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Judie Sadler is Partner of Holmes, Diggs, Eames & Sadler in Houston, and has over 25 years of legal experience handling divorce and family law cases.


Prior to being licensed, she received a Bachelor of Science degree in 1982 from Baylor University and a Juris Doctorate in 1986 from the University of Kansas. There, she was a member of the Moot Court Team and worked in the school's Legal Aid clinic. She has handled a variety of cases before administrative agencies as well as federal and state courts. Judie is Board Certified in Labor and Employment Law in Texas. She is AV rated by Martindale Hubbell and has been included in their Preeminent Women Lawyer category.


In addition to being an advocate for divorce clients, she has also represented clients in areas of litigation, business, labor and employment law.


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Contact info

Holmes, Diggs, Eames & Sadler

5300 Memorial Dr #900
Houston, TX, 77007

Practice areas


  1. Employment: 60%
  2. Family: 40%


Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Bret Alan Bosker

    Judie Sadler is the best. I am honored to both know her and to work with her. If you need a qualified and honorable attorney to represent you, I would highly recommend her.


    Bret Bosker Divorce and separation Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

  • Kevin D. Hunter

    Judie is not only an incredibly talented lawyer, but she is also a better human being. The mentorship and guidance she lends to her clients also translates into her relationships with the attorneys she works with. She has been a tremendous influence on me personally and my legal career. She is, and will continue to be, an incredible asset to any client that seeks hers services. I endorse this lawyer.


    Kevin Hunter Family Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker


TXEligible To Practice In Texas 198607/16/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Go-To Law Firm for LitigationCorporate Counsel In-House Law Departments at Top 500 Companies2011
Preeminent 5.0 out of 5Martindale-Hubbell2011
Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Women LawyersMartindale-Hubbell2011
Preeminent 5.0 out of 5Martindale-Hubbell2010
Preeminent 5.0 out of 5Martindale-Hubbell2009
Preeminent 5.0 out of 5Martindale-Hubbell2008
Preeminent 5.0 out of 5Martindale-Hubbell2007
Preeminent 5.0 out of 5Martindale-Hubbell2006
Preeminent 5.0 out of 5Martindale-Hubbell2005
Preeminent 5.0 out of 5Martindale-Hubbell2004
Preeminent 5.0 out of 5Martindale-Hubbell2003
Preeminent 5.0 out of 5Martindale-Hubbell2002
Preeminent 5.0 out of 5Martindale-Hubbell2001
Preeminent 5.0 out of 5Martindale-Hubbell2000
Preeminent 5.0 out of 5Martindale-Hubbell1999
Preeminent 5.0 out of 5Martindale-Hubbell1998
Preeminent 5.0 out of 5Martindale-Hubbell1997
Preeminent 5.0 out of 5Martindale-Hubbell1996
Preeminent 5.0 out of 5Martindale-Hubbell1995
Preeminent 5.0 out of 5Martindale-Hubbell1994
Preeminent 5.0 out of 5Martindale-Hubbell1993
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
ShareholderHolmes, Diggs, Eames & Sadler2015 - Present
CEOLaw Office of Judith Sadler, PC2012 - Present
PartnerSadler & Sykes, L.L.P.2000 - Present
Attorney/PartnerBruckner & Sykes, LLP1987 - 2000
Briefing AttorneyTexas Court of Appeals1986 - 1987
Association namePosition nameDuration
Independent Electrical Contractors, Texas Gulf CoastAssociate Member2012 - Present
Texas Bar FoundationFellow2012 - Present
United States Court of Appeals for the D.C. CircuitMember2008 - Present
United States District Court for the Western District of TexasMember2007 - Present
United States District Court for the Eastern District of TexasMember2002 - Present
United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth CircuitMember1998 - Present
United States Court of Appeals for the Third CircuitMember1996 - Present
United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth CircuitMember1994 - Present
United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth CircuitMember1993 - Present
United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth CircuitMember1992 - Present
United States District Court for the Northern District of TexasMember1991 - Present
United States Court of Appeals for Fifth CircuitMember1991 - Present
United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh CircuitMember1989 - Present
United States Court of Appeals For the Ninth CircuitMember1988 - Present
United States District Court for the Southern District of TexasMember1988 - Present
Houston Bar AssociationMember1987 - Present
Texas Bar AssociationMember1987 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember1987 - Present
Publication nameTitleDate
The Developing Labor Law (ABA)Chapter 322010
Midwinter Meeting of the ABA Committee on the Development of the Law Under the National Labor Relations ActEthical Issues2002
Ohio State Journal on Dispute ResolutionADA and NLRA: Will the Board Defer2000
Annual Meeting of the American Bar AssociationMandatory Arbitration: Recent Developments After Gilmore1999
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Kansas School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1986
Baylor UniversityN/ABS - Bachelor of Science1982
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Price of BusinessLabor and Employment Law2012
Windsor GroupNavigating the Employment Law Minefield in 20112011
The Executive CouncilDevelopments in Employment Law2011
ABA Mid Winter Meeting of Developing Labor Law CommitteeEthics in Labor Law2002
ABA Annual MeetingArbitration1999