Bobby K. Newman

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Family Law Attorney in Houston, TX

Bobby K Newman, P.C.
 | 3355 West Alabama, Houston, TX 77098
Phone: 713-322-0000
Fax: 713-333-0548
Selected To Super Lawyers: 2014 - 2020
Selected To Rising Stars: 2004 - 2006
Licensed Since: 1994
Practice Areas:
  • Family Law (90%),
  • Business Litigation (10%)
    Attorney Profile

    Attorney Bobby K. Newman is a partner with the Lilly, Newman & Van Ness, LLP, law firm in Houston, Texas. A highly rated, award-winning attorney with more than 24 years of legal experience, Mr. Newman focuses his practice on all areas of family law, and he has achieved notable success representing hundreds of clients throughout the greater Houston metro region and all of the surrounding areas with their legal issues involving all of the following and more:

    ·        Divorce, high net worth divorce

    ·        Complex property division and business valuations

    ·        Paternity, parents' rights and grandparents' rights

    ·        Child custody and support

    ·        Adoptions

    ·        Modifications and enforcements

    ·        Prenuptial and postnuptial agreements

    Over the course of his illustrious career, Mr. Newman has earned a reputation as a tenacious trial lawyer who aggressively pursues the most favorable outcomes possible for his clients. Recognizing him for his exceptional trial abilities, the Houston Chronicle named him among Houston's Most Aggressive Divorce Lawyers, and he has received numerous other awards and honors as well. In addition, he is an effective mediator and arbitrator who encourages parties to resolve their conflicts and reach agreements without the need for expensive, time-consuming court battles.

    A 1991 graduate of The University of Texas at Austin, Mr. Newman attended the South Texas College of Law, where he obtained his Juris Doctor in 1994. The State Bar of Texas admitted him to practice that same year, and he also practices before the U.S. District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of Texas.

    A consummate professional and recognized leader in his field, Mr. Newman is very active with the Family Law Section of the Houston Bar Association, having served in several leadership roles within the organization. He also writes extensively and conducts lectures across his region on a variety of topics, and he is regularly cited in various news media outlets.

    In 2015, the American Institute of Family Law Attorneys voted him among the country's 10 Best for client satisfaction, and Houstonia magazine named him as one of the area's Top Lawyers in 2016.

     
    Practice Areas
    • 90%Family Law
    • 10%Business Litigation
    Focus Areas

    Adoption, Child Support, Custody & Visitation, Divorce, Prenuptial Agreements, Mediation & Collaborative Law

    Selections

    Selected to Super Lawyers for 7 yearsmiddle-imageSelected to Rising Stars for 3 years

    Super Lawyers: 2014 - 2020 Rising Stars: 2004 - 2006

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    About Bobby Newman

    Admitted: 1994, Texas

    Professional Webpage: http://www.bobbyknewman.com/

    Honors/Awards:

    • 10 Best Law Firms Exceptional & Outstanding Client Service  , 10 Best Law Firms - Exceptional & Outstanding Client Service, American Institute of Family Law Attorneys, 2019
    • Outstanding Efforts and Achievements in the Field of Law, Outstanding Efforts and Achievements in the Field of Law, Top 100 Registry, 2019
    • Bobby K. Newman Top Attorneys in Texas, Top Attorneys in Texas, Texas Monthly Magazine, 2018
    • Top Honoree Award, Top Honoree Award, Civic, 2017
    • Bobby k. Newman Top Lawyers of 2018 Houston's Peer Selected List of Excellent Attorneys, Top Lawyers of 2018, Houstonia, 2018
    • Professional of the Year in Law, Professional of the Year in Law, Global Directory of Who's Who, 2016
    • 10 Best - Client Satisfactions, 10 Best - Client Satisfactions, American Institute of Family Law Attorneys, 2016
    • Houston Top Lawyers by Houston magazine
    • 10 Best in Client Satisfaction, 10 Best in Client Satisfaction, American Institute of Family Law Attorneys, 2016
    • 10 Best Attorneys in Texas, 10 Best Attorneys in Texas, American Institute of Family Law Attorneys, 2016
    • Houston's Top Lawyers, Houston's Top Lawyers, 2015
    • Super Lawyers Excellence in Practice, Excellence in Practice, Texas Monthly Magazine, 2015
    • 10 Best in Client Satisfaction, 10 Best in Client Satisfaction, American Institute of Family Law Attorneys, 2015
    • 10 Best Attorneys in Texas Exceptional & Outstanding Client Service, 10 Best Attorneys in Texas, American Institute of Family Law Attorneys, 2015
    • Top Lawyer , Top Lawyer , Global Directory of Who's Who, 2016

    Bar/Professional Activity:

    • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Texas
    • Member, Burta Rhoads Raborn Family Law American Inn of Court
    • U.S. District Court Southern District of Texas
    • Member, Family Law Inns of Court, 1998 - 2003
    • Texas
    • Member, Houston Bar Association, Family Law Section

    Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

    • "Divorce Torts, Family Law Practitioner's Guide to Evaluating, Drafting, and Prosecuting Interspousal Torts," Family Law Section, Dallas, Texas 2007
    • The Voir Dire of a Family Law Jury, Americans Inns of Court - Family Law Section, Houston Texas, 1997
    • Valuing Valuations - Direct and Cross-Examination of a Business Expert, American Inns of Court - Family Law Section, Houston, Texas, 1998
    • Substance Abuse and Its Effect on Family Law, American Inns of Court - Family Law Section, Houston, Texas, 1999
    • Temporary Hearing Without Children, American Inns of Court - Family Law, Houston, Texas, 2000
    • Domicile Restrictions, American Inns of Court - Family Law Section, Houston, Texas, 2000
    • Family Code, American Inns of Court - Family Law Section, Houston, Texas, January 2002
    • Predicates and Objections Everyone Should Know and Use, Houston Bar Associations - Family Law Section, Houston, Texas, March 2002
    • Taking Divorce to a Toxic Level, Advanced Family Law Drafting Course, New Orleans, Louisiana, 2002
    • Uniform Parentage Act, Family Law Inns of Court, Houston, Texas, 2003
    • Guest Lecturer, Ethics, South Texas College of Law at the University of Texas at Austin
    • Guest Lecturer, Family Law and Personal Injury Practice, South Texas College of Law at the University of Texas at Austin
    • Guest Lecturer, How to Try a Temporary Orders Hearing, South Texas College of Law at the University of Texas at Austin
    • Guest Lecturer, Depositions in Family Law Cases, South Texas College of Law at the University of Texas at Austin
    • Guest Lecturer, Forensic Fraud, South Texas College of Law at the University of Texas at Austin

    Educational Background:

    • University of Texas at Austin, Bachelor's Degree in Finance, 1991
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    Office Location for Bobby K. Newman

    3355 West Alabama
    Houston, TX 77098

    Phone: 713-322-0000

    Fax: 713-333-0548

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