Michael P. Geary

Mr. Geary received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Texas at Austin in 1976. He received his law degree from South Texas College of Law and was admitted to the State Bar of Texas in 1979. Mr. Geary was board certified as a specialist in the area of family law in 1985 by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization and maintains that certification to date. Mr. Geary is a fellow of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers and maintains memberships in various other professional organizations.

Mr. Geary is certified as an arbitrator by the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers and is a former arbitrator for the National Association of Securities Dealers (NASD) and for the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, Inc (FIRA). Mr. Geary is recognized by his peers as being one of the outstanding family law attorneys in the Dallas area. Mr. Geary has also been featured by Forbes Magazine (May 2007).

Areas of Practice

  • Family Law
  • Family Law Arbitration
  • Trust Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • State Bar of Texas, 1979


  • South Texas College of Law, 1979 (Juris Doctor)
  • The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, 1976 (B.B.A., Marketing)