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2703 Center Street, Deer Park, Texas 77536

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Local Ratings & Reviews (20)

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4.9/5.0
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5.0/5.0

Very helpful & down to Earth

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Tamme Ford 2020/08/18

5.0/5.0

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Catherine Edmonson 2020/06/01

5.0/5.0

Superb attorney!

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Cynthia Feagin 2019/04/24

5.0/5.0

Very good at her job and personable

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Random Music Krystal 2019/01/22

5.0/5.0

Mrs merchant was able to answer all my problems with a positive outcome, she fought for my son and myself, she is caring and loyal but just tough enough to get thr job done! I could not have been more satisfied!

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Client 2019/01/16

5.0/5.0

Shelly was an amazing lawyer for me! Very honest, caring, upfront and knowledgeable! 10/10 would recommend her for anyone i know that needs a family lawyer. And would hire her again if needed! Thank you for being...

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Dakota Kellough 2019/01/15

5.0/5.0

Shelly Merchant is definitely the kind of attorney you would want on your side. She has handled several cases for me and each one she gave me 100%. I was treated with respect and she is always professional. ...

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Angela Christensen 2019/01/15

5.0/5.0

A completely amazing experience!!! Knowledgeable, caring..and 100 percent in my corner!!! I would highly recommend Shelly !!! Thank you so much for all that you did for my family !!!

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James Tooley 2019/01/14

5.0/5.0

After being served unexpectedly with divorce papers, I was referred to Shelly Merchant by a family member. After consulting with Shelly, I knew she was the legal professional I wanted representing me and my...

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Client 2018/07/21

5.0/5.0

Shelly Merchant was assigned to our case by the state as the attorney (amicus) for my grandson. She was relentless in finding the best solution for this difficult case and went the extra mile to ensure that what...

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Client 2016/03/07

5.0/5.0

I had Mrs.Shelly as an amicus that was assigned to my custody case, I was going through a custody dispute for the second time ms merchant always investigated thoroughly and was always completely fair about...

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Client 2016/03/05

5.0/5.0

Shelly was absolutely one of the best attorneys I have had. Unfortunately, for me, I have had to deal with the courts over custody issues a few times. Not always did I have a 'good' attorney by my side. So finding...

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Client 2014/12/10

5.0/5.0

Ms Merchant helped me with my divorce case, she went above and beyond to help me. I would definitely rehire Ms Merchant, especially recommend her to y'all. She's very polite, and is always keeping you posted on...

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Client 2014/03/17

5.0/5.0

Shelly is a great lawyer. She is very helpful, understanding, and responsible. Since the first time I met her for my divorce case she was so focused on my case that I felt she was more than my lawyer. She helped...

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Client 2014/02/27

5.0/5.0

Shelly Merchant has represented me on multiple cases and has always been very professional and accessible. The staff is always friendly and helpful. Mrs. Merchant has always taken her time to explain any questions...

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Client 2014/02/19

5.0/5.0

Ms. Merchant was able to help retain custody of my three children and I received Sole custody. She helped every step of the way and was strong and decisive in court. She is very knowledgeable and impressive.

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Client 2012/01/31

5.0/5.0

I'm surprised to see the negative reviews. I have hired Shelly for several legal matters within the past years and have never been disappointed. She does a wonderful job and her staff is also great. She seems to...

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Client 2011/11/29

5.0/5.0

Shelly is extremely knowledgeable about family law and did an outstanding job with my case. Her office staff was also very helpful and professional and did whatever they could to answer my questions when needed. ...

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Client 2011/08/04

5.0/5.0

Ms. Merchant and her staff were very professional. Even though I was 1,200 miles away from Houston her office kept me informed and gave me a strong since of comfort. Any missed calls or emails were promptly...

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Client 2011/01/06

4.0/5.0

Ms. Merchant was very helpful in a custody case as well as very knowledgeable in family law. I would highly recommend.

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Client 2018/07/23