Home 9 Divorce 9 Dallas-Based Balekian Hayes, PLLC Recognized by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers as Best Law Firm

Dallas, Texas – (Nov. 4, 2021) — U.S. News & World Report and  Best Lawyers®, for the 12th consecutive year, recently announced the “Best Law Firms” rankings featuring Dallas-based family law firm Balekian Hayes, PLLC, on the highly sought-after list.

Top Divorce Lawyer in Dallas“It is a tremendous honor to be recognized as one of the best law firms in the country,” says Kris Hayes, managing partner of Balekian Hayes, PLLC. “In the highly competitive field of family law, there are many lawyers to choose from in the D/FW metroplex, but we strive to provide our clients with counsel they can trust. It’s our policy that while honesty can sometimes cost us, we owe it to our clients to give it to them. This philosophy has proven to reward us with recognition by our peers and referrals from our loyal clients.”

Firms included in the 2022 Edition of U.S. News-Best Lawyers’ “Best Law Firms” are recognized for professional excellence with consistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. To be eligible for a ranking, a firm must first have a lawyer recognized in The Best Lawyers in America©, which identifies 5% of lawyers practicing in the United States—achieving tiered ranking signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise. The 2022 “Best Law Firms” rankings can be seen in their entirety by visiting

BH Family Law practice areas include divorce, child custody, child support matters, custody modifications, and matters involving child protective services. Managing partner Kris Hayes is one of 47 family lawyers in Texas who holds a dual certification by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization in Family Law and Child Welfare. She was recently recognized by the 28th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America© as one of the best family lawyers in the country.

About Best Law Firms:

The U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” rankings are based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes the collection of client and lawyer evaluations, peer review from leading attorneys in the field, and review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process. To be eligible for a 2021 ranking, a law firm must have at least one lawyer recognized in the 26th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America list for that particular location and specialty.

About Balekian Hayes:

Led by Kris Hayes, the family law attorneys of Balekian Hayes PLLC are dedicated to fighting for their clients and their clients’ children. From contested divorces to child possession disputes, to out-of-court mediation and arbitration proceedings, the firm provides the knowledge and expertise needed to help people during what can be one of the most stressful times in their lives. Kris Hayes is one of 47 lawyers in Texas that are board-certified in both family law and child welfare and she also brings a Master of Business Administration to the equation to assist with high net-worth divorces and business preservation. To learn more about Balekian Hayes.

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