Jim Piper has long been a trusted, respected name in the Texas family law community. Jim serves as the most senior attorney as "of counsel" at Walters Gilbreath, PLLC. Both as his role as of counsel and running his own firm, Jim remains very active in the practice of law and continues to handle the most contentious and complex cases in Central Texas. Jim’s experience and years in the courtroom make him a valuable resource to both clients and the Walters Gilbreath team. In 2017, Jim was named as Top 50 Lawyers in Central and West by Texas Monthly Magazine.
Jim believes in taking a client-centered team approach, and in providing thoughtful, prompt and compassionate, yet tough representation. Jim’s practice is focused solely on representing clients who need help in the area of complex family law litigation and trial work.
In addition to being Board Certified in Family Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization, Jim is listed in the 2016 - 2017 editions of The Best Lawyers in America by Woodward White. Thomson Reuters has selected him to Texas Super Lawyers every year from 2011 to 2017, and also as one of the Top Attorneys in Texas (as listed in Texas Monthly). In 2017, Jim was named as Top 50 Lawyers in Central and West by Texas Monthly Magazine. Texas He is rated AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell (the highest rating possible) and is also included in the National Bar Registry of Preeminent Lawyers.