The mission of Dallas Theological Seminary is to
glorify God by equipping godly servant-leaders
for the proclamation of His Word and the
building up of the body of Christ worldwide.
BJ, Texas A&M University, 1985; JD, Baylor University School of Law, 1990.
Kimberlee D. Norris is a sexual abuse trial attorney: representing
victims of abuse, serving as a consulting and testifying expert in abuse
cases, and providing crisis management and allegation response
counsel to child-serving organizations of all sizes. She is admitted to
practice before the United States Supreme Court and the United States
District Courts for the Northern, Southern and Eastern Districts of Texas. An acknowledged authority in
screening practices, Norris has trained over 500,000 ministry staff members and volunteers since 2005.
After decades of litigating sexual abuse cases and providing legal counsel to ministries, Norris partnered
with Dallas Theological Seminary to create the first seminary course addressing the risk of child sexual
abuse in ministry contexts.