Dena A. Reecer

Dena A. Reecer (Denton, Texas)

Dena A. Reecer

Attorney in Denton, TX
940.382.3168
Credit Cards Accepted
Client Rating N/A
Peer Rating 4.3 of 5

Areas of Law

Areas of Law
  • Wills
  • Trusts and Estates
  • Estate Planning
  • Probate
  • Probate Litigation
  • Estate Administration
  • Trust Administration
  • Trust Litigation

Peer Reviews (33)

Peer Reviews (33)
BV Rated
4.3/5.0
Peer Rating
 
High Ethical Standard
Probate Litigation, Estate Planning, Probate Administration, Wills and Probate, Aged and Aging, Trusts and Estates, Litigation, Civil Litigation, Commercial Contracts, Estate Administration, Estate Litigation and Business Formation
Areas of Practice
Legal Knowledge
Legal Knowledge
4.3/5
Analytical Capabilities
Analytical Capabilities
4.3/5
Judgment
Judgment
4.3/5
Communication Ability
Communication Ability
4.2/5
Legal Experience
Legal Experience
4.3/5
Peer Reviews (33)
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Sole Practitioner on 02/03/14
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 01/30/14
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 01/30/14
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Great attorney.
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Sole Practitioner on 01/29/14
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
I refer clients to Dena frequently and would not do so, but for my very high opinion of her.
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 01/29/14
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 01/29/14
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 01/29/14
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Excellent lawyer
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Managing Partner on 01/29/14
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Dena is an experienced and knowledgeable attorney in her areas of expertise. I would not hesitate to refer my clients to her for estate planning matters.
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Member on 01/29/14
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Sole Practitioner on 06/25/10
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
A fine lawyer.
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Member on 06/10/10
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Dena is an excellent lawyer in Trust and Estates and Estate Litigation. She deserves an AV rating. I have personal litigation experience with her.
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Sole Practitioner on 06/10/10
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
4/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Sole Practitioner on 06/04/10
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 06/01/10
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Managing Partner on 06/01/10
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Ms. Reecer is an outstanding attorney and meets your highest criteria.
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 06/01/10
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 06/01/10
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Managing Partner on 05/24/10
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Managing Partner on 05/24/10
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Dena is an excellent probate and estate attorney. She is honest and reliable and I recommend her without any hestitation.
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 05/24/10
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Deena is an outstanding lawyer and a credit to the profession.
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
4.6/5.0 Posted by a Associate on 05/24/10
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
I recall Dena being both professional in her demeanor and practical in representing her client.
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
4/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
4/5
Legal Experience
5/5
4.0/5.0 Posted by a Principal on 01/29/14
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
4/5
Analytical Capabilities
4/5
Judgment
4/5
Communication Ability
4/5
Legal Experience
4/5
4.0/5.0 Posted by a Associate on 06/01/10
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
4/5
Analytical Capabilities
3/5
Judgment
4/5
Communication Ability
4/5
Legal Experience
4/5
4.0/5.0 Posted by a Principal on 05/24/10
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
4/5
Analytical Capabilities
4/5
Judgment
4/5
Communication Ability
4/5
Legal Experience
4/5
4.0/5.0 Posted by a Managing Partner on 05/24/10
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
4/5
Analytical Capabilities
4/5
Judgment
4/5
Communication Ability
4/5
Legal Experience
4/5
3.6/5.0 Posted by a Managing Partner on 01/29/14
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
4/5
Analytical Capabilities
4/5
Judgment
4/5
Communication Ability
2/5
Legal Experience
4/5
3.4/5.0 Posted by a Managing Partner on 01/29/14
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
3/5
Analytical Capabilities
4/5
Judgment
4/5
Communication Ability
2/5
Legal Experience
4/5
3.2/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 06/10/10
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Good lawyer in probate matters.
Legal Knowledge
3/5
Analytical Capabilities
3/5
Judgment
4/5
Communication Ability
3/5
Legal Experience
3/5
3.0/5.0 Posted by a Managing Partner on 07/01/10
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
3/5
Analytical Capabilities
3/5
Judgment
3/5
Communication Ability
3/5
Legal Experience
3/5
2.6/5.0 Posted by a Managing Partner on 01/29/14
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
3/5
Analytical Capabilities
3/5
Judgment
3/5
Communication Ability
2/5
Legal Experience
2/5
2.4/5.0 Posted by a Managing Partner on 01/29/14
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
2/5
Analytical Capabilities
3/5
Judgment
3/5
Communication Ability
2/5
Legal Experience
2/5
1.0/5.0 Posted by a Unknown on 05/24/10
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
1/5
Analytical Capabilities
1/5
Judgment
1/5
Communication Ability
2/5
Legal Experience
1/5
1.0/5.0 Posted by a Unknown on 05/24/10
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
1/5
Analytical Capabilities
1/5
Judgment
1/5
Communication Ability
2/5
Legal Experience
1/5
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Experience & Credentials

Firm Details
Position
Counsel
Admission Details
Admitted in 1988, Texas
1990, U.S. District Court, Western District of Texas
1991, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas
Credit Cards Accepted
Additional Payment Information
Fixed Hourly Rates
Fixed Fees Available
Law School Attended
Texas Tech University School of Law
Class of 1988
J.D.
University Attended
University of Texas at Austin
Class of 1985
B.A.
Associations & Memberships
Denton County Bar Association (Director/Officer, 2004-2010); Officer, Sections on: Real Estate; Trust and Probate); State Bar of Texas (Member, Sections on: Real Estate; Trust and Probate); College of the State Bar of Texas.
Certifications
(Board Certified, Estate Planning and Probate Law, Texas Board Of Legal Specialization)
Bar Fellowship
Texas Bar Foundation.

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Contact Information

Contact Information
Firm Address
Shelton & Reecer PLLC
400 West Oak Street, Suite 201,
Denton, TX 76201
U.S.A.
Phone
940.382.3168
Fax
940.383.9650
Office Information
Office Information
Dena A. Reecer
Counsel
Shelton & Reecer PLLC
400 West Oak Street, Suite 201,
Denton, TX 76201

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