Joseph W. Geary

Mr. Geary received his law degree from Southern Methodist University and was admitted to the bar in 1947.  He has had a distinguished career which included serving as an Assistant District Attorney for Dallas County, leaving that position to go into private practice in 1951.  Mr. Geary also served as a member of the Dallas City Council from 1959 through 1961.  Mr. Geary has earned the respect of his peers and his clients as a premier trial lawyer and highly regarded for his competence in the areas of family law, commercial, trust and estate litigation.

Areas of Practice

  • Family Law
  • Business Litigation
  • Trust and Estate Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit
  • U.S. Federal Courts
  • State Bar of Texas, 1947


  • Southern Methodist University School of Law, Dallas, Texas, 1948 (Juris Doctor)