Natalie Fortenberry is a tough negotiator who has handled multi-million and billion dollar transactions. She spent over 10 years practicing law at two of the most prestigious law firms in the world, Weil, Gotshal & Manges and Polsinelli. Natalie has been recognized as a “Rising Star” in Texas by Super Lawyers in 2016-2020. She is also a Certified Public Accountant.
Prior to her legal career, Natalie worked as an independent auditor for Ernst & Young and as an accountant for Hunt Realty Investments. Natalie’s experience, including her financial background, allows her to efficiently assist clients in meeting their legal goals. In addition, she is active in serving her community through various avenues such as pro bono legal work and service to the State Fair of Texas as a member of the Chairman’s Task Force. Natalie has received numerous recognitions for her pro bono work, including Lawyer of the Year for her service as 2014 Lend-A-Lawyer to the Dallas Volunteer Attorney Program, 2015 Dallas Young Lawyer Association Pro Bono Service Award and State Bar of Texas, 2016 ATJ Pro Bono Champion.
Prior to her law firm career, Natalie spent a year providing pro bono work to two international non-profit corporations, Mother Administered Nutritive Aid (MANA) and Kibo Group International. She has also served as an adjunct professor of business law at Harding University. Natalie and Zeke are members of the Preston Road Church of Christ.
When the stakes are high, you want Natalie Fortenberry negotiating your settlement.
- J.D., magna cum laude, Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law, 2009
- B.B.A., summa cum laude, Harding University, 2003, Accounting