Executive Officers

Meet our fearless leaders (2020-2021)
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Melissa Thrailkill
Chair

melissa@brandyvosslaw.com

Dallas, Texas

An experienced family law and small business attorney, licensed in Texas and California, with a purpose to help people understand and find solutions to their legal needs.

Tristan C. Robinson
Chair-Elect

tcrobinson@arlingtonlawfirm.com

 

Arlington, Texas

Tristan C. Robinson is an Entertainment and IP Lawyer as well as video game producer serving individuals and corporations across a wide array of complex legal issues.

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Gwen Seale
Treasurer

gwen@miketolleson.com

 

Austin, Texas

Gwendolyn Seale is a 2016 graduate of SMU Dedman School of Law and practices entertainment law at Mike Tolleson and Associates in Austin, Texas.

Brent A. Turman
Secretary

BTurman@bellnunnally.com

 

Dallas, Texas

Brent’s commercial litigation practice covers a variety of matters including business disputes, intellectual property, complex arbitration and civil RICO actions.

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Dena Weaver
Immediate Past Chair

dgweaver@arlingtonlawfirm.com


Arlington, Texas

Ms. Weaver began her legal career at a large law firm in Dallas focusing on complex commercial litigation, securities litigation, and government enforcement proceedings.