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Shailey Gupta-Brietzke

Shailey Gupta-Brietzke is an associate attorney with Dennis M. Slate, Attorney at Law. Shailey was admitted to the Texas State Bar in 2007. She has exclusively practiced family law since licensure, and -became board-certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization in Family Law in 2014. Shailey's experience, board certification, and extensive family law knowledge base make her an asset to her clients.

Shailey was raised in Missouri City, Texas. She earned her Bachelors of Arts in Political Science from Texas A&M University. She moved back to Houston to attend South Texas College of Law. While in law school, Shailey co-authored "Dealing with Judicial Misconduct in the States: Walking the Fine Line Between Independence and Accountability. 48 S. Tex. L. Rev. 849 (2007).

Upon graduation, Shailey was awarded a Ford Foundation fellowship to provide pro bono legal representation to survivors and victims of domestic violence at Aid to Victims of Domestic Violence. Through her tenue at Aid to Victims of Domestic Abuse, Shailey provided pro bono legal representation to over 300 victims. Shailey handled protective orders, divorces, suits affecting the parent-child relationship, name changes, and other family law matters in all stages of litigation in Harris County and Galveston County. She went on to present at the Houston Bar Association New Pro Bono Practitioner CLE in 2010, on how volunteer lawyers could handle domestic violence family law cases in Harris County. Shailey also spoke and presented at the Texas Council on Family Violence Annual Meeting in 2010 on protective orders and at the 2009 Texas Legislative session. In September 2011, Shailey was recognized as the "Tyrant's Foe" by the Texas Observer for her pro bono representation of domestic violence survivors.

In 2012, Shailey moved to the Harris County Domestic Relations Office as a Legal Enforcement Attorney. Here, she handled the child support enforcement dockets in the 309th and 246th Judicial District Courts. Shailey became well versed in handling all matters related to child support, legal enforcement, and administrative remedies for enforcement. Shailey also joined the Burta Rhoads Raborn Family Law Inn of Court to further her professional development and continuing legal education. In 2014, Shailey became board certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization in Family Law. Shailey joined the Gulf Coast Family Law Specialists in 2015. In 2015, Shailey also presented at the Texas Association of Domestic Relations Offices Annual Conference.

In her spare time, Shailey enjoys cycling, trying new Houston restaurants, and traveling with her husband, Evan.

  • Board-Certified Family Lawyer

    As a specialist, Dennis M. Slate is ready to advocate on your behalf!

    Learn More
  • Peaceful Divorce Resoultions

    Find out if you would benefit from an uncontested divorce.

    Get the Facts
  • Secure the Division of Your Property

    We have experience with complex property divisions.

    Secure Your Assets
  • Need Help? Reach Out to Our Firm Now.

    We are here to help. Tell us about your case today!

    Contact Us

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