More Top 100 Super Lawyers

Out of 89,000 lawyers statewide, no other Family Law firm has as many attorneys named to Thomson Reuters' list of Top 100 Super Lawyers in Texas.

Your Authority on Family Law

For more than 25 years, we at Orsinger, Nelson, Downing & Anderson have done more than learned the law, we’ve mastered it.

Hiring The Best Matters

In 2018, ten 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 and Amber Liddell Alwais.

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 1987-2019
Appellate Law 2007-2019
Keith M. Nelson 2006-2019
R. Scott Downing 2005-2019
Jeffrey O. Anderson 2009-2019
Amber Liddell Alwais 2019
Paula A. Bennett 2017-2019
Brad M. LaMorgese - Family Law 2016-2019
Appellate Law 2016-2019
Lon M. Loveless 2015-2019
William M. Reppeto III 2016-2019
Marilea W. Lewis 2013-2019
Mediation 2013-2019
T. Hunter Lewis 2016
Board Certified in Family Law
Name Year
Richard R. Orsinger 1980
- Civil Appellate Law 1987
Keith M. Nelson 1988
Marilea W. Lewis 1996
R. Scott Downing 1999
Jeffrey O. Anderson 1999
Brad M. LaMorgese 2001
William M. Reppeto III 2002
Paul Hewett 2008
Amber L. Alwais 2009
Lon M. Loveless 2011
Paula A. Bennett 2015
T. Hunter Lewis 2017
Chris Oldner 2018
Holly Rampy Baird 2018
R. Porter Corrigan II 2018
Texas Super Lawyers by Thomson Reuters
Name Year
Richard R. Orsinger 2003-2018
Top 10 in Texas 2009-2010, 2012-2014
Top 50 Central TX 2004-2011, 2013-2017
Top 100 in Texas 2003-2018
Keith M. Nelson 2003-2018
Top 100 in Texas 2013, 2015-2018
Top 100 in DFW 2009, 2011-2018
R. Scott Downing 2003-2018
Top 100 in Texas 2009, 2013-2018
Top 100 in DFW 2009-2010, 2013-2018
Jeffrey O. Anderson 2003-2018
Top 100 in DFW 2012, 2015-2018
William M. Reppeto III 2014-2018, 2005-2006*
Brad M. LaMorgese 2004-2018
Top 100 in Texas 2013-2018
Top 100 in DFW 2013-2018
Marilea W. Lewis 2012-2018
Top 100 in Texas 2014-2016
Top 50 Women TX 2014-2018
Top 100 in DFW 2014-2018
Amber L. Alwais 2013-2018 2008-2010*
Paula A. Bennett 2018*
Lon M. Loveless 2014-2018 2009-2014*
Top 100 in Texas 2018
Top 100 in DFW 2018
Paul Hewett 2013 - 2018
Holly Rampy 2014-2018*
R. Porter Corrigan 2010-2012, 2014-2018*
Ryan Kirkham 2012, 2017-2018*
T. Hunter Lewis 2013-2018
*Named Texas Rising Star
Best Lawyers in Dallas by D Magazine
Name Year
Richard R. Orsinger 2009
Keith M. Nelson 2014 2018
R. Scott Downing 2004* 2014 2016 2018
Jeffrey O. Anderson 2002* 2004* 2006* 2007-2009 2011-2012 2016-2018
Brad M. LaMorgese 2002* 2004* 2006* 2014 2017 2018
William M. Reppeto III 2015
Marilea W. Lewis 2012** 2014-2015
Holly Rampy Baird 2018*
Ryan Kirkham 2018*
*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

11-19-18

Orsinger, Nelson, Downing & Anderson’s Jeff Anderson Named to Dallas 500

D CEO magazine recognizes Anderson for his leadership in Family Law DALLAS – The editors of D CEO have selected Jeff Anderson of Orsinger, Nelson, Downing & Anderson, LLP, fo...Read More
11-15-18

Firm Partner Lon Loveless Explains the Implications of Work Relocation, Interstate Custody in Texas

In divorce or separation cases, family law attorney discusses how moving out of town for a job or interstate custody impact where children live. “With our global and fast-chan...Read More
11-01-18

Orsinger, Nelson, Downing & Anderson Selected to 2019 Best Law Firms

Firm recognized for work in family law, mediation and appellate cases DALLAS – The Texas-based family law boutique of Orsinger, Nelson, Downing & Anderson, LLP, is honored in...Read More
09-18-18

Firm Partner Jeff Anderson Answers the Question: Is There a Right Time for Divorce?

Firm Partner Jeff Anderson Answers the Question: Is There a Right Time for Divorce? When divorce is inevitable and children are involved, family law attorney Jeff Anderson provides...Read More
09-06-18

Five Orsinger, Nelson, Downing & Anderson Partners Among Texas’ Top 100 Attorneys

Five Orsinger, Nelson, Downing & Anderson Partners Among Texas’ Top 100 Attorneys 11 firm attorneys named to list of state’s best Family Law practitioners DALLAS – The pu...Read More
08-15-18

12 Orsinger, Nelson, Downing & Anderson Attorneys Selected to Best Lawyers in America

Twelve attorneys from the family law boutique Orsinger, Nelson, Downing & Anderson, LLP, have been selected to the 2019 edition of The Best Lawyers in America, which recognizes the...Read More
08-10-18

Firm Partner Paula Bennett Shares Perspective on Taking the Heat Out Of Divorce

Firm Partner Paula Bennett Shares Perspective on Taking the Heat Out Of Divorce Family law attorney Paula Bennett discusses practical methods for couples to consider while going th...Read More
08-02-18

Partner Holly Rampy Baird Recognized in Park Cities People 20 Under 40

Partner Holly Rampy Baird Recognized in Park Cities People 20 Under 40 Congratulations to firm partner Holly Rampy Baird for her inclusion in Park Cities People 20 Under 40 for 201...Read More
07-26-18

D CEO Talks to Marilea Lewis About Her Love of Dance

Dancing also has helped her become better in the courtroom, Marilea says. “Dancing has definitely given me more energy,” she says. “I have more stamina, which is important as...Read More
07-17-18

How the Royal Wedding Served as a Reminder About the Importance of a Premarital Agreement

The world watched as the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, formerly known as Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, wed in the latter part of May. Family law attorney Brad LaMorgese explains in...Read More