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I have currently been practicing law for 25 years in the family law and real estate law field.  I like the small firm atmosphere and personal results vs. large firm.  I practice in Harris and surrounding counties. I owned a title company for 20 years and represented CTX Mortgage company for 10 years.  I was the first female judge appointed to the City of Pasadena Municipal Court and currently hold the position of Municipal Judge for three small cities.  As a municipal judge, I preform weddings most weekends, so I stay really busy.  I also hold a Director on the Porter SUD, Montgomery County Development District, and other community organizations. 


I have a wonderful team to assist my clients and make sure that their experience with the legal system goes smoothly and that they are treated with respect.

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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Family: 25%
    27 years
  2. Real Estate: 25%
    27 years
  3. Child Support: 15%
  4. Speeding Ticket: 10%
  5. Other: 25%
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Payment

Fees:

Free consultation (30 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Sherrie Haussner Travers

    I strongly endorse Sherry Tavel! Sherry is not only highly respected by the judiciary, she is highly regarded by fellow lawyers! She is a strong advocate for her clients.

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    Sherrie Travers Family Attorney
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  • Fran Brochstein

    I highly endorse this lawyer. She is a well respected family law attorney in the Houston community. She is extremely knowledgeable about all areas of TX family law practice.

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    Fran Brochstein Mediation Attorney
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Contact info

Sherry D Tavel

23010 Gabriel
Suite 109
New Caney, TX, 77357

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
TXEligible To Practice In Texas 198907/16/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Board Certified - Real EstateTexas Board of Legal Specialization1995
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Presiding JudgeCity of Patton Village2013 - Present
Presiding JudgeCity of Roman Forest2005 - Present
AttorneySherry D Tavel1989 - Present
Managing AttorneyTexas Attorney General2010 - 2012
Assotiate JudgeCity of Pasadena1998 - 2010
Fee AttorneyChicago Title Insurance Company1990 - 2003
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Municipal Judge Section-State Bar of TexasVice Chair1998 - Present
State Bar of TexasMemberN/A
Pasadena Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Orientation of Bay Area Board of RealtorsChairman1990 - 1990
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Child CustodyFather won custody
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Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
BrochureWhere there is a Will, there is a way1985
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
South Texas College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1987
University of Houston, Clear LakeN/ABS - Bachelor of Science1984
San Jacinto CollegeBusinessAssociate of Art in Business1978
Abilene Christian UniversityNegotiationMA - MastersN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
City of Roman ForestOpen Records2015