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Mysti Murphy Law Firm
Mysti Murphy Law Firm

Mysti Murphy has been an attorney since 1998. Among her many significant accomplishments, Mysti is a former Dallas County Assistant District Attorney, serving as Chief Felony Prosecutor and Specialized Trial Prosecutor, primarily in the area of domestic violence.

Mysti is an established law lecturer and trial skills instructor, having presented to judges, attorneys, police, probation officers, law students, advocates, and counselors.

She was a consultant on domestic violence for a documentary produced by the Lifetime Television Network, and has also consulted for the City of Dallas Domestic Violence Task Force. In addition, Mysti Murphy was a member of the Texas Governor’s Subcommittee on the Violence Against Women Act and is a consultant and speaker for Haven for Hope.

Bar Admissions:



The University of Texas School of Law, Austin, Texas
J.D. - 1998
Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas
B.A. magna cum laude - 1995


Board of Directors of the Bexar County Family Justice Foundation, Member
American Bar Association, Member
Hailey Foundation Board, Member
State Bar of Texas Animal Law Section, Board Member
State Bar of Texas, Family Law Section, Member
Appraisal Institute, Member
San Antonio Bar Association Family Law Section
Worldwide Who’s Who, Member

Honors and Achievements:

2015 Million Dollar Family Law Council Member
Best Attorneys of America: 100 Best Attorneys in Texas
American Institute of Family Law Attorneys: Top 10 Texas Attorneys of 2015
The National Advocates: Top 100 Lawyers
S.A. Scene: (San Antonio’s Premier City Magazine) S.A. Lawyers, Best of 2015 for Family Law
S.A. Scene: S.A. Lawyers, Best of 2014 for Family Law
S.A. Scene: S.A. Lawyers, Best of 2013 for Family Law
Avvo Recognized Attorney in 2011, 2012 and 2013
Outstanding Criminal Justice Award, Crime Victims Council of Dallas County, 2005
NCDA Conference Scholarship, National College of District Attorneys, 2004
Certificate of Appreciation, Craighead County Domestic Violence Task Force, 2001
Selected for inclusion in Texas Super Lawyers in 2014
2016 Best Law Firm, Rue Ratings Best Law Firms of America
2016 Ten Best Female Attorney Attorneys, American Institute of Family Law Attorneys



Lead Author of Law Enforcement Curriculum and Tests, Texas Commission on Law Enforcement Officer Standards and Education (TCLEOSE)

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