About Our Firm

The Cox Law Firm, PLLC handles matters ranging from business, real estate, and construction transactions and litigation to entity formation, estate planning and probate, general civil litigation, and personal injury. Edward S. Cox is a 20-year, AV-rated, Super Lawyer, who practices with Steve Pierret, who is a 30 year, double-board certified trial lawyer, and Mary Torres, who devotes her practice to real estate and construction matters.

Our clients include public and private companies with national operations, local and nationwide contractors, subcontractors, suppliers, engineers, architects and builders, buyers and sellers in commercial and residential real estate transactions, and other businesses, municipalities, individuals. The firm seeks to provide high quality, cost-effective legal representation that protects and advances our client's interests and objectives.

Our attorneys have experience in state and federal courts, administrative agencies, arbitrations, and mediations. We also operate a fee office for Chicago Title with experienced escrow officers and support staff who place a premium on customer service and knowledge of the closing process. We have many loyal customers as a result.

EDWARD S. COX, ATTORNEY/ESCROW OFFICER

Mr. Cox's practice focuses on litigation and arbitration of disputes involving construction, real estate and business matters. He negotiates and...

Steven R. Pierret, Attorney

Steven R. Pierret is a thirty-year lawyer who is Board Certified in Civil Trial Law and Personal Injury Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization and focuses his practice on all types of litigation, with an emphasis on personal injury cases...

Paul C. Goetz III, Attorney

Paul Goetz has been practicing law in Tarrant County for nearly four decades and has three younger brothers who have taken Paul’s lead and also practice law in Tarrant County. While Paul is a skilled and experienced trial lawyer, he also has a broad base of experience in...

Mary R. Torres, Attorney/Escrow Officer

Mary R. Torres is a member of the Tarrant County Bar Association (Real Estate and Construction Sections), Tarrant County Young Lawyers Association, the State Bar of Texas (Real Estate, Probate and Trust...

Caitlin P. Simmons, Attorney

Caitlin P. Simmons received her undergraduate degrees from the University of Texas at Dallas in 2014 with a Bachelor of Science in Biology and a Bachelor of Arts in Criminology....

William L. Mitchell II, Director of Administration

William L. Mitchell ll "Mitch" has over 15 years experience in the legal field and real estate industry. He is the past president of NTDSI, a surety bond and real estate development company. During his tenure as president of NTDSI, he was in charge of the surety bond division of the company and oversaw real estate development and management. Mitch was a licensed realtor for 14 years.

Mary Beth Evans, Escrow Officer

Mary Beth is originally from Chicago, IL and at the end of 2015 moved to Bedford, TX. She has a paralegal certificate and has been doing real estate closings for the last 25 years, handling residential, commercial and REO Transactions.

Kelly Costello – Escrow Assistant

Kelly has extensive experience in the legal field and for the last twenty years has worked in various business industries...

Kathleen Tyson, Paralegal

A native of Lipscomb, Texas, Kathleen Tyson attended Baylor University as a Bachelor of Arts University Scholar, and graduated in 2015 with concentrations in Criminal Justice and Forensic Science...