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Richard L. Flowers, Jr.

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Family Law Attorney in Houston, TX

Flowers Law Firm, Attorneys at Law
5020 Montrose Boulevard, Suite 700
Houston, TX 77006
Phone: 713-654-1415
Fax: 713-654-9898
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2012 - 2021
Licensed in Texas Since: 1983
Practice Areas: Family Law (90%), Civil Litigation: Plaintiff (10%)
Attorney Profile

A named partner in the Houston-based law firm Flowers Law Firm, Attorneys at Law, attorney Richard L. Flowers Jr. focuses primarily on family law matters, including divorce, high-asset divorce, division of assets, child custody, grandparents' rights and complex property division. For more than three decades, he has dedicated himself to providing exemplary representation to his clients in Houston and throughout Texas. He is licensed to practice before Texas state courts.

In 1979, Mr. Flowers graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a bachelor’s degree. He went on to obtain his law degree from the South Texas College of Law in 1982 with dean's list honors and an induction into the Order of the Lytae. He began his career by working as a briefing attorney for Chief Justice Frank G. Evans of the First Court of Appeals, a position that granted him unique insight into the court system.

For several years, Mr. Flowers has also been heavily involved in the legal community. He is a member of the family law sections for both the American Bar Association and the State Bar of Texas. He previously served as a member of the board of directors and as treasurer for the Houston Young Lawyers Association, and he also sits on the advisory board for an area middle school. His legal skills have been recognized by numerous organizations. Mr. Flowers was selected as one of H Texas magazine's "Houston’s Top Lawyers" in the family law category in 2006 and in the Lawyers For the People category in 2004. He has been honored with Martindale-Hubbell's AV-Preeminent* rating.

*AV-Preeminent and BV-Distinguished are certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the confidential opinions of members of the Bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell ratings fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

Practice Areas
  • 90%Family Law
  • 10%Civil Litigation: Plaintiff
Focus Areas

Adoption, Alimony & Spousal Support, Child Support, Custody & Visitation, Dissolution, Divorce, Domestic Violence, Name Change, Paternity, Prenuptial Agreements, Marital Property, Mediation & Collaborative Law, Same Sex Family Law, Father's Rights


10 Years Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers: 2012 - 2021

About Richard L. Flowers, Jr.

First Admitted: 1983, Texas

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Bar/Professional Activity

  • Member, Family Law Section, State Bar of Texas
  • Family Law Section, Houston Bar Association
  • Member, Family Law Section, American Bar Association
  • Member, Board of Directors, Houston Bar Association, 2004 - 2007
  • Treasurer, Houston Young Lawyers Association, 1987 - 1988
  • Texas Family Law Council
  • Former Member, Director, Houston Young Lawyers Association, 1985 - 1986


  • Member, Order of Lytae
  • Houston's Top Lawyers for the People, H Texas Magazine, 2007
  • One of "Houston's Top Lawyers", 2004
  • Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers, Martindale-Hubbell
  • Dean's List
  • Top Family Lawyers, 2006

Educational Background

  • University of Texas at Austin, B.B.A., 1979
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Office Location for Richard L. Flowers, Jr.

5020 Montrose Boulevard
Suite 700
Houston, TX 77006

Phone: 713-654-1415

Fax: 713-654-9898

Last Updated: 4/1/2021

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