Comprehensive legal representation in Dallas, Texas and the surrounding areas
Comprehensive legal representation in Dallas, Texas and the surrounding areas


Every Texas Department of Family and Protective Services (DFPS, commonly known as CPS) case is as different as the people involved in it. When you are considering an attorney to assist you with the many aspects of responding to a CPS case, you need one who is experienced and well-versed in any complications that might arise. The Law Office of Jerry W. Melton has helped Dallas-area families with CPS-related cases for over four decades, and has the knowledge and resources to offer personalized counsel for your CPS matter. While many CPS cases are settled or mediated outside of court, Jerry Melton is willing to represent you in court, if necessary, to work for the outcome you deserve.

Trusted Legal Counsel – Helping You Respond Properly to a CPS Investigation

When CPS begins an investigation, the legal process can be complicated. We strive to best represent you while also making things easier for you when dealing with CPS. Our firm is communicative and transparent, always ensuring you are aware of the status of your case, as well as any steps that should be taken. We take care to answer all of your questions regarding a CPS matter, so you are best prepared for any decisions you must make regarding the outcome of your case.

As a board certified family law attorney, Jerry Melton has the experience to represent you regarding a CPS matter. To gain certification, attorneys must pass a rigorous evaluation, and continue handling more cases than the average lawyer. To start on your case with a family law attorney, schedule a free consultation online or call 972-980-8000.

We are happy to answer any of your CPS-related questions.

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