Ellen Skinner


Ellen Skinner’s practice covers a wide range of litigation, with an emphasis on business disputes. Ellen spent the first part of her legal career working in large downtown Dallas firms and now practices primarily in Collin County.  She is a well-respected attorney in her community and has successfully represented her clients in presuit negotiations and complex litigation.  Before obtaining her law license, Ellen was a Texas public school teacher and administrator, as well as a college math instructor.


  • University of Houston Law Center – JD, 2001
  • University of Mary Hardin-Baylor – M.Ed. Education Administration, 1994
  • University of Texas at Dallas – BS, Statistics, cum laude, 1990