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Jere Hayes Hight

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Jere Hayes Hight comes from a family tradition of well-respected lawyers. Named after his great-grandfather Jeremiah Hays, Jere decided to become a lawyer. He now focuses his practice exclusively on family law litigation.

An English major at Baylor University, graduating in 1998, Mr. Hight possesses language skills that make him an expert communicator in the courtroom. This enhances his litigation skills, learned in the litigation training programs at Baylor University School of Law, where he graduated in 2002. Clients praise Mr. Hight for his communication skills that give him a unique ability to present his client’s situation in court to affect their desired outcome.

Mr. Hight was recognized in his field 2006-2008 as a Rising Star in Texas Family Law by Texas SuperLawyers, an honor bestowed by peer-vote to only a very small percentage of Texas attorneys. He has also been recognized for professionalism by inclusion in the Annette Stewart Family Law Inns of Court.

Born in Dallas, Texas and raised in Highland Park, Jere lives in Lakewood with his wife, also a lawyer, and daughter.

Bar Admission:

  • State Bar of Texas, 2002

Honors:

  • Rising Star in Texas Family Law, Texas SuperLawyers 2006, 2007, 2008
  • Annette Stewart Inns of Court, 2004-present

Presentations and Papers:

  • “Small Business Issues in a Texas Divorce”, West LegalEd Center, March 2016.
  • “Strategies for Time Limited Hearings”, Lawyer Forward Conference, January 2016.
Education
  • Juris Doctor Baylor University School of Law - Graduate School 2002
  • Bachelor of Arts in English Baylor University - Undergraduate School 1998
Licenses
  • Board Certified in Family Law Texas Board of Legal Specialization 2016
Memberships
  • State Bar of Texas, Family Law Section
  • Dallas Bar Association, Family Law Section
  • Dallas Association of Young Lawyers
  • Texas Young Lawyers Association
  • Dallas Alliance Groups
Community Involvement
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