Eric D. Beal

Eric D. Beal: Attorney with The Beal Law Firm AV stamp icon
  • Managing Partner at The Beal Law Firm (13 Attorneys)
  • 2920 W. Southlake Boulevard, Suite 140, Southlake, TX 76092
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    4.8/5.0 (19)
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Attorney Awards


National Order of Barristers; Baylor Order of Barristers. Listed: Who's Who Among American Colleges and Universities; Baylor Outstanding Law Student, Spring 1990. Recipient: Outstanding First Year Student Award; Matt Dawson Trial Advocacy Award; Abner V. McCall Senior Award; American Jurisprudence Awards for Highest Grade in: Practice Court, Torts, Remedies, Business Torts and Intellectual Property, Sales and Consumer Protection, Criminal Procedure, Professional Responsibility, Legal Methods II; Edwin P. Horner Oil and Gas Award; Best Brief Award; U.S. Law Week Award. President, ABA National Appellate Advocacy Team, 1989 and 1990. Radford Scholar. Member, Baylor Law Review. Notes and Comments Editor. Author: "The Availability of Intentional Infliction of Emotional Distress Claims in an Alienation Setting," The College Bulletin - Spring 2008, College of the State Bar of Texas; "Intentional Infliction Claims When Affections Have Been Alienated," State Bar of Texas, Family Law Section Report - Volume 2008-2 (Summer); "The Practitioner's Guide to Dealing with the Pre-Marital Agreement Client," State Bar of Texas, Family Law Section Report - Volume 2009-5 (Fall); "Strategies for Family Law in Texas," Co-Author, Thomson Reuters/Aspatore Books 2010, ISBN 978-0-314-27091-7; "Getting a Divorce Case Off on the Right Foot: A Beginners Guide to Beginning a Divorce," National Business Institute, December 2010; "Controlling Client Relations and Recognizing Dishonesty," National Business Institute, December 2010; "When Withdrawal of Counsel is Appropriate," National Business Institute, December 2010; "The End of a Marriage: Marriage Dissolution - Process and Procedure," National Business Institute, October 2011; "Family Law Ethics A-Z," National Business Institute, October 2011. Speaker: "Handling Divorce Cases from Start to Finish," National Business Institute Continuing Legal Education, December 2010; "Family Law from A to Z," National Business Institute, October 2011. Named to Top Attorneys List by Fort Worth, Texas: The Magazine.

College of the State Bar of Texas

Board Certified in Family Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization

Areas of Practice (61)

  • Family Law
  • Divorce
  • Uncontested Divorce
  • Military Divorce
  • Children
  • Adoption Law
  • Child Abduction
  • Child Abuse and Neglect
  • Child Advocacy
  • Child Custody
  • Child Custody Mediation
  • Child Support
  • Child Welfare
  • Childrens Rights
  • Fathers Rights
  • Grandparents Custody
  • Grandparents Visitation Rights
  • International Child Custody
  • Interstate Child Custody
  • Juvenile Criminal Law
  • Juvenile Delinquency
  • Juvenile Law
  • Parental Kidnapping
  • Parental Rights
  • Step Parent Adoptions
  • Termination of Parental Rights
  • Third Party Custody
  • Visitation Rights
  • Alimony
  • Annulment
  • Cohabitation Agreements
  • Collaborative Family Law
  • Community Property Law
  • Divorce Arbitration
  • Divorce Mediation
  • Domestic Partnerships
  • Domestic Relations
  • Domestic Torts
  • Domestic Violence
  • Equitable Distribution
  • Family Arbitration
  • Family Mediation
  • International Family Law
  • Interstate Support
  • Marital Agreements
  • Marital Property Distribution
  • Marital Property Law
  • Marital Property Settlements
  • Matrimonial Law
  • Name Changes
  • Non-Traditional Family Law
  • Paternity
  • Post Divorce Modification
  • Postnuptial Agreements
  • Premarital Agreements
  • Qualified Domestic Relations Orders (QDROs)
  • Restraining Orders
  • Separation Agreements
  • Spousal Support
  • Torts
  • Intentional Torts

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
817-385-1175  Phone
(817) 261-4333  Phone
817-919-3616  Cell Phone
817-281-0086  Fax
University Attended:
Baylor University, B.B.A., 1983
Law School Attended:
Baylor University, J.D., cum laude, with highest honors, 1990
Year of First Admission:
1990, Texas
Texas Academy of Family Law Specialists; College of the State Bar of Texas; Tarrant County Bar Association (Member, Family Law Section); State Bar of Texas (Member, Family Law Section). Fellow:
Captain, U.S. Marine Corps, 1983-1987
Birth Information:
Tampa, Florida, July 16, 1961
Reported Cases:
Bekins Moving & Storage Company v. Jean Williams, 947 S.W.2d 568 (Tex. App. Texarkana, 1997); Keene Corporation v. Jessie L. Rogers, Jr., et al, 863 S.W.2d 168 (Tex. App. Texarkana, 1993)(Trial Counsel Only); Thomas Carter, et al v. State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company, 33 S.W.3d 369, (Tex. App. Fort Worth, 2000); Daniel Blumberg and Daniel Blumberg and Associates v. David Bergh, 050505 TXCA2, 02-04-00138 (Tex. App. Fort Worth, 2005); In Re: Cindy Lynn Rhodes, Relator, 293 S.W.3d 342 (Tex. App. Fort Worth, 2009); In Re: Cindy Lynn Rhodes, Relator, 2010 Tex. App. LEXIS 305 (Fort Worth, 2010).
( Board Certified in Family Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization )
Hobbies & interests:
Brazilian jiu-jitsu
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Discover
  • Fixed Hourly Rates

Peer Reviews

4.8/5.0 (19 reviews)
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  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Sole Practitioner on 03/10/11 in Family Law

    I have mediated several cases for him. He was always well prepared and extremely effective.

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  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Partner on 03/07/11 in Family Law

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