Smart. Tough. Well respected.
Stacey Holley Valdez is a mother, a former nurse, and an experienced attorney who makes sure that each one of her clients gets the kind of quality legal representation they deserve. Ms. Valdez is known throughout South Texas as a tough, no nonsense litigator who is as fearless in the courtroom as she is in every aspect of her practice. She has extensive experience in the legal areas of family, juvenile, criminal, and appellate law with victories in each type of case and in numerous courts in the Greater Houston area. Educated at South Texas College of Law, Ms. Valdez graduated among the top twenty percent of her class.
Houston's first established law school; South Texas College of Law is nationally ranked by US News and World Report as one of the top ten law schools specializing in Trial Advocacy. As a top graduate of this nationally known school Ms. Valdez had the opportunity to hone her litigation skills under the tutelage of South Texas' top notch clinical professors. Now, Ms. Valdez, after her own years of experience as a trial attorney, is herself helping to guide the careers of the next generation of up and coming Houston trial attorneys.
Prior to attending law school Ms. Valdez, served as a nurse in a variety of demanding positions. This included time as a nurse in maximum security area of the Texas Department of Corrections, the Travis County Sherriff's Department, and in Emergency Room Medicine. These high pressure, and extremely intense working environments, when coupled with dealing with oftentimes dangerous suspected criminals and inmates required Ms. Valdez to think and act both quickly and decisively. Traits such as these carry over into her legal practice and help Ms. Valdez adapt to the constant ebb and flow of complex trial situations.
In addition to being one of the principal partners in one of the Texas Gulf Coast's most respected law partnerships, Laird Valdez, LLP, Ms. Valdez is a member of the Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, the Galveston County Bar Association, and the College of the State Bar. Ms. Valdez remains active in the local legal community despite a busy and demanding work schedule. Her commitment to service extends beyond her own clients to ensuring that the quality of the legal representation in the Houston area is one of the nation's highest.
Whether you are in need of civil, criminal, or family legal counsel Stacey Valdez is ready and able to provide you or your family with the best professional legal services that Houston has to offer. At Laird Valdez, LLP we solve problems, and Stacey Valdez is just the attorney to solve yours.
|TX||Eligible To Practice In Texas||2004||09/28/2020|
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Member||State Bar College||2016|
|Board Certified - Family Law||Texas Board of Legal Specialization||2009|
|Owner||Stacey Valdez & Associates||2004 - Present|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Family Lawyers of Texas||Board Member||2016 - Present|
|Gulf Coast Family Law Specialists||Member||2009 - Present|
|Texas Academy of Family Law Specialists||Member||2009 - Present|
|State Bar of Texas||Member||2004 - Present|
|Family Law Section-State Bar of Texas||Member||2004 - Present|
|Family Lawyers for Good Judges||Board Member||2016 - 2017|
|Clearly Legal Blog||CAN A MEDIATED SETTLEMENT AGREEMENT BE SET ASIDE FOR DURESS?||2017|
|Clearly Legal Blog||WHAT DUTY DO I OWE THE SPOUSE I AM DIVORCING?||2017|
|Clearly Legal Blog||My ex won’t pay child support. Now what?||2017|
|Clearly Legal Blog||International Chil Abduction||2016|
|South Texas College Of Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2004|
|Updates in Famiky Law||Updates in Family Law -Course Director||2017|
|Family Law in Review||SAPCR Update||2016|
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