Michael P. Geary - Geary, Porter & Donovan, P.C.

Michael P. Geary

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2006
Phone: 972-349-2238

Mr. Geary was licensed to practice law in 1979.  He became board certified in the area of family law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization in 1985 and maintains that certification today.  Since 1990, Mr.Geary has been a fellow in the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers and is AV Preeminent Peer Review rated by Martindale Hubbell.

Mr. Geary has written extensively in the area of family law and has spoken on multiple occasions on a number of topics important in the area of family law.  Some of his articles and publications include Difficult Valuation Issues, Reimbursement claims, Tracing, Characterization, Characterization and Attacking Trusts, and Family Limited Partnerships.

Mr. Geary was a Member of the State Bar of Texas Family Law Practice Committee from 1994-1999 and served as Co-Chairman from 1994-1996 and is a Past President of the Dallas Bar Association Family Law Section.

Mr. Geary is certified as an arbitrator by the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers and is a former arbitrator for the National Association of Securities Dealers (NASD) and for the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA).  

Mr. Geary handles all aspects of family law matters including Pre and Post Marital Agreements, Divorce and Property Division issues as well as Characterization, Reimbursement and Tracing issues.  He has extensive experience in handling matters involving corporations, partnerships and limited partnerships including their valuations in divorce matters.

South Texas College of LawJ.D. 1979University of Texas at Austin
American Academy of Matrimonial LawyersState Bar of TexasTexas Academy of Family Law SpecialistsTexas Bar FoundationDallas Bar FoundationDallas Association of Young Lawyers FoundationCommunities Foundation of Texas

Office Location

16475 Dallas Parkway, Suite 400
Addison, TX 75001-6837
United States


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Practice Areas

Family Law (Alimony, Arbitration and Mediation, Divorce, Equitable Division, Fraudulent Conveyance, Litigation, Marital Settlement Agreements, Prenuptial Agreements, Valuation)

Other Information

Race: Caucasian
Gender: Male