Attorneys & Staff

Chris M. Burleson

Chris is a JD, CPA concentrating on business transactions, corporate, tax and estate planning.  He received his BBA and MPA in accounting from the Red McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas at Austin and his law degree from Southern Methodist University.  Prior to entering law school, Chris led hedge fund and private equity audits at a national public accounting firm.  He enjoys outdoor activities, spending time with his growing family and is actively involved at his local church.  Chris and his wife, Lindsay, are Rockwall natives.


  • Licensee: Texas State Board of Public Accountancy
  • Member:  State Bar of Texas


  • J.D., Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law, 2013
  • M.P.A., University of Texas at Austin, 2008
  • B.B.A., Accounting, University of Texas at Austin, 2008