J.D., SMU Dedman School of Law, 2004
B.A (magna cum laude), Texas A&M University, 2000
Texas Young Lawyer’s Association President’s Award of Merit 2010 and 2012
Ms. Brooker focuses her practice in estate planning and administration, probate matters, trust and asset protection planning, and probate litigation. She is experienced in administering trusts and estates of decedents and counseling clients on estate planning, charitable planning and estate and trust management. Ms. Brooker is experienced in representing entities involved in actions based on tortious interference, breach of contract and breach of fiduciary duty. Additionally, Ms. Brooker is also experienced in commercial and business litigation and matters of oil and gas.
Counseled clients on all phases of estate planning and the preparation of wills and trusts.
Analyzed and advised clients who recently relocated to Texas on revising or updating wills and trusts from other states.
Represented clients in contested and uncontested will probates and in the administration of the estate.
Represented executors, trustees, and beneficiaries in various estate and trust controversies.
Represented beneficiaries and executors in family settlement agreements in lieu of will probate proceedings.
Prepared estate planning documentation including wills, trusts, financial powers of attorney, medical powers of attorney and directives to physicians.
Assisted in the trial preparation in a complex lawsuit filed by a Chapter 11 debtor against its parent company, officers and directors, and competitors, which resulted in recovery in excess of $55 million for the bankruptcy estate.
Ph (214) 706-4200
Fx (214) 706-4242
500 North Akard Street
Dallas, Texas 75201