Efficiently Resolving

Your Estate Or Probate Conflict

Shannon L. K. Welch


For more than 20 years, Shannon Welch has successfully represented clients in many areas of civil litigation including will contests and trust litigation, fiduciary litigation, professional negligence, catastrophic personal injury and wrongful death cases, and family partnership disputes.  In addition to her trial practice, Ms. Welch is a proponent of a wide variety of alternative dispute resolution processes.  She is trained in collaborative law and mediation, and has completed her Master of Arts in Dispute Resolution and Conflict Management.


  • The University of Texas School of Law, Austin, Texas
    • J.D. - 1997
  • Southern Methodist University
    • M.A. - 2012
    • Major: Dispute Resolution and Conflict Management
  • Southern Methodist University
    • B.B.A. - 1993
    • Honors: cum laude
    • Major: Finance

Professional Associations

  • Global Collaborative Law Council
  • Dallas Bar Association
  • State Bar of Texas
  • Texas Trial Lawyers Association
  • The William “Mac” Taylor, Jr. American Inn of Court


  • Fellow, Dallas Bar Foundation
  • East Texas Crisis Center – Philanthropy Award
  • Selected for inclusion in Texas Super Lawyers® for the years 2014 through 2019
  • Nominated to Best Lawyers in America® for the years 2012 through 2019
  • AV® Preeminent™ Rating from Martindale Hubbell
AV Martindale-Hubbell Preeminent 2018
Super Lawyers Selected In 2018
Super Lawyers 5 Years Rated
Super Lawyers 5 Years Rated