Lisa M. Powell, Attorney LLC


Lisa Powell AttorneyAttorney 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, Criminal Defense, and general civil practice. 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


  • 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