Yanine is a family law attorney practicing in the Greater Houston area. Yanine has successfully represented clients in a variety of matters ranging from simple divorces to highly contested child custody matters. Yanine dedicates herself to securing superior results for every client. Yanine’s representation of her clients is unmatched due to her assertive and zealous advocacy for her clients and the unmatched compassion and sensitivity to her clients’ needs.
Yanine was selected as a Texas Rising Star by Super Lawyers in 2020 and 2021. Yanine is also a member of the Texas Bar College. Yanine is also a member of the Houston County Bar Association, Fort Bend County Bar Association, Katy Bar Association, and Austin County Bar Association.
Yanine has devoted her career to helping families and children in difficult legal situations. She enjoys assisting her clients resolve a wide range of issues relating to family law. Yanine has experience with all phases of litigation, including case evaluation, management, discovery, advocacy, settlement, and trial.
In addition to her trial work, Yanine has successfully litigated matters before the Texas First Court of Appeals. Despite the varied complexity of issues that may arise, Yanine’s goal is always the same – to navigate clients through their legal journey effectively and efficiently.
Yanine is originally from El Paso, Texas and is fluent in Spanish. Through practicing in an area as diverse as the Gulf-Coast region, Yanine understands the importance of communicating directly with her Spanish-speaking clients to help them navigate through their family law matters. Yanine is committed to helping her community and volunteers with the Houston Bar Association Legal Line.
|TX||Eligible To Practice In Texas||2014||11/24/2021|
|Award name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|2021 Texas Rising Star||Super Lawyers||2020|
|Houston's Top Lawyer||H Texas Magazine||2020|
|Best of Katy- Best Law Firm||Katy Times||2020|
|2020 Texas Rising Star||Super Lawyers||2019|
|Associate Attorney||Torres Law Group||2015 - 2018|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Hispanic Bar Association||Member||2020 - Present|
|Family Bar of Fort Bend||Member||2020 - Present|
|Katy Bar Association||Member||2019 - Present|
|Texas Bar College||Member||2019 - Present|
|Houston County Bar Association||Member||2019 - Present|
|Austin County Bar Association||Member||2019 - Present|
|Harris County Bar Association||Member||2018 - Present|
|Fort Bend County Bar Association||Member||2018 - Present|
|Latina Family Lawyers||Member||2018 - Present|
|State Bar of Texas, Family Law Section||Member||2015 - Present|
|Texas Southern University||Doctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor (J.D.)||2013|
|University of Texas System, San Antonio||BA - Bachelor of Arts||2010|
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