Tena G. Fox J.D.

Tena G. Fox J.D.


North Richland Hills, TX





Rated by Super Lawyers 2022
View My Profile on Avvo Tena G. Fox, J.D. 10 Rating "Superb"
Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent Peer Rated for Highest Level of Professional Excellence 2022

Areas Of Practice

  • Estate Planning
  • Probate and Estate Administration
  • Estate Tax
  • Wills
  • Trusts
  • Powers of Attorney
  • Advanced Directives
  • Special Needs Trusts
  • Uncontested Guardianships

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Board Certified in Estate Planning and Probate Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization
  • Certified Attorney Ad Litem
  • Certified Mediator

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 2004
  • Supreme Court of the United States of America, 2012


  • Texas A&M University School of Law (formerly Texas Wesleyan University School of Law), Fort Worth, Texas
    • J.D. - 2004
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas
    • B.S. - 1997
    • Major: Medical Laboratory Sciences
  • Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas
    • B.S. - 1996
    • Major: Math

Honors and Awards

  • Super Lawyers Top Rated Attorney in Estate Planning and Probate, 2018 - Present
  • Super Lawyers Rising Stars in Estate Planning and Probate, 2014, 2015
  • Top Attorney in Estate Planning and Probate, Fort Worth Magazine, 2014 - present
  • AV Rated Attorney, Martindale-Hubbell, 2013 - present
  • AV Preeminent Judicial Edition, Martindale-Hubbell, 2016 - present
  • America’s Most Honored Professionals Top 1%, The American Registry, 2016 - present
  • Top Rated Lawyers in Texas, The Legal Network, 2013-present
  • Top Rated Lawyer, Dallas Morning News, 2016
  • Bar Register of Preeminent Women Lawyers, Martindale Hubbell, 2013 - present
  • Women Leaders in the Law, 2013
  • Client Choice Award, Avvo, 2012 - present
  • Who’s Who in America, 2017
  • Who’s Who Among American Law Students
  • Moot Court Honor Society
  • Named As One of Forth Worth's Most Influential People 2019

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • College of the State Bar of Texas, Fellow
  • Texas Academy of Probate and Trust Attorneys
  • State Bar of Texas, Real Estate, Probate and Trust Law Section
  • Tarrant County Probate Bar Association, Member, 2005 to Present
  • N.E. Tarrant County Bar Association, Member, 2012 to Present
  • Tarrant County Bar Association
  • Tarrant County Bar Association, Women’s Section, Past Board of Directors

Past Employment Positions

  • Associate Municipal Judge, Cities of Lakeside

Pro Bono Activities

  • HEB Chamber of Commerce
  • Colleyville Chamber of Commerce
  • Covenant Christian Academy - Volunteer
  • Compass Christian Church
  • ATA Legacy Level 1
  • ATA Judging Level 1


  • Phi Delta Phi
  • Zeta Tau Alpha

Hobbies and Interests

Taekwondo- 2x World Champion


Her favorite quote is “Rise Up”