Lisa M. Powell, Attorney-at-Law

Experienced Texas Attorney

Lisa M. Powell, Attorney-at-LawAttorney Lisa Powell attended Baylor University, and Baylor University School of Law. She graduated from law school in 1988, and was licensed to practice law in the State of Texas the same year. She worked as a Briefing Attorney for Justice Bob Thomas at the Tenth Court of Appeals in Waco.

Since then, she has served as both a felony and a misdemeanor prosecutor, and has spent close to two decades in private practice, representing clients in cases involving Family law, and Criminal Defense. She is a dedicated attorney, devoted to providing vigorous and zealous representation to every client in every case.

Lisa Powell is experienced and well-versed in all types of Family Law, including divorce, child custody, post-divorce modifications, child support cases, division of marital assets, enforcements, protective orders, cases involving family violence, as well as any other Family Law issue which may arise. 

When a marriage ends, emotions often run high, and it is important to know your rights. Ms. Powell is committed to providing the highest quality legal counsel in an atmosphere of caring and empathy. She will vigorously pursue your personal objectives, while working closely with you to ensure the best possible outcome. 

In addition, Ms. Powell has been practicing Criminal Law for more than three decades, and has had tried more than 100 cases in criminal matters ranging from misdemeanors to capital murders.

She has tried many types of cases, including murders, sexual assaults, drug cases, robberies, burglaries, assaults, thefts, and DWIs. Having been both a prosecutor and a defense lawyer, she has a unique perspective most criminal defense attorneys do not possess.

She has had experience with both sides of the bar, which puts her in a rare position to best defend those facing criminal charges. Her extensive courtroom experience as a prosecutor gives her unique expertise, and each case is handled with skill, professionalism, and unmatched competency. When accused of a criminal offense, it is imperative to have a skilled, aggressive advocate on your side.

Attorney Lisa M. Powell serves from all of Johnson County, Texas cities including Cleburne, Burleson, Alvarado, Grandview, Godley, Joshua, Rio Vista, Keene, and Mansfield.

Professional Accomplishments and Honors

Dedicated & Qualified Lawyer
  • Life Fellow of the Texas Bar Foundation
  • Jack C. Altaras Outstanding Young Lawyer Award
  • Past President, Johnson County Bar Association
  • Past member of the College of the State Bar of Texas
  • Appointed to serve two terms on the District 7B Grievance Committee
  • Appointed as Chair, District 7B Grievance Committee
  • Court Chief, 18th District Court, Johnson County
  • Over fourteen (14) years' experience in prosecution
  • Appointed Special Prosecutor for felony cases in Tarrant County
  • Appointed Municipal Court Special Prosecutor in Cleburne, Texas
  • Past Associate Judge, Cleburne Municipal Court

Experienced & Quality Legal Representation

Johnson County, Texas Attorney

Need legal representation in Cleburne, Texas or Johnson County? We want you to know that we will do everything necessary to protect your rights and help you move forward. When you come to Attorney Lisa M. Powell, you will be treated with respect and dignity and you will understand your options every step of the way. 

To take the first step in your case, give us a call today for a consultation with an experienced attorney where you can discuss your legal needs and questions. We prepare each case thoroughly, fully investigating all details, always ready for whatever the opposition may try to throw your way.

A native Texan and avid Dallas Cowboys fan, Attorney Lisa M. Powell, takes great pride in serving her Johnson County, Texas clients when they need assistance in Family or Criminal legal matters. With many years of experience working to resolve her clients' legal issues in Cleburne, Joshua, Burleson, Briaroaks, Grandview, Godley, Alvarado, Rio Vista, or Keene; Lisa is here to help you. Our private and comfortable offices are located on Hyde Park Blvd. in Cleburne, Texas.

Lisa Powell and her assistant Sherry took an uncomfortable situation and made me feel at ease from the beginning. She is very knowledgeable, compassionate and assertive. Lisa not only kept my needs in mind, but my daughters’ needs as well.

Ali W Cleburne, Texas

Lisa Powell is a wonderful attorney. Very organized, informative and patient. Incredibly versed in family law and worked hard to help me in my divorce. In addition, her staff was friendly and were quick to help relay information including call backs. No waiting to hear back no constant calling. I felt like my case was important to her.

Gabriela J Cleburne, Texas

Lisa is an amazing attorney, very thorough and communicates and listens very well. Could not recommend her enough, if I ever need an attorney again I will be using her again for sure.

Tawnee M Cleburne, Texas

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