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  • “Got the job done fast and also kept my spirits high during the process.”

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  • “Dennis owns the court room and demands justice.”

    Happy Client

  • “He was a hard fighter for us.”

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  • “To Dennis and his entire staff, our family will be forever indebted.”

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  • “A voice for our family.”

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undefinedShirley A. Mitchell

Associate Attorney

Shirley A. Mitchell is an associate at Slate and associates. Her practice is primarily focused on family law. She has represented clients in complex litigations, mediations and appeals involving domestic relation matters.

Prior to joining our firm, Shirley was an advocate for parents and children in cases involving Texas Department of Family and Protective Services. She understands the importance of thoroughly investigating a case to develop a winning strategy for her clients.

She graduated from the University of Houston with a bachelor’s degree in Sociology and is a graduate of Thurgood Marshall School of Law. She is licensed to practice in the State of Texas, Southern District and The Eastern District.

Shirley has supported human rights initiatives involving children. And, has successfully drafted and argued Asylum cases for unaccompanied minors in Immigration Court.

Shirley has an ASA Certification and enjoys open water sailing.

Why Choose Us?

  • 48 Years of Combined Legal Experience

  • Named One of the Top Family Law Firms in Houston by H Texas Magazine

  • 10/10 Avvo Rating

  • Attorney Slate Served in U.S. Military for 25 Years

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Please note, the attorneys at Slate & Associates, Attorneys at Law, are only licensed to practice in the state of Texas, and cannot assist with out-of-state cases.
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