DANAE COUCH burleson attorney

DaNae Couch

DaNae Couch graduated from Baylor University’s Honors College with distinction, earning a
Bachelor’s of English and minor in Public Relations, and she earned her law degree from Texas
Tech University School of Law. During law school, she was inducted into the Order of the
Barrister, a highly selective legal advocacy society.

Ms. Couch concentrates her law practice in the areas of complex civil and commercial litigation,
oil & gas, real estate litigation, business torts, probate litigation, civil appeals, contract
representation and negotiation, premises liability, and debt collection. She also represents clients
in serious personal injury and wrongful death cases. Ms. Couch has successfully represented
clients in numerous jury and bench trials, and has argued a wide array of motions at hearings in
court. Additionally, Ms. Couch assists individuals with their estate planning needs, including
drafting wills, revocable trusts, testamentary trusts, and other related documents. She also
represents clients in uncontested and contested probate proceedings.


General Litigation, Business Litigation, Probate Litigation, Real Estate Litigation, Wrongful
Death & Personal Injury, Estate Planning, Wills and Trusts, Probate and Trust Administration


Texas Tech University School of Law, Lubbock, Texas

  • Doctor of Jurisprudence, 2014
  • Order of the Barrister
  • Estate Planning & Community Property Journal, Articles Editor

Baylor University, Waco, Texas

  • Bachelor of Arts, English - 2010
  • Honors College Graduate with Distinction


State Bar of Texas
United States District Court, Northern District of Texas


  • Top Attorney by Fort Worth, Texas, the City’s Magazine (2015-2017)


  • Tarrant County Bar Association
  • Tarrant County Probate Bar Association
  • Tarrant County Young Lawyers Association


  • Miss Texas 2012
  • U.S. Attorney's Office, Legal Intern, Summer 2012, 2013
  • Texas Supreme Court, Legal Intern, Summer 2011


  • Spokesperson, "Hope for Family Recovery: Life Beyond Addiction"
  • Spokesperson, Texas Young Lawyers Association, "The Unconscious Truth: Legal and Physical Effects of Binge Drinking"