Family Law Experience
Keith Nelson is a highly respected attorney with over 30 years of experience in divorce and custody litigation, with a special emphasis on addressing the psychological impact of custody and divorce litigation on children and their parents. He has served on the Texas Supreme Court's Committee on Visitation and Child Support Guidelines, which promotes proposed changes to the Texas Family Code for the Texas Legislature.
AV-rated by Martindale-Hubbell, Keith has been selected to the Texas Super Lawyers list every year since its inception in 2003. He was named among the Top 100 Lawyers in Texas in 2013 and has been named in the Top 100 Lawyers in Dallas-Fort Worth five times. He also has been named to D Magazine’s list of The Best Lawyers in Dallas and to the Best Lawyers in America every year since 2006.
An American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers fellow since 1993, Keith has served on multiple AAML committees. Keith also provides pro bono representation for indigents in cases where serious issues regarding children exist.
Keith is Board Certified in Family Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization, and is a 1983 graduate of the Baylor University School of Law. He also holds a Bachelor’s Degree in economics from Baylor. He is married and has six children.