Family Law & Probate Attorney in Houston, Texas

Life is full of challenges — both expected and unexpected. As difficulties arise, you may find yourself in need of experienced guidance. In matters involving family law, child custody, child support, probate, grandparents' rights, paternity actions, and more, I am ready to lead you in the right direction. If you are in the greater Houston, Texas area, I’m here to help.

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Elaine S. Michael

Attorney at Law

No one should have to face their legal problems all alone. As a solo practitioner, I can give you and your situation the focused attention you deserve. No matter what issues you may be facing, we will work together to pursue a favorable resolution for you and your family.

From divorce and child custody matters to navigating your way through the probate process after a loved one passes away, you can benefit from my knowledge and experience. A peaceful and stable future can be a reality. Let's move forward together to create a better future.

Helping You Face Life’s Challenges

When legal issues involving your family come up, it's easy to feel overwhelmed and unsure about where you can turn for help. With the help of a skilled attorney, you can assess your situation, learn about what options may be available to you, and plot a course that could give you a chance to obtain a favorable result. You need an attorney who not only understands the law but also cares about how the outcome of your case will affect you and your family in the long run. It's not just my goal to provide legal counsel — I'm here to help you build a better future.

Guidance for Today & Preparation for Tomorrow

  • Family Law Services

    Whether you are going through a divorce, establishing child custody or child support arrangements, looking to adopt, or facing other family-related legal matters like grandparents' rights or paternity, I am here for you.

  • Modifications & Enforcement

    Changes in your circumstances may make it necessary to seek alterations to an existing custody or support agreement. With the help of a knowledgeable attorney, you can take the proper steps to reach a favorable agreement.

  • Probate Services

    When someone passes away, their estate must go through probate to validate their will and distribute their assets according to their expressed wishes. Let me lead you through this complicated process with confidence.

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Compassionate Guidance for You & Your Family

Knowledgeable Counsel

It's common for legal matters to become confusing and stressful. Your best option is to let an attorney explain each step to you in detail as you move through the process.

Individual Attention

No one should have their case treated with a cookie-cutter approach. I will listen to your story and work with you to create a strategy that is tailored to meet your needs.

Clear Communication

With so much depending on the outcome of your legal situation, you deserve to be kept informed about everything that happens. I make it a priority to communicate with you.

Here to Give You Peace of Mind

There are so many situations in our lives that make us feel like everything has been turned upside-down. Divorce, child custody or child support battles, grandparents' rights issues, paternity actions, and the complexities of the probate process can all bring your life to a screeching halt. I have spent more than three decades guiding individuals and families in Texas to find their way through even the most daunting challenges and moving toward positive solutions. No matter what situation you are dealing with, you can work with me to seek the most peaceful outcome available in your case.