Ruth Lavada Vernier

Ruth Lavada Vernier

Managing Partner
Location:
Spring, Texas
Phone:
281-882-3271
Fax:
832-585-0955
Email:

Areas of Practice

  • Family Law
  • Adoption
  • Child Support
  • Custody & Visitation
  • Divorce
  • Collaborative Law
  • Juvenile Law
  • Visitation Rights
  • Paternity
  • Mediation

Litigation Percentage

  • 75% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Certified Mediator, 1994
  • Certified Negotiator, 1985

Bar Admissions

  • Ohio, 1983
  • Michigan, 2001
  • New York, 1995
  • Texas

Education

  • University of Cincinnati College of Law, Cincinnati, Ohio
    • J.D. - 1983
  • University of Cincinnati
    • B.S. - 1980
    • Major: Psychology

Honors and Awards

  • Top Family Lawyers-H Magazine, August 2006, Sept. 2007, Oct. 2008

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Ohio State Bar Association, Member
  • State Bar of Michigan, Member
  • State Bar of Texas, Family Law Section, Member, 2001
  • College of the State Bar of Texas, Member
  • State Bar Faculty Member, 2007
  • International Academy of Collaborative Professionals, Member
  • Gulf Coast Collaborative Law Network, Member
  • Alliance of Collaborative Family Law Attorneys, Member
  • Texas Lawyers for Children, Member
  • Collaborative Law Institute of Texas, Member
  • Montgomery County Bar Association, Member, 2001
  • South Montgomery County Woodlands Chamber of Commerce, Platinum Level, Member, 2001 - 2009

Pro Bono Activities

  • Member, Rotary Club of The Woodlands, Texas, 2001