“Calabrese Budner’s professional yet caring attitude and attention to my case made an extremely difficult transaction more manageable. I felt like I had a friend as well as a top-notch attorney in my corner.”

Mother of two IT Manager and CPA

A smarter approach to family law

Located in the Park Cities and serving Dallas, Collin, Tarrant, Denton and Rockwall counties, Calabrese Budner provides full-service expertise in Divorce Litigation, Collaborative Divorce, Complex Property Division, Child Custody & Visitation, Alimony & Spousal Support, Modification & Enforced Actions, Pre- & Post-Marital Agreements, Grandparents’ Rights, Mediation, Paternity & Parentage, Same-Sex Divorce & Parenting, Adoption, Assisted Reproductive Technology/Surrogacy & Gestational Agreements. Our attorneys bring big firm training and experience, objective insight, and solid business sense in every case they undertake.

For the client who wants to stay out of court, our talented lawyers expertly navigate you through settlement in Mediation or Collaborative Divorce. For the client who needs the courtroom, we aggressively Litigate your case in court.

We listen to you, analyze your facts and goals, and identify the best course of action for you — whether litigation or collaboration—then we work diligently to secure a favorable outcome. That’s a smarter approach to family law. That’s Calabrese Budner.

  • Best Women Lawyers in Dallas, D Magazine Best Women Lawyers in Dallas, D Magazine
    Carla M. Calabrese
    2010
  • Texas Super Lawyer, Thomson Reuters Texas Super Lawyer, Thomson Reuters
    Carla M. Calabrese
    2003-2016
  • Best Lawyers in America® - Family Law, Woodward White, Inc. Best Lawyers in America® - Family Law, Woodward White, Inc.
    Carla M. Calabrese
    2008-2016
  • Top 50 Women Lawyers in Texas, Thomson Reuters Top 50 Women Lawyers in Texas, Thomson Reuters
    Carla M. Calabrese
    2004, 2006, 2010
  • Top 50 Female Texas SuperLawyers, Thomson Reuters Top 50 Female Texas SuperLawyers, Thomson Reuters
    Carla M. Calabrese
    2004
  • 5 Exceptional Collaborative Practitioners in Texas, Collaborative Law Institute of Texas 5 Exceptional Collaborative Practitioners in Texas, Collaborative Law Institute of Texas
    Carla M. Calabrese
    2009
  • Best Lawyers in America® - Collaborative Family Law, Woodward White, Inc. Best Lawyers in America® - Collaborative Family Law, Woodward White, Inc.
    Carla M. Calabrese
    2008-2017
  • Top Attorney, Fort Worth Magazine Top Attorney, Fort Worth Magazine
    Winifred “Winnie” Huff
    2009
  • Best Law Firms in America, U.S. News – Best Lawyers®, Woodward White, Inc. Best Law Firms in America, U.S. News – Best Lawyers®, Woodward White, Inc.

    2010-2016
  • Texas Rising Star, Thomson Reuters Texas Rising Star, Thomson Reuters
    Winifred “Winnie” Huff
    2014, 2015, 2016, 2017