T. Hunter Lewis

T. Hunter Lewis

Associate, Attorney at Law
Offices: Dallas | Frisco
Tel: 214-273-2400 Email:

Biography

Hunter Lewis is an experienced family law litigator and appellate attorney focused on the unique needs of his clients who are facing life-changing legal matters surrounding divorce – including child custody, possession and support, complex marital property division, pre- and post-marital agreements, paternity, and LGBT issues.

In recognition of his work in family law, Hunter has been selected to the Texas Super Lawyers listing of the leading attorneys in the state by Thomson Reuters (2013-2017). He also has been selected to the Best Lawyers in America by Woodward White Inc. (2016), and is a member of The National Advocates: Top 40 Under 40.

He is a frequent author and lecturer on family law topics and is active in local and statewide family law organizations, holding multiple leadership positions in the Family Law Section of the Dallas Bar Association and serving on the Legislative Bill Review and Auction committees of the Texas Family Law Foundation. He also serves on the Mock Trial Committee of the Dallas Association of Young Lawyers.

Areas of Practice

  • 100% Family Law
  • Appellate

Certified Legal Specialties

Family Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization, 2016

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 2010
  • Supreme Court of the United States, 2015
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas, 2013

Education

Baylor University School of Law, Waco, Texas

  • J.D. – 2010

Baylor University, Waco, Texas

  • B.A. – 2007

Published Works and Presentations

Mock Trial: Testimony and Examination Issues with Mental Health Professionals, Association of Family and Conciliation Courts 52nd Annual National Conference, 2015

Testimony, Discovery and Examination Issues with Mental Health Professionals, 2015

E-Discovery and Evidentiary Issues for Newly Licensed Attorneys and Legal Staff, Dallas Area Young Lawyers Luncheon, 2014

Mock Trial: Testimony and Examination Issues with Mental Health Professionals, North Texas Families in Transition-Tarrant County Seminar, 2014

Special Judges, Mini-Trials and Arbitration, Advanced Family Law Seminar, 2014

Preparing Financial Statements Quickly and Effectively, Advanced Family Law Practice for Paralegals Seminar, 2014

Drafting and Responding to Discovery Requests, Civil Practice Skills for Paralegals Seminar, 2014

Enforcement of MSAs, Advanced Family Law Seminar, 2013

Modern Evidence, State Bar of Texas Annual Meeting, 2013

2013 Fine Arts Summit Panelist, 2013 Texas Fine Arts Summit, 2013

Getting Started: Initial Interview, Pleadings, and Hearing, Texas Family Law Practice for Paralegals Seminar, 2012

Evolution of Texas Property Law, Advanced Family Law Seminar, 2012

Family Law Basics for Students,” Byron Nelson High School, 2011

Valuation of Property: A Practitioner’s Perspective, Advanced Family Law Seminar, 2011

Characterization and Tracing: An Overview, Advanced Family Law Seminar, 2011

Collateral Effects of Findings of Family Violence, Collin County Bench Bar Conference, 2011

Evidence Jeopardy: Discovery and Evidentiary Issues All Lawyers Should Know, Collin County Bench Bar Conference, 2011

Examining Old and New Strategies for Family Law Practitioners in Texas, Inside the Minds: Strategies for Family Law in Texas 2011 ed., 2011

Civil and Criminal Ramifications of a Family Violence Protective Order, Advanced Family Law Seminar, 2010

Honors and Awards

  • Texas Super Lawyers, Thomson Reuters, Legal Division, 2013 – 2017
  • The Best Lawyers in America, Family Law, 2016

Professional Associations and Memberships

State Bar of Texas, Family Law Section, Member

Texas Family Law Foundation, Member

Dallas Bar Association, Member

Collin County Bar Association, Family Law Section, Member

Tarrant County Bar Association, Family Law Section, Member

Dallas Association of Young Lawyers, Member

Dallas Association of Young Lawyers Foundation, Fellow

The National Advocates: Top 40 Under 40

Annette Stewart American Inn of Court

Baylor Law School Alumni Association, Member

Baylor Law School Alumni Association Steering Committee

The Dervish Club