Jacqueline D. Cannon Named 2014 Rising Star
We'd like to congratulate Jackie D. Cannon, who was recently selected as a 2014 Super Lawyers Rising Star for both Super Lawyers and Super Lawyers magazine by Thomson Reuters. Rising Star is a distinguished list of attorneys assembled by Thomson Reuters each year and recognizes the most outstanding attorneys who are 40 years of age or younger or who have been practicing less than 10 years.
Rising Stars are nominated by their peers for the actions they have personally observed-whether as opposing counsel or co-counsel or by witnessing firsthand a candidate’s courtroom performance. To ensure a diverse and well-balanced list, the research staff considers firm size, practice area, and geographic location for each nomination. No more than 2.5% of lawyers in Texas are named to the list.
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Along with Jackie, the entire CokerLegal staff has been recognized for professional achievement.
Duane L. Coker is a Board Certified Family Law Attorney, a member of the College of the State Bar of Texas, the Collaborative Professionals of Denton County, Certified Ad Litem of the State Bar of Texas, and the International Academy of Collaborative Professionals. He is also Past Chair of the Denton County Family Law Section and the President of the Denton County Bar Association. In addition to being selected as a Super Lawyer in 2011 and 2012, he is rated AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell.
Kelly K. E Robb is a member of the State Bar of Texas and is Board Certified in Family Law. She is co-chair and past secretary/treasurer of the Denton County Bar Family Law Section. She is also a certified Ad Litem by the State Bar of Texas, and is appointed by the Courts as an Ad Litem in Guardianship, Family, and CPS cases. She was named a Super Lawyers Rising Star in 2013.
Kimberly P. Killebrew is a member of the State Bar College, Family Law Section of the State Bar of Texas, Collin County Bar Association, Local Bar Services Committee for the State Bar of Texas, Collin County Young Lawyers Association, and the McKinney Ladies Association. Kimberly serves as Secretary of the Collin County Bench Bar Foundation, Director of the Plano Bar Association, Ombudsman and a Founding Master of the Curt B. Henderson American Inn of Court, and a Board Member of Health Services of North Texas. In the past, she has served as the Co-chair of the Denton County Bench Bar Committee 2010-2013. Kimberly is also a mediator for Denton County Alternative Dispute Resolution Program (DCAP) and sat as a visiting Associate Judge in Dallas County.
Austin C. Lanham is a member of the American Bar Association and the Family Law Section of the Denton County Bar Association and is on the Board of Directors of the Denton County Young Lawyers Association.