Camille Cooper Scroggins has developed a reputation as being highly skilled at minimizing conflict and achieving creative, customized, and often mutually beneficial solutions for restructuring family finances and relationships without court intervention. Practicing family law in Texas since 1990, her focus has shifted from litigation to a concentration in the areas of Collaborative Family Law, Mediation, assisting clients with amicable settlements. She has successfully helped many clients achieve the best outcomes for themselves and their family related to property division, financial support, and children.
With over 200 hours of training in Collaborative Family Law and Mediation, Camille has been highly successful in resolving family disputes cases using these conflict resolution methods. She is a charter member and has served as Chairperson of the Collaborative Law Alliance of Collin County. In addition to being recognized by Best Lawyers since 2013, Camille was elected by her peers to be a Fellow of the Texas Bar Foundation, an organization dedicated to providing access for all to the Texas justice system. This honor is given to only 2% of attorneys in Texas. Her other professional memberships include the Collaborative Law Institute of Texas, the State Bar of Texas (Family Law and Alternative Dispute Resolution Sections), the Dallas Bar Association (Family Law, Collaborative Law and Alternative Dispute Resolution Sections) and the Collin County Bar Association (Family Law and Alternative Dispute Resolution Sections).
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 now known as Hiersche, Hayward, Drakeley and Urbach, P.C., in Addison, Texas, and previously served as a Judicial Clerk to the Honorable Fred C. Sexton, Louisiana Second Circuit Court of Appeals.