Prater & Ridley Attorneys At Law
2582 Blue Meadow Drive
Temple, TX 76503
When you are faced with a difficult legal issue involving family law, estate planning or criminal charges, having an experienced attorney on your side to staunchly protect your rights isn’t an option — it’s a necessity.
At the law firm of Prater & Ridley — based in Temple, Texas — we have been providing high-quality representation and aggressive advocacy to individuals and families throughout Central Texas since 1993.
Both of our founding attorneys graduated from the Baylor University School of Law more than 30 years ago and are highly familiar with the communities we serve. Today, their decades of work in the Central Texas legal community and the excellent working relationships they have established are great assets to our firm and our clients.
Co-founding attorney Carol Prater is a board certified family lawyer in the state of Texas and practices exclusively in the area of family law. Known as a skilled litigator and an unyielding presence on behalf of her clients’ interests, attorney Prater provides the effective family law representation her clients need.
At Prater & Ridley, we are dedicated to maintaining high ethical standards and excellent client service. We keep our clients’ goals in mind at all times and keep them informed on the status of their cases and any new developments.
Baylor University School of Law, Waco, Texas
J.D. cum laude – 1970
Law Review: Comments Editor, Baylor Law Review, 1968 – 1970
Baylor University, Waco, Texas
B.A. – 1968
Honors: With Honors
Articles, Baylor Law Review
Texas Family Law Form Book: Section on Railroad Retirement
Co-Author: Advanced Family Law Course
Advanced Family Law Course, State Bar of Texas
Professional Associations and Memberships
Board of Disciplinary Appeals, Member, 2003 – 2009