Nunneley Family Law
"Nunneley Family Law took great care of my divorce so I was able to focus on the healing process... "

Biography

Mr. Farrar was admitted to the State Bar of Texas in 1992. In 1996, Stephen established the Farrar Law Firm, practicing in the areas of personal injury, probate and family law. A member of the Tarrant County Bar Association, Stephen has extensive experience in the Dallas/Fort Worth District Courts and County Courts at Law. He vigorously represents his clients with compassion and integrity, both in and out of the courtroom.

Stephen is a dedicated husband and father of two children and one grandson. In his spare time, he is active in his church, an avid tournament bass fisherman and a member of the Tarrant Christian Bass Club.

Education

Oklahoma City University School of Law, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Doctor of Jurisprudence, 1992

University of Oklahoma
Bachelor of Business Administration (Finance), 1988

Professional Activities and Honors

  • Admitted to the State Bar of Texas, 1992
  • Tarrant County Bar Association, Member 1992-present
  • Tarrant County Family Law Bar Association, Member 2009-present
  • Tarrant County Christian Lawyers Association, Member 2009-present
  • Tarrant County Young Lawyers Association, Former Member
  • Phi Delta Phi Legal Fraternity
  • Top Attorney 2013-2017, Fort Worth, Texas – The City’s Magazine

Publications and Speaking Engagements

“Discovery – Children (including Third Parties)”, Nunneley, Barbara D. and Farrar, Stephen C., 37th Annual Marriage Dissolution Institute, State Bar of Texas, April 2014, Austin, Texas.

“Creative and Unique Possession Schedules”, Farrar, Stephen C., State Bar of Texas Annual Meeting, June 20, 2013, Dallas, Texas.

“Legislative Updates That Keep You In the Loop”, Farrar, Stephen C., 3rd Annual Court Corridnation’s Seminar, February 16, 2012, Fort Worth, Texas.

“Practicing Family Law Basics”, Farrar, Stephen C., Tarrant County Young Lawyers Association, October 28, 2011, Fort Worth, Texas.

“SAPCRs for Same Sex Partners”, Nunneley, Barbara D., Farrar, Stephen C. and Langsley, Karen, 36th Annual Advanced Family Law Course, State Bar of Texas, August 2010, San Antonio, Texas.

“The Extended Family: Rights and Duties of Nonparents“, Nunneley, Barbara D. and Farrar, Stephen C., 2010 Parent-Child Relationships, University of Texas School of Law, January 2010, Austin, Texas.

“Protecting Your Characterization and Valuation Claims: Avoiding Waiver or Admission in Inventories, Discovery Responses, and Testimony“, Nunneley, Barbara D. and Farrar, Stephen C., 35th Advanced Family Law Course, State Bar of Texas, August 2009, Dallas, Texas.

Professional Practice

  • 2009 to Present – Associate, Nunneley Family Law
  • 2007-2009 – Independent Contract Attorney. Practice areas included real estate law, corporations, debt collections and contracts.
  • 1996-2009 – Solo Practitioner, The Farrar Law Firm. Practice areas included personal injury, non-subscriber workman’s compensation, family law, contracts, wills and estates and probate.
  • 1999-2001 – Of Counsel, Ross & Mathews, P.C. Contract Attorney for the Texas provider firm of Pre-Paid Legal Insurance Company (Title I Department). Responsible for counseling members in a wide variety of legal matters, including personal injury, collections, family law, insurance law, probate, contracts and consumer finance.
  • 1992-1996 – Associate, The Dent Law Firm. Practice areas included personal injury, insurance bad faith and medical negligence. Responsible for all aspects of cases from pre-litigation through trial and appeal.

"Making this difficult process as smooth and as successful as possible requires planning every detail before, during and after."

Barbara D. Nunneley