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Reviews from Our Clients

  • “Everyone I encountered at this firm is amazing and they do their jobs very, very well.”

    Dustin

  • “There are no words to describe how glad we are that we hired his law firm.”

    Michelle

  • “Do yourself a favor, trust Dennis Slate and his team to represent you in your time of need.”

    Ranjithkumar

  • “No matter what came up, he kept pushing and figuring things out.”

    Ashley C.

  • “The results my family and I received from working with Dennis Slate were better than I thought possible.”

    Jahnathan

  • “The team is great and professional.”

    Happy Client

  • “I was awarded $2.1 million in damages.”

    Happy Client

  • “Shirley Mitchell is an amazing attorney.”

    China V.

  • “Thank you for your hard work, and for treating Mike and me with respect...”

    Charlotte S.

  • “I immediately knew if I ever needed him as a lawyer he was going to be my secret weapon in court.”

    Ray & Christina V.

  • “This is definitely the team you want on your side; they are a cut above the rest.”

    Nicole S.

  • “Dennis was there for me, stood by me thru the entire ordeal and made me feel safe at all times!”

    Tammy A.

  • “It was a relief to be able to place my situation in capable hands.”

    Cheryl

  • “The judge had no choice but to side in my favor.”

    Danny

  • “I have used him for various personal transactions and he never disappoints!”

    Lisa M.

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?

  • Over 80 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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