LOCATION: One Greenway Plaza, Suite 450, Houston, Texas 77046
PHONE: (713) 622-1600
A native Houstonian, Bernadette A. Barbee is an associate attorney at Myres & Associates, PLLC. After graduating from the University of Houston – Honors College, she attended South Texas College of Law.
While a student at South Texas College of Law, Bernadette was on the Varsity Mock Trial team, and was a member of the Currents, International Trade Law Journal. She received her Doctor of Jurisprudence in 2004 and was admitted to the State Bar of Texas also in 2004.
Bernadette began her career as a civil litigator for some of the most prestigious local and national firms in the country, where her area of practice focused on complex commercial litigation, securities fraud, and breach of fiduciary duty claims. Bernadette has litigated cases in state and federal court.
After a decade successfully representing small and multinational businesses, Bernadette shifted the focus of her practice to closely held businesses, family run business, and, ultimately, family law, where she found her true passion. The natural progression to family law has enabled Bernadette to bring her background in high-conflict, high-stakes fiduciary and corporate litigation to complex divorce matters. She brings equal tenacity in advancing her client’s interests to all areas of family law, including child custody, support, enforcements, and modifications. Bernadette has been recognized by Texas Monthly Magazine as a Super Lawyer Rising Star and a 10 Best in Client Satisfaction by the American Institute of Family Law Attorneys.