Top 30 Matrimonial and Family Law
Kirker Davis LLP
8310 N Capital of Texas Hwy Bldg 1 # 1
Austin, TX 78731-1023
Chris Kirker is a licensed attorney in Central Texas that primarily handles Divorce and Custody matters. This includes issues such as Child Support, Visitation, and Conservatorship.
During law school Chris clerked at the international law firm of Norton Rose Fulbright (formerly Fulbright & Jaworski, LLP) in San Antonio as well as Scott, Douglass, & McConnico, LLP located in Austin, Texas. Chris also interned for Federal Judge Walter S. Smith in Waco, Texas and Valero Energy Corp., the largest refiner in the United States.
Chris was licensed in 2010 after graduating in the top 10% of his class at Baylor Law School. After graduation Chris worked with multiple Firms in complex litigation, he then worked with Bloomberg in creating a platform for legal research. In May of 2011 Chris joined Zinda & Davis, PLLC to focus his practice exclusively on Family Law. Since 2011, Chris has successfully represented Fathers, Mothers and even Grandparents in highly contested custody matters. Chris has also successfully represented clients in defending against false allegations and in protecting families when a danger was present.
Chris' areas of practice include Family Law, Deceptive Trade Practices, Wrongful Deaths, and Personal Injury Law.
Awards:Texas Super Lawyers Rising Star 2017
Avvo Top Divorce Attorney 2012-2015
National Trial Lawyers: Top 40 Under 40 Trial Lawyer 2012-2016
National Trial Lawyers: National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Trial Lawyer in the State of Texas 2014 – 2016
The National Advocates Top 100 Lawyers, State of Texas, 2015
The National Advocates Top 40 Under 40, State of Texas, 2015
The National Advocates, Executive Committee, Top 40 Under 40
National Academy of Family Law Attorneys (NAFLA):Top Ten Under 10, State of Texas 2014 – 2016
American Institute of Family Law Attorneys, Client Satisfaction 2013-2015
National Association of Distinguished Counsel, Nation’s Top One Percent 2015 - 2016
Professional Licenses & Memberships:State Bar of Texas; Family Law Section
Austin Bar Association; Family Law Section
Texas Young Lawyers Association
Austin Young Lawyers Association
Williamson County Bar Association
Travis County Bar Association
American Bar Association
Capital Area Trial Lawyers Association
Texas Trial Lawyers Association
Education:Baylor University School of Law, cum laude, J.D.
Syracuse University, cum laude, B.A.