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Sam M. “Trey” Yates III named 2021 Super Lawyers Honoree


Trey Yates, principal at The Law Office of Sam M. (Trey) Yates, III, has been selected to the 2021 Texas Super Lawyers list in the Family Law practice area for the 7th year in a row. No more than five percent of the lawyers in Texas are selected by Super Lawyers.

Trey is a Family Law Trial Attorney in Houston, Texas, whose practice is dedicated exclusively to assisting all families in their time of legal transition, whether it is by divorce, the seeking of custody of a child, or the death of a loved one. His office has been serving citizens of Harris, Fort Bend, Brazoria, Montgomery, and Galveston Counties since 1986. He is known for his legal support of women, the LGBTQ community, and the special needs community. He is Board Certified in Family Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.

Trey is the founder of the educational seminar The Guide to Good Divorce℠, a program designed to help women at all stages of the divorce process, including expert guidance regarding divorce law, divorce financial planning, enhancing life skills, and physical and spiritual wellness. For more information, visit the website at

Super Lawyers, part of Thomson Reuters, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The annual selections are made using a patented multiphase process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates and peer reviews by practice area. The result is a credible, comprehensive, and diverse listing of exceptional attorneys.

The Super Lawyers lists are published nationwide in Super Lawyers Magazines and in leading city and regional magazines and newspapers across the country. Super Lawyers Magazines also feature editorial profiles of attorneys who embody excellence in their practice of law.

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For more information about The Law Office of Sam M. (Trey) Yates, III, please go to, call +1-713-932-7177, or email [email protected].

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