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Sally Holt Emerson

Sally Holt Emerson

Practice areas:

Divorce & Separation, Child Custody, Child Support, Alimony, Premarital/Post-Marital Agreements

About Me

Languages Spoken: Spanish

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1979

  1. Premarital/Post-Marital Agreements: 20%
  2. Alimony: 20%
  3. Child Support: 20%
  4. Child Custody: 20%
  5. Divorce & Separation: 20%

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Contact Info

Underwood Attorneys and Counselors at Law

1111 West Loop 289

Lubbock, TX, 79416-5029



TXEligible To Practice In Texas 197908/25/2015

Professional Misconduct

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Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Association NamePosition NameDuration
State Bar of TexasTreasurer2004 - 2005
Texas Family Law Council-Budget CommitteeChair2003 - 2005
State Bar of TexasSecretary2003 - 2004
Panhandle Family Law AssociationPresident2002 - 2003
Texas Academy of Family Law SpecialistsPresident2001 - 2002
Amarillo Bar AssociationPresident2001 - 2002
Panhandle Family Law AssociationVice President2001 - 2002
Texas Family Law Council-Membership CommitteeChair2000 - 2003
Panhandle Family Law AssociationSecretary2000 - 2001
Amarillo Bar AssociationPresident-Elect2000 - 2001
Amarillo Bar AssociationVice President1999 - 2000
N/AChair1996 - 1997
Amarillo Bar AssociationDirector1996 - 1998
N/ADirector1994 - 2000
Texas Family Law Council-Scholarships & Awards CommitteeChair1993 - 2000
Texas Academy of Family Law SpecialistsMemberN/A
State Bar of TexasMemberN/A
Panhandle Collaborative Law ProfessionalsFounding MemberN/A
Panhandle Family Law AssociationFounding MemberN/A
Amarillo Bar AssociationMemberN/A


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Texas Tech University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1979
Texas Tech UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1976

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Advanced Family Law Drafting CourseUnusual Things Found in the Family Law Practice Manual2005
28th Annual Marriage Dissolution InstituteProfessionalism2005
29th Annual Advanced Family Law CourseOvercoming Presumptions in SAPCRs: JMC, SPO and Parental Presumptions2004
18th Annual TAFLS Trial InstituteThe Perfect Storm: Abusive, Angry and Crazy Clients and Their Interfering Relatives2004
17th Annual TAFLS Trial InstituteThe UCCJEA: Where We Are Now2003
Marital Property Law SeminarPlaying by the Rules2002
Workshop for Associate Judges and Title IV-D MastersOh, No, Not the Writs2002
28th Annual Advanced Family Law CourseInterstate Alphabet Soup2002
AAML/AICPA National Conference on DivorceEthics Jeopardy2002
25th Annual Marriage Dissolution InstituteProtective/Restrictive Possession: Substance Abuse, Family Violence, and Other Perils2002
27th Annual Advanced Family Law CourseLook Who's Talking Now: Hearsay and Its Exceptions, Including Child's State of Mind2001
24th Annual Marriage Dissolution InstituteJurisdiction and Venue in Divorce Cases2001
26th Annual Advanced Family Law CourseRule 248 Motions: How to Use Them2000
23rd Annual Marriage Dissolution InstituteInsurance Aspects Of Divorce2000
25th Annual Advanced Family Law CourseMarital Agreements1999
22nd Annual Marriage Dissolution InstituteViolation of Temporary Orders Including Visitation, Support, Attorneys' Fees, Injunctions, etc.1999
21st Annual Marriage Dissolution InstituteHandling the Divorce Involving Attorneys Ad Litem, Guardians Ad Litem, Court Appointed Special Advocates1998
24th Annual Advanced Family Law CourseUnusual and Unresolved Property Issues1998
Procedural Aspects of a Jury TrialProcedural Aspects of a Jury Trial1997
11th Annual TAFLS Trial InstitutePreparation for and the Direct Examination Of the Non-Primary Parent in a Relocation Case1997