Dakota J. Wrinkle

Founding Attorney

Practice Areas

Real Estate Transactions
Real Estate Litigation
Probate & Estate Planning
Oil & Gas

Eminent Domain
Commercial Litigation

Commercial Transactions
Business Formation


Dakota J. Wrinkle is the founder and managing attorney of Texas Landowner Law Firm, PLLC. Dakota is licensed to practice law in both Oklahoma and Texas, but he focuses his practice exclusively within the borders of Texas.

Dakota obtained his Bachelor of Science degree with cum laude distinction in biology from Hardin-Simmons University in Abilene, Texas. After graduating from Hardin-Simmons, Dakota obtained his Juris Doctor with Highest Honors from The University of Tulsa College of Law in Tulsa, Oklahoma. In law school, Dakota worked with the Energy Law Journal and received a Sustainable Energy and Resources Law Certificate for academic concentration on energy, environmental, and resources law.

Prior to founding the firm, Dakota was an Assistant District Attorney for Tulsa County, Oklahoma, and was tasked with managing the county's felony and misdemeanor cases. While working as a prosecutor, Dakota conducted motion hearings, preliminary hearings, and misdemeanor and felony trials. After working as a District Attorney, Dakota worked for both national and local firms, focusing on civil litigation and real property disputes.

Dakota's legal training and experience includes oil and gas title review, oil and gas litigation, probate and estate planning, contract drafting and review, general civil litigation, real estate disputes (including Trespass to Try Title and Quiet Title Actions), partitions, and much more.

Dakota currently resides in Dallas, Texas with his wife, Cordray, and their son.


University of Tulsa College of Law, Tulsa, OK
Juris Doctor, With Highest Honors

Hardin-Simmons University, Abilene, TX
Bachelor of Science, cum laude

Bar Admissions

State of Texas
State of Oklahoma
United States Court of Appeals, 5th Circuit
United States District Court, Northern District of Texas
United States District Court, Western District of Texas
United States District Court, Eastern District of Oklahoma

Professional Associations and Memberships

Texas Bar Association
Oklahoma Bar Association
Environmental and Natural Resources Law Section, State Bar of Texas
Litigation Section, State Bar of Texas
Oil, Gas, and Energy Resources Law, State Bar of Texas
Real Estate, Probate, and Trust Law, State Bar of Texas


Some of Our Happy Clients

“Great experience working with Mr. Wrinkle. I hope to do more real estate transactions in the future and this will be my go to firm.”


“I am a licensed attorney in the state of Texas. I had a very complex matter that was out of my wheelhouse so I had to work with local counsel in DFW. Dakota Wrinkle really knows his stuff and how to get a case handled. While most attorneys are impossible to get in contact with Mr. Wrinkle was extremely responsive. As a fellow attorney I would recommend his services to any of my friends, clients, or colleagues.”


“Dakota is very knowledgeable and was able to answer some really complicated property questions for me.”


“I had the great privilege of working with Dakota. He was very knowledgeable in the area of real estate law. He was very prompt and gave us answers when we needed them. Dakota goes above and beyond to meet the needs of his clients, I would highly recommend him!”


“We’ve worked with Dakota twice for our real estate property needs. He listens to your concerns and makes the process effortless for his clients. Our matters were resolved timely and efficiently. Highly recommend!”


“Dakota went through all our documents faster than we expected and responded quickly. Where as we could have lost a lot of money he gave us solid good legal advice that ended up saving us a lot on our finances and multiple alternatives to handle our situation. Many lawyers are very busy it's hard to get in touch with them but Dakota was exceptional. I highly recommend Dakota.”