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Cathy Penn

Cathy Penn

Providing professional and personalized legal services for adoptive parents.
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Summary

Cathy Mason Penn handles foster parent, relative, kinship, step-parent and private placement adoptions. With over two decades of extensive involvement with child protective services, Attorney Penn offers the experience foster parents and family members need to legally adopt the child or children they are caring for when CPS is involved. Limiting her private practice to adoptions and focusing on adoptions through CPS, Cathy Penn can provide individualized service to adoptive parents through every step to make their adoption experience as pleasant and stress-free as possible. Adoption consultations may be in person or by telephone. Adoption consultations are free. No fees are ever charged if you are adopting a sibling group or child that qualifies for the state adoption subsidy program through the Department of Family and Protective Services.

Additional Practice Area
  • Adoptions
Fees
  • Free Consultation
    No obligation and no fee consultations are provided to prospective adoptive parents. Consultations may be by telephone or in person.
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    No legal fees or costs are paid if you are adopting a sibling group or child that qualifies for the state adoption subsidy program through the Department of Family and Protective Services. Attorney has direct pay agreement with the State.
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Texas
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Professional Experience
Municipal Judge
City of Rockwall
- Current
Attorney and Counselor at Law
Private Practice
- Current
Assistant Criminal District Attorney
Rockwall County
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Education
South Texas College of Law
J.D. (1995)
Honors: Order of the Lytae, American Jurisprudence Award: Legal Research and Writing
Activities: Managing Editor, Corporate Counsel Review
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University of Houston - Main Campus
B.B.A. (1989) | Finance
Honors: Beta Gamma Sigma
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Professional Associations
Texas Bar College
Member
- Current
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Rockwall County Bar Association
Board Member
- Current
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National Association of Counsel for Children
Member
- Current
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Rockwall County Bar Association
Member
- Current
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Texas State Bar # 00794240
Member
- Current
Activities: Municipal Judges Section, Justice of the Peace Section
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Rockwall Helping Hands and Health Center of Helping Hands
Board Member
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Contact & Map
1509 Summer Lee Drive
Rockwall, TX 75032
USA
Telephone: (972) 772-2636