Mark L. Scroggins

MLSMark L. Scroggins, the Chair of Hammerle’s Family Law Practice Group, is an aggressive and experienced trial attorney with a sound understanding of business matters that serves him well in family law. An accomplished speaker and author, Mr. Scroggins has practiced family law throughout the state of Texas for 20 years. He has spoken about family law matters before numerous organizations and written for various prestigious publications.

Mr. Scroggins has built a strong reputation among executives, professionals, business owners and entrepreneurs for his hard-nosed, aggressive style, as well as his prowess in family law and business litigation matters. “Aggressive with a purpose”, is how Mr. Scroggins describes his practice style.

Most often, Mr. Scroggins is involved in contentious or high-stakes family law litigation where child custody or complex property issues are involved. His vast experience in these areas proves especially helpful to his high net worth and business owner clients. He enjoys the challenge of helping his clients fight ruthless or unruly opponents, while assisting in accomplishing their goals.

Mr. Scroggins is an active member of the State Bar of Texas, Collin County Bar Association, Denton County Bar Association and Dallas Bar Association. He is a member of the Family Law Section of each of the above.

Areas of Practice:
• Divorce
• Child Custody
• Child Support
• Complex Property Division
• Contempt
• Same Sex Issues
• Domestic violence
• Enforcement
• Family Law
• Family violence
• Grandparents’ Rights
• High Net-Worth Individuals
• Modification of Existing Orders
• Paternity
• Restraining orders

Memberships:
• State Bar of Texas; Family Law Section of SBOT
• Collin County Bar Association; Family Law Section of CCBA
• Denton County Bar Association; Family Law Section of DCBA
• Dallas Bar Association; Family Law Section of DBA

Bar Admissions:
• Texas, 1993
• United States District Court, Eastern District of Texas, 1994
• United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, 1994
• United States District Court, Southern District of Texas, 1995
• United States District Court, Northern District of Texas, 2003

Awards, Speeches and Authorship:
Author, The law of the Lawyer – Parenting Part Deux, The Practical Lawyer, 2013

Author, Helping a Family Law Client Achieve Their Goals, Strategies for Family Law in Texas (Inside the Minds), 2013

Grandparent Rights in Texas, Jewish Community Center, 2013

Parenting Part Deux, Dallas Morning News, 2012

Expert Witnesses, Expert Witnessing Conference, 2009

Top 10 Lawyers for Women in the State of Texas, Vogue Magazine, August 2003

Author, Managing the Emotional Needs of Your Clients, Texas Lawyer, July 2003

Education:
J.D. from University of Tulsa
B.A. degree from University of Texas at Austin

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  • Our Locations

    Lewisville

    2871 Lake Vista Dr.
    Suite 150
    Lewisville, Texas 75067

    Dallas

    17304 Preston Rd.
    Suite 800
    Dallas, Texas 75252
    (By Appointment Only)

    Plano

    5700 Granite Parkway
    Suite 200
    Plano, Texas 75024
    (By Appointment Only)

    Denton

    2220 San Jacinto Blvd
    Denton, TX 76205
    (By Appointment Only)

    Corinth

    6501 S. Interstate 35E, Frontage Rd
    Suite 101
    Corinth, Texas 76210
    (By Appointment Only)

    McKinney

    2150 S. Central Expressway
    Suite 200
    McKinney, Texas 75070
    (By Appointment Only)

    Southlake

    950 East Highway 114
    Suite 160
    Southlake, Texas 76092
    (By Appointment Only)

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    Our Locations

    • Lewisville

      2871 Lake Vista Dr.
      Suite 150
      Lewisville, Texas 75067

    • Dallas (By Appointment Only)

      17304 Preston Rd.
      Suite 800
      Dallas, Texas 75252

    • Plano (By Appointment Only)

      5700 Granite Parkway
      Suite 200
      Plano, Texas 75024

    • Corinth (By Appointment Only)

      6501 S. Interstate 35E Frontage Rd
      Suite 101
      Corinth, Texas 76210

    • McKinney (By Appointment Only)

      2150 S. Central Expressway
      Suite 200
      McKinney, Texas 75070

    • Southlake(By Appointment Only)

      950 East Highway 114
      Suite 160
      Southlake, Texas 76092