Kevin Vance


Kevin Vance is Senior Counsel at Patel Law Group. He was born and raised in Dallas, Texas, attended Baylor University for his undergraduate degree and received his Juris Doctorate from South Texas College of Law. He worked as corporate claims counsel for a national title underwriter before joining a boutique litigation firm representing both national and regional automotive dealer groups. Thereafter, turning back to real estate, he worked in the origination and servicing of construction loans assisting victims of hurricanes, tornados, floods, wildfires, and other natural disasters. Kevin became general counsel to an angel-funded start-up buying, curing, and flipping scratch-and-dent and default loans acquired from institutional lenders and, prior to coming to Patel Law Group, moved back in-house to a captured counsel position with a specialty national mortgage lender with $1.1bn in annual revenue.


  • Dallas Bar Association
  • State Bar of Texas
  • American Bar Association

Community Service

  • Texas Scottish Right Hospital
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • SPCA


  • South Texas College of Law, Juris Doctor
  • Baylor University, Bachelor of Arts


  • Real Estate – Residential
  • Real Estate – Commercial
  • Mortgage Origination and Servicing
  • Disaster Lending
  • Title Insurance
  • Title Curative
  • Wills, Trusts, and Estates
  • Probate
  • Bankruptcy
  • Litigation


  • Guest Lecturer, Real Property and Land Use Control, University of Dallas School of Business
  • Team Advisor & Judge, Texas High School Mock Trial Competition
  • South Texas College of Law Alumni Association
  • Baylor University Alumni Association
  • Founding Member – Baylor Rugby Football Club (Reinstated)