Attorney Profile

Karen G. Hughes
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Practice areas

  • Marital agreements
  • Child support
  • Child custody
  • Adoption law
  • Mediation


  • Texas, 1980
  • U.S. District Court, Northern, Eastern and Western Districts of Texas and U.S. Court of Appeals, 5th Circuit, 1985


  • Southern Methodist University, J.D.
  • Stephen F. Austin State University, B.A., summa cum laude, 1976

Associations & memberships

  • Smith County Bar Association (Director, 1995-1996; Treasurer, 1996-1997)
  • State Bar of Texas (Council Member, Women and Law Section, 1987-1993; Secretary, 1997-2000)
  • Texas Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers

Biographical details

Phi Delta Phi. Listed: Strathmore’s Who’s Who, 2005. President, Concho Valley Estate Planning Council, 1985-1988. Director, Smith County Youth Alternatives, 1994-1996. Fellow, College of the State Bar of Texas.

Karen G. Hughes serves clients in Tyler and throughout Smith County, in Texas.