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Family Law

If you are in need of experienced family law counsel, the Managing Member Attorney, Rahlita D. Thornton of Thornton Esquire Law Group, PLLC in Houston, TX proudly provides outstanding representation to clients facing various family law concerns. Family law cases are among the most stressful and impassioned in our court system. Whether you are involved in a divorce proceeding or are faced with an issue related to child custody or adoption, you need a law firm that is committed to protecting what matters the most to you. When time with your children, your money and your property are at stake, you need an attorney who will take all measures necessary to defend your rights and interests. Whether in negotiations, mediations or in court, the Houston family law attorneys at Thornton Esquire Law Group, PLLC provides you with superior legal representation.

We have several characteristics that distinguish us from other firms:

  1. We prioritize open communication with our clients so that our clients remain informed of their rights and options and can make informed decisions. At Thornton Esquire Law Group, PLLC, we believe that the successful resolution of your case requires establishing realistic goals from the beginning of your case and then constructing a unique strategy to help you reach those goals. Using our depth of knowledge, experience and professional skill, we work together with you to maximize the probability of a favorable outcome. Our firm understands and respects the profound importance of any legal issue concerning your family.
  2. We provide you with personalized attention for your situation. We recognize that every case is distinct and that there is not a “one size fits all” solution. Family law issues can be emotionally charged and many families do not know how to begin moving forward with their cases. We take the time to make sure you are making decisions based upon a full and complete understanding of the law. When you retain the representation of Thornton Esquire Law Group, PLLC, we will evaluate your situation, address your goals and implement real life strategies to help you obtain your desired outcome.
  3. We work efficiently and effectively without cutting any corners. At Thornton Esquire Law Group, PLLC, we work in the most expeditious manner to resolve your dispute but never sacrifice the quality of our work. We are mindful that the legal process can be expensive and drawn out. We keep costs to a minimum while at the same time working to optimize the outcome of your case.

Our firm can help you navigate through many different areas of family law including:

  1. Divorce
  2. Child Custody
  3. Child Support
  4. Adoption

When you work with a Houston family law attorney from Thornton Esquire Law Group, PLLC, your case receives the specialized attention it deserves so that you can achieve your desired outcome.

Client Reviews
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Selecting an attorney can be one of the most difficult decisions a person has to make. In what seems like an overwhelming sea of attorneys who do you choose? Are they qualified, compassionate, and are they willing to fight for you without compromising their integrity? When faced with this decision in 2016 I received this and more when I retained Rahlita Thornton as my attorney. Since 2016 she has represented me on several court cases and I've never been disappointed. She is well versed and very knowledgeable on many aspects of the law. Attorney Thornton and her staff work diligently to ensure no stone is left unturned and justice is served. When I was crippled with fear, bullied, and felt like giving up she was my voice. She is highly recommend and I'm truly blessed to have her in my life. TTW
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It was a divine power that drove me to call. There are ton of lawyers online but I knew this attorney was the one for me. C.B., Divorce Client
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Attention & communication is very good when working with this professional legal team. They are here to help you whenever questions arise and explain details as they go. Thank you for taking the time to accept my case & working with me. P.L.