Matt Skillern

Matthew A. Skillern has served as a powerful advocate for his clients, guiding both men and women through difficult divorces and complex family issues. His tough, sharp approach to litigation coupled with his dedication to his clients has enabled him to best achieve his clients’ goals and safeguard their interests, whether he is dealing with complex matrimonial issues, custody cases, or other family law matters.

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Tristan Longino

Tristan’s financial background benefits his clients even when division of property is not at issue; he considers and discusses the legal realities of each case and the cost/benefit of different strategies with clients so they can make informed decisions that best achieve their objectives.

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Caitlin Thorpe

Caitlin attended South Texas College of Law and dedicated much of her law school curriculum to coursework that directly benefits our clients; representative coursework includes: family law; marital property; wills, trusts, and estates; mock trial; sexual orientation and the law; and family trial advocacy.

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Tina Floridia

Tina attended South Texas College of Law and focused her coursework on advocating for others. In 2014, Tina, along with her mock trial teammates, brought a first place National Championship Title back to South Texas from the Peter J. Johnson National Civil Rights Trial Competition.

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Amber Stryk Skillern

Amber is an experienced negotiator and attempts to resolve matters amicably through negotiations prior to pursuing litigation. However, in matters that are litigated, Amber vigorously and effectively represents her clients’ interests.

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Client Reviews

Hear from our Houston family law & divorce clients how we have helped them with their family law cases. This is just a sample of the many satisfied clients we have assisted over the years. You can expect similar results when you choose Skillern Law to handle your family law case.

Timely and Positive

Mr. Skillern was wonderful in my case. He always informed me on the positive and negative side of my case. He made sure that I was comfortable in every way. Always return my calls in a timely matter. Very professional person. Good job to Mr. Skillern and his team.

Bobby on Avvo

Wipes the floor with the opposition.

Absolutely the best group of divorce lawyers in Houston. Mr. Skillern was prepared and ready for a long fight when we went to court, after making our arguments, the judge ruled in my favor and had our opposition pay the majority of the fees and charges. It was easy and a pleasure to work with Mr. Skillern. He is very knowledgeable and has the experience one hopes for when your life is turning end over end. If you live in the Houston area and need family law help, call Mr. Skillern’s office.
Eric B. on Avvo

Logical and Supportive

I really appreciated working with Matt and Melissa.  Matt has a great attitude towards a difficult situation and did a great job of talking through things logically when all I could focus on was the emotions! 😉  I highly recommend Skillern Firm to anyone going through divorce.

Troy on Avvo

Extremely Helpful, and Really Professional

I went to Matthew Skillern with my divorce. My spouse’s lawyer would barely do anything to help us, and would never respond to any of our requests. Mr. Skillern and his assistant helped me a lot, and always answered my questions in a short amount of time. I highly recommend using him.

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Hear from our Houston family law & divorce clients how we have helped them with their family law cases. This is just a sample of the many satisfied clients we have assisted over the years. You can expect similar results when you choose Skillern Law to handle your family law case.