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Amber K. Shemesh

Amber K. Shemesh

Practice areas:

Child Support, Child Custody, Divorce & Separation, Family

About Me

I am proud to be a part of an experienced team of family law attorneys with a combined experience of more than 20 years. My team and I are dedicated to providing quality legal services for family law matters in counties of Dallas, Collin, Tarrant, and Denton. My firm has represented thousands of clients for divorce, custody, support, and parental rights since 2000. As a team we believe on providing dedicated, passionate, and caring legal service to our clients. Our team is led by our founding shareholder attorney Sean Modjarrad, who has 13 years of experience of representing clients in State of Texas. Other member of my team includes, shareholder attorney Mohamad Said, associate attorney Debrah Ochoa, a family law case manager, and two legal assistants. As a team we are always focused on achieving results for our clients, and getting solutions for their legal disputes by representing them outside and inside the court. 

My team and I have represented mothers, fathers, and children for their family law disputes and help them get a favorable outcome for their case. When you hire us for your legal matter, we make sure that you rights are protected, we are here to answer all your questions, and you get the caring and passionate representation throughout your case. My team and I are here for you, and want to tell you that you are not alone when dealing with the opposing party of your family law case. 

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Languages Spoken: Spanish, Hebrew, Farsi, Arabic, French

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2010

  1. Family: 25%
    5 years
  2. Divorce & Separation: 25%
    5 years
  3. Child Custody: 25%
    5 years
  4. Child Support: 25%
    5 years

Payment

Fees:

Free Consultation (25 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

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Contact Info

MAS Law Firm
212 W Spring Valley Rd
Dallas, TX, 75081

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
TXEligible To Practice In Texas 201008/25/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers

Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
MemberAmerican Association for Justice2014
Leadership ClassDallas Association of Young Lawyers2014
MemberAmerican Association for Justice2013
MemberAmerican Association for Justice2012
Family Mediation CertifiedDallas Mediation Services2012
MemberAmerican Association for Justice2011
MemberDispute Mediation Services2010
Pro Bono Honors AwardSt. Thomas University School of Law2010

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
ShareholderModjarrad Abusaad Said Law Firm2011 - Present
Law ClerkJudge Jeri B. Cohen2010 - 2010
Legal InternMiami Dade Public Defender's Office2009 - 2010
Pro Bono WorkFlorida Immigrant Advocacy Center2008 - 2009
Litigation ParalegalWeitz & Luxenberg, PC2006 - 2007

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Iranian American Bar AssociationMember2011 - Present
Texas Young Lawyers AssociationMember2011 - Present
Dallas Bar Association, Family Law SectionMember2010 - Present
Dallas Women's Lawyers Associationmember2010 - Present
American Civil Liberties UnionMember2010 - Present
State Bar of Texas, Family Law SectionMember2010 - Present
Dallas Bar Association, Family Law SectionMember2010 - Present
Dallas Association of Young LawyersCommittee Chair2010 - Present
Collin County Young Lawyers AssociationMember2010 - Present
American Bar Association, Family Law SectionMember2010 - Present
Dallas Volunteer Attorney ProgramMember2010 - Present
American Association for JusticeMember2010 - Present
UT Texas Exes Alumni AssociationMember2006 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
In re Lorin A. Stricklandremanded back to trial court
IN RE K.BOUGETTappealed twice and won

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Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
Lawyers.comTexas Child Support Laws2013
Lawyer.comHow to hire the Right Divorce Lawyer2012

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
St. Thomas University School of LawLawJuris Doctorate2010
University of TexasCorporate Communication StudiesBS - Bachelor of Science2006
University of TexasPublic RelationsBS - Bachelor of Science2006

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Preventing AbuseAbuse and how to stop it2015
Family Mediation CenterProtecting the Child's Best Interest2015
Protective Order informationProtective Orders2014
Genesis Women's ShelterProtecting your children2013