Attorneys

Maryann Sarris Brousseau

maryann@bnmdallas.com

 

PRACTICE AREAS

Business Litigation

Estate Planning & Probate

Family Law, Trust, and Fiduciary

Bankruptcy, Restructuring & Creditors' Rights

 

EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND

Southern Methodist University School of Law,

Dallas, Texas, J.D., 1984; LL.M Taxation, 1985

Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas

B.B.A., cum laude 1981

The Hockaday School, Dallas, Texas, cum laude 1978

 

BAR ADMISSIONS

Admitted to Practice Law, Texas Supreme Court, 1984

U.S. District Court Northern District of Texas

U.S. District Court Southern District of Texas

U.S. District Court Eastern District of Texas

U.S. District Court Western District of Texas

U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit

 

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

Member of the Texas Bar Association and Texas Bar Foundation

   Life Fellow

Member of the Dallas Bar Association and Dallas Bar Foundation

   Life Fellow

Former Member, State Bar of Texas Grievance Committee

   District 6A

Member of Bar Association of the Fifth Federal Circuit

Member of the American Bar Association and American Bar Foundation
   Life Fellow

 

HONORS AND PROFESSIONAL ACCOMPLISHMENTS

AV Peer Review Rating, Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory

Reported Case: Robbins v. Capozzi, 100 S.W.3d 18

    (Tex. App.—Tyler 2002)

D Magazine, Best Women Lawyers in Dallas; D CEO Women Leadership in Law (2017)

Speaker, "The Fundamentals of Debt Collection."  November 2010--

   Power to Potential Seminar, Women's Business Council - SW

D Magazine, Best of Big D (2011-2016)

 

CIVIC ACTIVITIES

The Hockaday School

   Member, Board of Trustees

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

   Member, President’s Advisory Board

Junior League of Dallas

   Former Member, Board of Directors

Parkland Hospital Foundation

   Former Member, Board of Directors

Planned Parenthood of Texas

   Former Member Board of Directors

St. Mark’s School of Texas

   Former Member, Board of Directors

Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church

   Former President and Member, Board of Trustees

Genesis Women’s Shelter

   Former Member, Board of Directors

Bryan’s House/Open Arms, Inc.

   Former Member, Board of Directors

Leadership Dallas Graduate 1992

Leadership Dallas Alumnae Association

 

PERSONAL HISTORY

Married to Frank Mihalopoulos with three children.

 

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