Camille helps divorcing clients who want to privately and respectfully work towards personalized solutions for their family. Practicing law in Texas since 1990, her focus has shifted from divorce litigation to a concentration in the areas of Collaborative Family Law, Mediation, and assisting clients with amicable settlements. She is known for obtaining creative, customized, and often mutually beneficial outcomes when restructuring family finances and relationships without involving the court. She has helped many people over the years achieve desired results for property division, financial support, and co-parenting children, while always striving to minimize conflict. Most of her clients are referred by former clients and other lawyers.
Camille has over 240 hours of training in Collaborative Divorce and Mediation. She is a founding member and past Chairperson of Collaborative Divorce Collin County and a "Master Credentialed Collaborative Professional". She has been selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America for Collaborative Family Law from 2013 – 2020. She was named the Best Lawyers "2015 Lawyer of the Year, Collaborative Law: Family Law Dallas, Texas" and the Best Lawyers "2019 Lawyer of the Year, Collaborative Law: Family Law Dallas/Fort Worth, Texas".
A graduate of the University of Notre Dame with a bachelor’s degree in Business Management, Camille was co-captain of the Varsity Women's Tennis Team and recipient of the Hamilton Award for outstanding senior management student. Her law degree is from Louisiana State University, where she was a member of the Moot Court Board. Camille was licensed by the State Bar of Louisiana in 1989 (currently inactive), and by the State Bar of Texas in 1990.
Prior to opening her own law practice, Camille was a Director and Shareholder at the full-service law firm then known as Hiersche, Hayward, Drakeley and Urbach, P.C., in Addison, Texas. Before that, she was a Judicial Clerk to the Honorable Fred C. Sexton, Louisiana Second Circuit Court of Appeals. When she is not working, Camille enjoys sports, yoga, reading and travel with her family.
Firm Practice Areas
- Collaborative Law: Family Law
- Family Law
- Family Law Mediation