Robert Wilson, Attorney, Tyler, Texas

Robert Wilson's practice focuses primarily on family law, including divorce, child custody and support issues, property division, modification, adoption and termination. He also handles general civil and commercial litigation.


  • Washington & Lee University, B.A., 1993.
  • Texas Tech School of Law, J.D., 1996; Texas Tech School of Law Legal Research Board, Editor, 1995-96.

Professional Experience

  • Wilson, Robertson & Cornelius, P.C., 1998-present. Shareholder.
  • United States District Judge William M. Steger,U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Texas, 1996-98. Law Clerk.

Professional Activities & Affiliations

  • Bar Admissions: State Bar of Texas, 1997;U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Texas; Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals.
  • Bar Associations: State Bar of Texas, Family Law Section; Smith County Bar Association (Board of Directors, 2000-01; Secretary, 2003-05); Smith County Young Lawyers Association.
  • Fellow, Texas Bar Foundation, 2008
  • Member, Texas Family Law Foundation, 2008
  • College of the State Bar of Texas, Member.

Articles & Presentations

  • Texas Bar Journal, Year in Review - Family Law, Jan 2007
  • Difficult Evidence Issues: Children & Property,State Bar of Texas Advanced Family Law Course, 2003.

Community Involvement & Interests

  • Boy Scouts of America - East Texas Area Council (Board of Directors, 2007-Present)
  • Boys & Girls Club of Smith County/East Texas (Board of Directors, 1997-present, Annual Fund Committee, 1999-present; President, 2002).
  • Leadership Tyler-Tyler Area Chamber of Commerce (Board of Directors, 1999-present; President, 2001-02; Chairman, Justice Day Committee, 1998-99).
  • University of Texas at Tyler, Patriots Organization, 2008
  • American Red Cross (Board of Directors, 2003-present; Chair, Financial Development Committee), Board Governance
  • Eagle Scout, East Texas Area Council.
  • Member, Marvin Methodist Church

Robert Wilson


Admitted: 1997
One American Center
909 ESE Loop 323, Suite 400
Tyler, TX 75701


Christine Fulkerson
Direct Line: 903-509-5000
Fax: 903-509-5094

Practice Areas

Honors & Activities

Smith County Outstanding Young Lawyer, Smith County Bar Association and Smith County Young Lawyers Association, 2007