Alternative Dispute Resolution Information

DRS Board


Dallas County
Dispute Resolution Center Advisory Board
Kathleen Turton

Kathleen Turton is a highly skilled family law practitioner, mediator, negotiator, and advisor.  She graduated in 2004 from SMU Dedman School of Law, and holds a Bachelor of Science, with special honors in Microbiology, from The University of Texas at Austin.  She is a Partner at Ward & Turton, PLLC and speaks on family law and alternative dispute resolution issues.  She has taught at El Centro Dallas County Community College and SMU Dedman School of Law, and served as Director of the W.W. Caruth, Jr. Child Advocacy Clinic at SMU Dedman School of Law.  Kathleen lives in Dallas with her husband, their daughter, and their three dogs.