About Kathryn Lanigan Pruitt And Her Team
Kathryn Lanigan Pruitt’s primary objective is to help her clients make sound decisions during one of the most turbulent periods of their lives. She works with her clients to understand their goals and strategize to develop an effective plan aimed at achieving those goals, whether through settlement or final trial. Kathryn has extensive experience handling both amicable and high conflict divorce and custody cases throughout Collin, Dallas, Denton and surrounding counties.
Kathryn has been Board Certified in Family Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization since 2009, has been recognized for inclusion to the list of Texas Super Lawyers in Family Law by Thomson Reuters from 2011-2020, and has been included in the publication “The Best Lawyers in America” from 2016-2021. Also, Kathryn was recognized for inclusion to the list of Texas Rising Stars list in 2005, 2006 and 2007 by Thomas Reuters Legal.
Prior to focusing her law practice on family law in 2004, she prosecuted the rights of victims in catastrophic personal injury matters. She brings that same passion, commitment and tenacity to her family law practice. Over the course of her career, she has developed a strong reputation as a skilled negotiator and litigator in complex child custody matters and high net worth divorce cases.
In addition to her practice, Kathryn has lectured at various events and for different organizations. She has authored articles for publications through the Dallas Bar Association and the State Bar of Texas Family Law Section. A distinguished member of her legal community, Kathryn is a Life Fellow of the Texas Bar Foundation, a member of the Texas Family Law Foundation, and a member of the Texas Academy of Family Law Specialists.
Kathryn received her law degree from South Texas College of Law in Houston, where she was an Articles Editor of the Law Review and graduated cum laude. See why Pruitt Law Group, PLLC is a strong choice to represent you.
You can also learn more about Kathryn and the other members of the firm by clicking on their individual bio pages here:
- Kathryn Lanigan Pruitt (founding attorney)
- Elishia White (paralegal)
- Vanessa Leona (associate attorney)