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About me

I strive to represent my clients to help them reach the best outcome.


Languages spoken: English, Spanish

Practice areas


  1. Divorce: 40%
    6 years
  2. Child Custody: 30%
    6 years
  3. Family: 30%
    6 years



Fixed (sometimes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Jay Blass Cohen

    Yexenia is a very hard working lawyer that fights for her clients. She never backs down. I highly endorse her!


    Jay Cohen DUI and DWI Attorney
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  • Matthew Ryan Montes

    Yexenia is a very intelligent and capable attorney who takes the time to understand her client's cases. She works hard for her clients and I wouldn't ask anyone else to help with a family law matter.


    Matthew Montes Business Attorney
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Contact info

The Gilmet Law Firm

917 Franklin Street, 4th Flolor
Houston, TX, 77002


TXEligible To Practice In Texas 200707/16/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Scholastic ScholarshipPuerto Rican Association2006
HispanicScholastic ScholarshipNational Council La Raza2000
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyThe Gilmet Law Firm2010 - Present
Founding PartnerThe Law Firm of Gilmet & Law2010 - 2010
Attorney-at-LawLaw Office of Manuel Gonzales2008 - 2010
Volunteer AttorneyLonestar Legal Aid2007 - 2007
Summer AssociateSheak & Korzun, PC2006 - 2006
InternPhiladelphia District Attorney's Office2005 - 2005
Association namePosition nameDuration
Houston Bar Association Speakers BureauSpeaker2012 - 2013
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Protective OrderNo Protective Order Issued
Primary ConservatorshipFather primary conservatorship
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Publication nameTitleDate
HG.ORGProtect Yourself Against a Protective Order2011
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Rutgers University School of LawDoctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor (J.D.)N/A2007
University of FloridaPolitical ScienceN/A2001
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Horace Mann Junior High SchoolLaw as a Career2010
Southwest Voter Registration Education ProjectGet Out the Vote2002