Attorney Profiles

The Denton County firm of Shelton & Reecer, P.L.L.C. is highly regarded by colleagues in the legal community, as evidenced by the highest peer review ratings for their legal abilities and adherence to professional standards of conduct and ethics, reliability, diligence, and other criteria relevant to the discharge of professional responsibilities. With attorneys who are Board certified in the practice areas of estate planning and probate law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization, Shelton & Reecer, P.L.L.C. provides clients with high-quality service backed by years of practical, hands-on experience.

Find out more about the firm’s lawyers by reviewing their personal biographies:

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Gray W. Shelton, of Counsel

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Gray Shelton is a member at the firm. He is admitted to practice in Texas. Mr. Shelton graduated from North Texas State University with a B.A. in 1967 and the University of Texas with his J.D. in 1971. He is a member of Denton County Bar Association, where he served as director from 1983-1984 and officer from 1990-1991. He is also a member of the State Bar of Texas, serving on the Grievance Committee and Unauthorized Practice of Law Committee for District 14B as a member from 1985-1991 and chairman from 1990-1991. Mr. Shelton is a member of the College of the State Bar of Texas and a fellow of the Texas Bar Foundation.

He is AV® Preeminent Peer Review RatedSM by Martindale-Hubbell®, the highest level of distinction an attorney can receive from his or her peers. Further, Mr. Shelton is Board Certified, Estate Planning and Probate Law, by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.

His areas of practice include:

  • Wills
  • Trusts
    • Trust planning
    • Family trusts
    • Living trusts
    • Special needs trusts
    • Pet trusts
  • Probate
  • Estates
    • Estate planning
    • Estate administration
    • Estate settlements
  • Trust and estate collections
  • Powers of attorney
  • Fiduciary law
  • Family wealth transfer
  • Wealth preservation
  • Inheritance

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Dena A. Reecer

Email: Dena A. Reecer

Born in Stephenville, Texas, Dena Reecer is a member of the firm. She is admitted to practice in Texas and the U.S. District Court for the Western and Northern Districts of Texas. Dena graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a B.A. in 1985 and from Texas Tech University School of Law with her J.D. in 1988. A former assistant district attorney and county attorney pro tem, Ms. Reecer is a member of Denton County Bar Association, where she served as director/officer from 2004-2009 and as officer for the association's sections on Real Estate and Trust and Probate. She is a member of the State Bar of Texas and a member of the bar's sections on Real Estate and Trust and Probate. In addition, Ms. Reecer is a fellow of the Texas Bar Foundation and a member of the College of the State Bar of Texas.

Her areas of practice include:

  • Wills
    • Contested wills
    • Living wills
  • Trusts
    • Trust planning
    • Contested trusts
    • Family trusts
    • Living trusts
    • Special needs trusts
    • Pet trusts
    • Trust litigation
  • Probate
  • Probate litigation
  • Estates
    • Estate planning
    • Estate administration
    • Estate litigation
    • Estate settlements
  • Trust and estate collections
  • Powers of attorney
  • Fiduciary law
  • Family wealth transfer
  • Wealth preservation
  • Inheritance

Ms. Reecer is BV® Distinguished Peer Review RatedSM by Martindale-Hubbell®. She is also Board Certified, Estate Planning and Probate Law, by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.

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Amy R. Bolline

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Amy Bolline is an associate with the firm. Amy was admitted to practice law in Texas in 2010. Amy graduated cum laude from Texas A&M University with a Bachelor of Science in 2007. In 2010, Amy graduated magna cum laude and as the Valedictorian of Baylor Law School. While attending Baylor Law School, Amy served as the Senior Notes and Comments Editor for the Baylor Law Review. A former commercial litigation attorney, Amy is a member of the State Bar of Texas, the Real Estate, Probate and Trust Law Section of the State Bar of Texas, and the Denton County Bar Association.

Her areas of practice include:

  • Wills
    • Contested wills
    • Living wills
  • Trusts
    • Trust planning
    • Contested trusts
    • Family trusts
    • Living trusts
    • Special needs trusts
    • Pet trusts
    • Trust litigation
  • Probate
  • Probate litigation
  • Estates
    • Estate planning
    • Estate administration
    • Estate litigation
    • Estate settlements
  • Trust and estate collections
  • Powers of attorney
  • Fiduciary law
  • Family wealth transfer
  • Wealth preservation
  • Inheritance

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