Morgan Williamson LLP | Attorneys At Law

Providing Attentive, Strategic Counsel To Clients Since 1985

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  • Of Counsel
Joni Paul
  • Oil and Gas Lawsuits
  • Civil Litigation
  • Contract Suits
  • Insurance Defense
  • Construction Litigation
  • Contested Probate Cases


Joni is an Amarillo native, although she lived for many years in the Oklahoma City area. She has been practicing law in Amarillo since 2002 and has been actively involved in the local bar associations during that time. Her hobbies include reading, painting and traveling with her husband, Chris.


  • University of Oklahoma College of Law, Norman, Oklahoma
    • J.D.
    • Honors: Dean's List
  • West Texas A&M University, Canyon, Texas
    • B.G.S. - 09/1999
    • Honors: summa cum laude
    • Major: General Studies

Fraternities or Sororities

  • Phi Delta Phi

Bar Admissions

  • Texas

Professional Associations

  • Amarillo Area Women’s Bar Association, President, 2017 - 2018
  • Amarillo Area Young Lawyers Association, President, 2011 - 2012
  • Amarillo Area Bar Association, Director, 2013 - 2015
  • State Bar of Texas, Unauthorized Practice of Law District 13 Subcommittee Co-Chair, 2012 - 2016


  • Texas Bar Foundation, Fellow
  • Amarillo Chamber of Commerce, Top Twenty Under Forty, 2010
  • Super Lawyers (Thomson Reuters Service) Rising Star, 2010 - 2012
  • O.U. College of Law Professional Responsibility Award, 2002

Pro-Bono Activities

  • Coffee Memorial Blood Center, Board of Directors, Chair 2013


“Every time I have had a legal issue to deal with, Joni Paul and her team have always been very prompt and attentive to my needs. I highly recommend them for all your legal needs.”

— Eric M.

Joni Paul working at desk