May/June issue of Good Life Family. “If the divorce fili...Read More
04-20-17

Orsinger, Nelson, Downing & Anderson Partners Make Dallas’ Best Lawyers List

Partners Keith Nelson, Jeff Anderson and Brad LaMorgese of the Family Law boutique Orsinger, Nelson, Downing & Anderson, LLP, have been selected to D Magazine’s 2017 list of the Be...Read More
04-07-17

Hunter Lewis Lends Expertise to Texas Family Law Foundation’s Legislative Team

Hunter Lewis Lends Expertise to Texas Family Law Foundation’s Legislative Team Hunter Lewis spent a week in Austin at the start of the 85th session of the Texas Legislature working...Read More
03-23-17

Holly Rampy Explains to Southeast Texas Record What Drew Her to Family Law

Holly Rampy Explains to Southeast Texas Record What Drew Her to Family Law  “Having a specialized skill to lead somebody through this very difficult time, to get to a place where t...Read More
03-13-17

Dallas Attorney Holly Rampy Among Texas’ Top Young Female Lawyers for 2017

Dallas Attorney Holly Rampy Among Texas’ Top Young Female Lawyers for 2017 Three from Family Law firm Orsinger, Nelson, Downing & Anderson on Rising Stars list DALLAS – Dallas ...Read More
03-03-17

Marilea Lewis Discusses Proposals to Overhauling Child Protective Services

Marilea Lewis Discusses Proposals to Overhauling Child Protective Services The Texas Legislature is looking at several proposals that would overhaul the Child Protective Services D...Read More
03-01-17

Chris Oldner: Court Intervention Can Help Family Battling Addiction

Chris Oldner: Court Intervention Can Help Family Battling Addiction In the Asked & Answered section of the March/April issue of Good Life Family, a father wrote saying that alt...Read More
02-10-17

Marilea Lewis Shares Concerns Over Texas HB 453 Mandating Equal Custody

Marilea Lewis Shares Concerns Over Texas HB 453 Mandating Equal Custody Texas Fathers Fight for Equal Custody Law at Legislature A renewed effort is underway by fathers in this sta...Read More