Managing Attorney, Family Law
Jon Michael Franks is Board Certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization in Family Law. www.TBLS.org He was one of the first attorneys certified in Family Law in Texas, first certified in 1976 and recertified every five years since. Only one in ten Texas attorneys are Board Certified, an accomplishment indicating an extremely high standard of excellence and accomplishment in the field of Family Law.
Family Law Attorney
Cynthia Dillard Ince (Cindy) is your neighborhood attorney. She is a sixth-generation Texan and has lived most of her life in the Parker/Palo Pinto area. She graduated from Mineral Wells High School as salutatorian in 1976 and received a B.S. in Criminal Justice from Tarleton State University in May of 1988 with a 4.0 GPA. She attended Baylor University School of Law and obtained her juris doctorate in 1991. She has been licensed to practice law in Texas since 1992. After finishing law school, Cindy first worked at Heart of Texas Legal Services in Waco and then joined Bailey & Galyen for the first time in September 1994. She subsequently worked for the Tarrant County Domestic Relations Office as a child support prosecutor from 2005 until her retirement in June of 2019. Cindy returned to Bailey & Galyen as the managing attorney of the Weatherford office on July 1, 2019. Cindy has extensive family law experience and handles divorce, adoption, child custody matters, child support enforcement, and CPS cases. She has tried thousands of cases and also handled wills, personal injury cases, and criminal cases. Cindy is very active in the community and is a lifetime member of Eleventh Avenue Church in Mineral Wells. She often speaks to the community regarding adoptions and CPS matters and has volunteered as a mentor for younger attorneys.