Three Holmes Diggs & Eames Attorneys Named to Top Houston Family Lawyers List
11/27/2013

Houston’s Houstonia magazine has selected Cindy Diggs, Deb Herndon, and Judie Sadler as among Houston’s 2013 Top Lawyers in Family Law.

Online PR News – 27-November-2013 – Houston, TX – Houston’s Houstonia magazine has selected Cindy Diggs, Deb Herndon, and Judie Sadler as among Houston’s 2013 Top Lawyers in Family Law. Cindy Diggs is the attorney-in-charge of the Houston office of Holmes, Diggs & Eames. Diggs has practiced law for more than 25 years, and is Board Certified in Family Law and Civil Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.

Diggs has spent her entire legal career in Houston and the surrounding areas, and is a specialist in all types of family law and divorce cases. She has first-chair trial experience, including jury trials, and has successfully handled cases through the appellate process. Diggs is a member of the Family Law Sections of the State Bar of Texas and the Houston Bar Association as well as the Gulf Coast Family Law Specialists. She is also a member of the Texas Association of Civil Trial and Appellate Specialists. Diggs served on the Pattern Jury Charge Committee, Family Law, State Bar of Texas from 2001 to 2002.

Debra Herndon is Board Certified in Family Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. She was nicknamed “The Velvet Hammer” by a divorce client because of her calm yet relentless style. Debra’s compassion for children naturally led her to the field of family law as an advocate in divorce and child custody cases. She represents clients in all phases of divorce and family law and has extensive experience in bringing even the most difficult case to trial court, as well as appellate court. Debra advises clients on all aspects of family law, divorce, adoption, paternity, mediation issues, and grandparent’s rights cases. Debra is experienced in drafting marital property agreements, including pre- and post-nuptial agreements.

Judie Sadler has over 25 years of legal experience in Texas. Judie treats every family law client’s case as if her own legal rights were at stake. Judie’s business background makes her an especially informed advocate for divorce clients with business considerations. She has represented clients in various areas of litigation, business, labor and employment law.

Judie brings tremendous appellate experience to the family law arena. She is admitted to and has practiced before the Texas Supreme Court, the federal courts in the Northern, Southern, Eastern and Western Districts of Texas, and the U.S. Courts of Appeal for the Third, Fourth, Fifth, Sixth, Seventh, Eighth, Ninth, Tenth and D.C. Circuits. She is also admitted to practice before the U.S. Supreme Court.

Judie Sadler is AV rated by Martindale Hubbell and, since its inaugural edition in 2011, Martindale Hubbell has included her in their Preeminent Women Lawyer category as well. Judie is rated a 10 out of 10 by AVVO.

Holmes, Diggs & Eames, PLLC, is one of Texas’ largest family law firms, with offices in Dallas and Denton, as well as two locations in Houston: River Oaks and the Energy Corridor.