Providing experienced family law with a focus on retaining your utmost privacy through maximizing dispute resolution in our offices and minimizing litigation in the courtroom. Legal changes to your family are emotional and personal. Our firm is experienced in the representation you need for minimal exposure and maximum compassion.

When you have a legal concern of any kind involving your family, your health or your livelihood, it is in your best interests to have it resolved as efficiently and effectively as possible. The sooner these matters are handled, the sooner you can alleviate stress and move forward with your life.

When choosing a lawyer to assist you with a family law need, you want someone who is not only experienced, but dedicated to providing the quality legal counsel and personalized service you deserve. At Silvestri Family Law, PLLC we are committed to achieving our client’s goals both in and out of the courtroom. Let us to put our experience to work for you.

Our experienced attorneys have appeared in courts throughout the state of Texas. Although we have the skill needed to effectively present your case in front of a judge or jury, we still make every effort to resolve disputes using non-adversarial methods, including mediation and collaborative law.

Collaborative Divorce vs. Mediation: A More Detailed Explanation

By Carie Silvestri In my last post, I discussed the similarities and differences between collaborative divorce and mediation, with a downloadable comparison chart for easy reference, which you can find here.  Following is a slightly more detailed explanation of how a collaborative divorce differs from mediation, and why in some cases, it’s the best choice… [read more]

Collaborative Divorce vs. Mediation: A Comparison

By Carie Silvestri Alternative dispute resolution has been part of the family law landscape for a while.  The Texas legislature granted attorneys and their clients the opportunity to use the mediation process in 1987 and the collaborative divorce process more recently in 2001.   It’s not uncommon for people to confuse collaborative divorce with mediation,… [read more]

Bringing Your Best Self to Your Divorce Process

By Becky Davenport The moment of arriving at the conclusion that a marriage is over is often one of life’s worst moments. Grief, fear, anger, confusion, and many other emotions we don’t have words for often swirl through all of our being. In this emotional state, our Best Self— the part that can be trusted… [read more]