Michele N. O'Brien

Michele N. O'Brien: Attorney with Law Office of Michele O'Brien, P.C. AV stamp icon
Attorney Awards


Texas Mediator Credentialing Association (TCMA) Credentialed Distinguished 2011. Solo Practitioner 1985—, Alternative Dispute Resolution Provider (mediation/ arbitration) 1989—, Board Certified in Estate Planning and Probate by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization ((1997—), AAA Panel Member Commercial Case Arbitration, Consumer Case Arbitration, Expedited Arbitration, AAA Panel Member Mediation (1989—).
Alternative Dispute Resolution Experience in Class Action Settlements (4) Arbitration and Mediation
Fellow: Life

of the Texas Bar Association, Life Fellow of the Houston Bar Association.

(Board Certified, Estate Planning and Probate Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization)

Areas of Practice (11)

  • Estate Planning
  • Estate Planning for the Disabled
  • Trusts and Estates
  • Wills
  • Business Law
  • Probate
  • Guardianship
  • Arbitration
  • Mediation
  • Asset Protection
  • Estate Administration

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
713-960-8543  Phone
713-724-3508  Cell Phone
713-961-3082  Fax
University Attended:
University of Delaware, B.A., 1975
Law School Attended:
Villanova University, J.D., 1979; Villanova University, LL.M., Taxation, 1983
Year of First Admission:
1984, Texas; 1979, Pennsylvania; 1985, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Texas
Houston Bar Association (Trust, Estate and Probate Section; Alternative Dispute Resolution Section-Chair 2000-2001), Pennsylvania and American Bar Associations; State Bar of Texas (Member, Alternative Dispute Resolution, Probate and Trust Section); American Arbitration Association; Association of Attorney-Mediators (AAM) 1992—, FINRA Public Panel Member.
( Board Certified, Estate Planning and Probate Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization )
Hobbies & interests:
golf as an excuse to travel, reading Classics
Payment Information:
  • Free Initial Consultation
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available
  • Minority - Owned

Peer Reviews

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Houston, Texas

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