Melissa Morris has practiced criminal defense and family law for six years. Melissa is a proud alumnus of Prairie View A&M University and Thurgood Marshall School of Law. Licensed in Texas, Arkansas and the United States of America (Southern District of Texas-Federal Court), Melissa believes that every person has a constitutional right to zealous legal representation and she has provided that to over 200 clients.
She is managing partner of the Morris Law Firm- Houston office which is located in the heart of Houston's downtown. Her clients count of her to be knowledgeable, sympathetic and passionate in their representation.
As a criminal attorney, she holds the State's attorney to their burden to provide proof beyond a reasonable doubt and fights diligently against injustice. After all, freedom is your most precious right. Only a tough conscientious attorney should be trusted with such an important responsibility.
As a family attorney and amicus(friend to the court) attorney, she provides skilled, sympathetic and often empathetic, counsel to people navigating through a troubling time;the dissolution of a marriage or custody issues. During the time where emotions and tensions are high, a level head is an attorney's most prized attribute.
As a mother of a beautiful little girl, she understands that when you are hiring or referring a professional to help your loved one through a situation that you cannot help them through, you want to believe that those professionals will take care of your friend, child or other loved one, as they would care for their own, the Morris Law Firm makes this promise: We strive to meet and exceed your expectations.