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Lennea Michelle Cannon

About me

Lennea grew up in Austin, Texas and moved to Houston to attend law school in 2001, and has been here ever since. She attended Texas A & M University where she received her undergraduate degree of Bachelor of Business Administration in 2001. Ms. Cannon received her Doctor of Jurisprudence from South Texas College of Law in 2004 and was admitted to the State Bar of Texas that same year.


Her business background and experience make her uniquely qualified to represent clients in complex property cases in a divorce. Having devoted her pratice exclusively to family law for over a decade, Lennea has successfully tried numerous cases involving high-conflict custody battles, contesed terminations and aadoptions, high asset and large estate property divisions and international Hague matters. Ms. Cannon represents famiies with compassion, zealous advocacy and thorough analysis and litigation of difficult and extraordinary legal issues. Courts also often appoint Lennea as an amicus or ad litem attorney to represent the best interest of children involved iin litigation. 


She is also a member of the American Bar Association (Family Law Committee and Civil Litigation Section), Houston Bar Association (Family Law Section Member), Fort Bend Bar Association (Family Law Committee) and is a Family Law Section Member of the State Bar of Texas. Ms. Cannon devotes her spare time to chasing her two young children around and volunteering and committing to her adoptee little brother through the Houston Area Big Brother Big Sister Organization.  Ms. Cannon devotes 100% of her practice to family law, including divorce, adoptions, marital agreements, paternity, child custody, modifications, spousal support/ alimony and property enforcement.


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Contact info

Kerr, Hendershot & Cannon, P.C.

1800 Bering Drive, Suite 600
Houston, TX, 77057-3352

Kerr, Hendershot & Cannon, P.C. - Sugar Land Office (By Appointment Only)

14090 Southwest Freeway, Suite 300
Sugar Land, TX, 77478

Kerr, Hendershot & Cannon, P.C. - Galveston Office (By Appointment Only)

2600 South Shore Boulevard, Suite 300
League City, TX, 77573


Practice areas


  1. Divorce: 40%
    12 years, 500 cases
  2. Child Custody: 30%
    12 years, 500 cases
  3. Adoption: 20%
    12 years, 25 cases
  4. Prenuptials: 10%
    12 years, 25 cases


Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

12 total 

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  • Benjamin Lowell Hisey

    I endorse this lawyer. Lennea's unparalleled ability to relate to her clients, puts her at another level with respect to family law attorneys. That being said, Lennea is a superb orator and litigator and she possesses a strong court room presence and an ability to think on her feet.


    Benjamin Hisey Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

  • Loreen Carol Blackwell

    I highly recommend Lennea to anyone needing an advocate in a family law matter. Lennea is tough while remaining compassionate. She works hard to achieve the ultimate outcome her clients desire and her skills in the courtroom are outstanding.


    Loreen Blackwell Child custody Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community


TXEligible To Practice In Texas 200407/16/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Board Certified - Family LawTexas Board of Legal Specialization2014
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Attorney/ PartnerKerr, Hendershot & Cannon, P.C.2002 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
Texas Academy of Family Law SpecialistsFellow2014 - Present
Fort Bend County Bar AssociationFamily Law Section2008 - Present
Houston Area Big Brother Big Sister OrganizationVolunteer member2007 - Present
Texas Aggie Bar AssociationN/A2004 - Present
Texas Family Law FoundationN/A2004 - Present
State Bar of Texas, Family Law SectionN/A2004 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2004 - Present
Houston Bar AssociationFamily Law Section2004 - Present
Fort Bend County Lawyer's Care ProgramMember2004 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Premarital Agreement UpheldWon
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
South Texas College of LawN/AJD - Juris Doctor2004
Texas A&M University, College StationBusinessOther - Bachelors2001