Assistant District Attorney
Rachel Burris graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the University of North Texas. She then graduated from Texas Tech University School of Law. She has been a prosecutor for 17 years with the Dallas County District Attorneys's Office. In that time, she has handled hundreds of cases of physical and sexual abuse of children. Rachel's responsibilities have included coordinating these investigations with the 28 law enforcement agencies within Dallas County and the trials of a docket of child abuse cases. She trains and speaks nationally on the investigation and prosecution of crimes against children.