Quinton G. Pelley

Quinton G. Pelley

Plano, Texas
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Attorney Quinton G. Pelley has been lauded by the National Criminal Trial Lawyers Association as one of the “ Top 100 Trial lawyers in America.” Mr. pelley has also been honored by Texas Monthly Magazine’s as a “Super Lawyer” as well as achieving the title of “Top 40 lawyer under 40 in Texas” by the National Trial lawyers Association.

Mr. Pelley has memberships in the Dallas County Bar Association, Collin County Bar Association, Grayson County Bar Association, McKinney Bar Association, The State Bar of Texas, and is admitted to practice in the United State District Court – Eastern and Northern Divisions as well as in Supreme Court of Texas and all Courts in the State of Texas inferior thereto.

Mr. Pelley in the managing partner at Pelley Law Office, L.L.P. and proud of its nearly 50-year tradition of excellence. Mr. Pelley’s motto is that the most accurate way of predicting attorneys’ performance in the future is to examine the results they have achieved in the past.

There is absolutely no substitute for experience.” Since 1974.

Areas of Practice

  • Bankruptcy
  • Criminal
  • Family Law

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 2002
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Texas, 2002
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Texas, 2004


  • Texas Tech University School of Law, Lubbock, Texas
    • J.D.
    • Honors: Executive Vice President, Student Bar Association
    • Honors: Executive Vice Chair, Board of Barristers
    • Honors: Member, Criminal Trial Lawyers Association
    • Honors: Member, Budget Committee
    • Honors: Member, Volunteer Legal Services
    • Honors: Member, International Law Students Association
    • Honors: Member, Welcoming Committee for Accepted Students
    • Honors: International Law, Thessoloniki and Skopelos, Greece and Istanbul, Turkey
  • Baylor University, Waco, Texas
    • B.A.
    • Honors: Member, Dean's List
    • Honors: Member, Golden Key National Honor Society
    • Honors: Member, Psy-Chi National Honor Society
    • Major: Psychology
  • Austin College, Sherman, Texas
    • Major: Psychology

Honors and Awards

  • National Trial Lawyers Magazine. Top 100 Trial Lawyers, 2013 - Present
  • Texas Rising Star, Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters Service, 2011 - 2015
  • Plano and Frisco’s Best Attorneys, Living Magazine, 2013

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Collin County Bar Association, Member, 2005 - Present
  • Dallas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, Member, 2016 - Present
  • McKinney Bar Association, Member, 2016 - Present
  • Dallas Bar Association, Member, New Members Committee, 2002 - 2004
  • Dallas Association of Young Lawyers, Chairperson, 2003 - 2004
  • Grayson County Bar Association, Member
  • Grayson County Association Young Lawyers, Member
  • National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys, Member
  • Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, Member
  • American Association for Justice, Member
  • Plano Bar Association, Member

Past Employment Positions

  • Burford & Ryburn, L.L.P., Associate, 2002 - 2004

Pro Bono Activities

  • Volunteer, Legal Service Program, 2002