Rachel Sedita

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Employment & Labor Attorney in Houston, TX

Holmes Diggs & Sadler
 | 5300 Memorial Drive, Suite 900
Houston, TX 77007
Phone: 713-766-3541
Fax: 713-802-1779
Selected To Rising Stars: 2018 - 2020
Licensed Since: 2013
Practice Areas:
  • Employment & Labor: Employer (60%),
  • Family Law (40%)
    Attorney Profile

    Rachel Sedita is an attorney with Holmes, Diggs & Sadler law firm in Houston, Texas. Board certified in labor and employment law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization, Ms. Sedita has more than eights years of total legal experience, and she provides exceptional counsel and support to business owners and employers across her region with all their complex and sensitive employment law matters.

    In addition to employment law, Ms. Sedita devotes a significant portion of her practice to family law, and she offers highly personalized representation to individuals and families who are going through the emotional divorce process to help them make the best-informed decisions regarding child custody and support, property division and all other related matters.

    Along with her certification in employment and labor law, she holds certification in mediation from the Frank Evans Center for Conflict Resolution, and she works to help her clients resolve their conflicts and reach favorable agreements without the need for expensive and stressful litigation.

    From her time in undergrad, Ms. Sedita has maintained an intense passion for family law, and she completed an internship with the child support division of the Office of the Attorney General. She also was an active participant in the Complex Family Law Clinic, and she works hard to protect the rights and best interests of children caught up in divorce as well as in other contentious custody situations.

    Whether helping her commercial clients remain compliant with all applicable employment laws and regulations or assisting them with their divorces, Ms. Sedita fights aggressively to protect their rights and interests at all turns, and she has earned consistent top rankings and endorsements from her peers, including a Top Lawyer designation from Houstonia Magazine, as well as numerous testimonials and referrals from her satisfied clients.

    A 2009 graduate of Trinity University, Ms. Sedita obtained her Juris Doctor from South Texas College of Law Houston in 2012. She is admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit. Active in her legal community, she has written articles for the Affiliate Newsletter for the American Bar Association's Young Lawyers Division, and she was a member of the Houston Young Lawyers Association’s Leadership Academy class of 2013-2014.

     
    Practice Areas
    • 60%Employment & Labor: Employer
    • 40%Family Law
    Focus Areas

    Employment Law - Employee, Unions, Wage & Hour Laws, Whistleblower, Sexual Harassment, Labor Law, Adoption, Alimony & Spousal Support, Child Support, Custody & Visitation, Dissolution, Divorce, Domestic Violence, Juvenile Law, Name Change, Paternity, Prenuptial Agreements, Marital Property, Mediation & Collaborative Law, Same Sex Family Law, Father's Rights

    Selections

    top-imageSelected to Rising Stars for 3 years

    Rising Stars: 2018 - 2020

    Certificates and Credentials

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    About Rachel Sedita

    Admitted: 2013, Texas

    Professional Webpage: https://www.holmesdiggs.com/attorneys/rachel-sedita/?utm_sou...

    Honors/Awards:

    • Rising Star in Family Law, Super Lawyers, 2018
    • Selected by Houstonia Magazine as a 2019 Top Lawyer., Houstonia Magazine, 2019
    • Houstonia Magazine 2018 Top Lawyer
    • Selected by Houstonia Magazine as one of the Top Lawyers of 2017, Houstonia Magazine, 2017
    • Selected by Houstonia Magazine as a top Labor & Employment lawyer for 2018., Houstonia Magazine, 2018

    Special Licenses/Certifications:

    • Board Certified in Labor & Employment Law., 2018
    • Mediator's Certificate, Frank Evans Center for Conflict Resolution

    Bar/Professional Activity:

    • Southern District of Texas, 2014
    • Houston Bar Association Lawyers for Literacy Committee, 2017
    • State of Texas
    • Houston Bar Association Law Week Fun Run Committee, 2017
    • Member, Houston Young Lawyers Association’s Leadership Academy, Class of 2013-2014
    • 5th Circuit Court of Appeals, 2015
    • Northern District of Texas, 2016

    Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

    Educational Background:

    • Trinity University, B.A. Political Science, 2009

    Industry Groups

    • Family Law
    • Labor & Employment Law
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    Office Location for Rachel Sedita

    5300 Memorial Drive
    Suite 900
    Houston, TX 77007

    Phone: 713-766-3541

    Fax: 713-802-1779

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    Last Updated: 8/6/2020

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