Steven G. Palmer

Steven G. Palmer

Managing Partner
Dallas, Texas

Steve Palmer has practiced litigation in Texas Courts since 1976, and has handled over 10,000 matters in over ninety of Texas' 254 counties. These cases have included bank litigation, business litigation, lender liability, personal injury and family law matters. Today, Mr. Palmer limits his practice to commercial litigation, family law, and collaborative family law. Mr. Palmer started this firm in 1980.

With respect to his Collaborative Family Law Practice, Mr. Palmer is a member of Collaborative Law Dallas, the Collaborative Law Institute of Texas and the International Academy of Collaborative Professionals. He is President and a Fellow of the Texas College of Collaborative Law.

Areas of Practice

  • Collaborative Family Law
  • Business & Commercial Law
  • Family Law

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 1976
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Texas


  • Southern Methodist University School of Law, Dallas, Texas
    • J.D. - 1976
    • Honors: Phi Delta Phi, Legal Fraternity
    • Law Journal: Human Rights Law Journal, Editor , 1975 - 1976
  • Texas A&M University Commerce
    • B.B.A. - 1973
    • Honors: Omicron Delta Epsilon, Honor Society in Economics

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • State Bar of Texas
  • Collaborative Law Dallas
  • Collaborative Law Institute of Texas
  • Fellow, Texas College of Collaborative Law


  • Delta Tau Delta