(Top row) J. Lindsey Short, Patricia Carter, Adam Morris, Candice B. Deyerle | (Bottom row) Lauren F. Durso, Jennifer Wells, Stacey A. Laﬁtte, Giovanna Schillaci, Michel Panaretos
Excellence in large marital estates, complex property and contested custody
Short ∙ Carter ∙ Morris is a Houston firm of outstanding attorneys practicing family law exclusively. Committed to helping people facing difficult family challenges, they handle a wide range of family law matters statewide, with many clients from Southeast Texas and the Greater Houston Area.
This team of family law attorneys has extensive experience in all family law matters, particularly high net-worth divorce and high-conflict custody matters. Their experience in divorce cases involving large marital estates, complex property issues, and contested custody disputes sets them apart.
The experienced lawyers you need for your divorce
Attorney J. Lindsey Short, Jr., one of the firm's founders, has over 40 years of family law
Patricia Carter has over 16 years of family law experience and is board certified in family law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. A fellow of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, Patricia Carter was named a “Rising Star” (2004-2008) and “Super Lawyer” (2008 – 2014), both services of Thomson Reuter appearing in Texas Monthly magazine. Patricia is sought out for her work in contested custody cases and cases involving non-parent parties.
Adam J. Morris is also
Short ∙ Carter ∙ Morris and its team of family law attorneys are recognized by the legal community for their results and dedication. As experienced negotiators and litigators, they zealously pursue your best interests.
A successful track record in complex property division
It is important in any divorce to hire an experienced lawyer familiar with Texas law and court procedures. That is especially true when dealing with complex property division and child custody issues. Short Carter Morris has extensive experience with large marital estates and complex property issues, the division of retirement funds, investment assets, hidden
Highly respected negotiators and trial attorneys
Whether you need quality representation in the negotiation of your financial settlement or a strong advocate to fight for your custody rights, the attorneys at Short ∙ Carter ∙ Morris can help. Through a firm and assertive approach to negotiations, the firm has achieved quality results for their clients while avoiding the cost and anxiety of divorce litigation. In cases that cannot be resolved by agreement, their experienced trial lawyers are always ready to effectively advocate on your behalf to either judge or jury.
Experienced Houston Family Law Attorneys
(713) 626-3345 (713) 626-0208
1177 West Loop S., Suite 700, Houston TX 77027
J. Lindsey Short, Jr. has written the following articles:
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Certified Divorce Financial Analyst