Admitted to the State Bar of Texas, 1985.

United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, 1987.

United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas, 1987.

Ms. Stein joined the Firm in 1985 following graduation from law school. Ms. Stein practices in the areas of corporate, including mergers and acquisitions, real estate and construction law. She became a shareholder in the Firm in February of 2000. Ms. Stein has been managing partner of the Firm since October 2007.

Practice Areas


  • Austin College (B.A., 1980)

  • South Texas College of Law (J.D., 1985)

  • Assistant Casenote Editor, South Texas Law Review, 1984-1985.

  • Phi Delta Phi

  • Order of the Lytae

Professional Organizations

  • State Bar of Texas

  • Corporate Law Section

  • Construction Law Section

  • Dallas Bar Association

  • Corporate and Business Litigation Section

  • Construction Law Section

  • Real Estate Law Section

Patricia Lambert Stein

Director, Managing Shareholder

(972) 388-5136

Legal Assistant: Mary Lou Cortimilia

(972) 388-5155

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