Jacqueline Cannon, Attorney
Jackie Cannon, a shareholder at CokerLegal, grew up in the Denton area
and graduated from Sanger High School in 1999. She attended the University
of North Texas and graduated in 2003 with a Bachelor’s degree in
Political Science. It was during her last year at UNT that Jackie discovered
her love of the legal profession. In 2007 Jackie received her J.D. from
Texas Wesleyan University School of Law in Fort Worth, Texas.
She began her career at Legal Aid of Northwest Texas and practiced in the
areas of family law and civil litigation. She joined our firm in August
2008 where she continues to practice family law, and she is also a certified
mediator. She was named a Super Lawyers Rising Star by Thompson Reuters
in 2014 and 2015. She has spoken to local legal organizations on legal
matters and has been recognized by the Denton County Alternative Dispute
Program for providing volunteer mediations. Jackie works primarily out
of our Denton office.
Jackie is Board Certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization in
in Family Law, a member of the State Bar of Texas, as well as a member
of the Denton County Bar Association and the American Bar Association.
She is also a past president of the Denton County Bar Association’s
Family Law Section.
Married with two daughters, she still lives in the area she grew up in
with her family. Jackie shares her love of animals with her mother who
breeds and shows paint horses. Her dogs and cat round out her family.