Sugar Land attorney Michael Brophy has been a successful civil litigator throughout the State of Texas for more than 30 years, and has been listed in the Bar Register of Pre-eminent Lawyers since 2004. Mr. Brophy has competently and cost-effectively handled lawsuits involving such diverse areas of the law as Maritime tort and cargo claims, products liability, medical and nursing-facility malpractice, insurance coverage and claims, commercial law, and family law, and has practiced law in Courts from Texarkana to Dallas to El Paso, and from Beaumont to Houston to the Rio Grande Valley.
In 1999, Mr. Brophy experienced first-hand the personal pain and agony of a lengthy, contested divorce. After enduring that emotionally and financially devastating chapter in his life, Mr. Brophy dedicated himself to developing a Family Law practice that would, whenever and wherever possible, help parties find ways to avoid the trauma of a traditional divorce proceeding.
Mr. Brophy has completed all of the training necessary to be recognized as a Collaborative professional by the Collaborative Law Institute of Texas. In addition, Mr. Brophy has studied Interdisciplinary Collaborative Family Law under some of the most gifted collaborative professionals in Houston and all of Texas. He is now a member in good standing of the Collaborative Law Institute of Texas.
Our competent and compassionate divorce lawyer is a 1981 graduate of North Texas State University, where he received a Bachelor of Arts degree (Cum Laude) in journalism; and a 1985 graduate of the University of Houston Law School. Before opening the doors to his own private practice in 1995, Mr. Brophy worked for a large, established law firm in Corpus Christi; a mid-sized litigation boutique in Dallas; the Houston office of a New York law firm; and a small law practice with offices in Houston and Corpus Christi.
Mr. Brophy is the proud Father of an accomplished and successful National Merit Scholar now pursuing an undergraduate degree at the University of Southern California, and would welcome the opportunity to assist you - and your children - in navigating this difficult time in your lives.