Sherri Evans’ family law practice focuses on issues surrounding divorce, including child custody and complex property division in Greater Houston counties, including Harris, Montgomery, Fort Bend, Galveston, and Brazoria. As a native of Kingwood, Texas, and KoonsFuller’s Houston Managing Shareholder, Sherri’s reputation as a dynamic litigator is attributed to her extensive experience litigating complex property cases related to divorce. She is Board Certified in Family Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization, licensed by the Supreme Court of the State of Texas, and admitted to practice before the U.S. Supreme Court, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, and the U.S. District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of Texas.
Since 2012, Sherri has been recognized among The Best Lawyers in America© in family law by Best Lawyers and Co., LLC. Thomson Reuters has selected Sherri to several Super Lawyer lists throughout her career as a divorce attorney, including Texas Super Lawyers since 2008; Top 50: Women Texas Super Lawyers since 2014; Top 100: Houston Super Lawyers since 2014; and Top 100 Texas Super Lawyers since 2017. Sherri has also been named among Top Lawyers by Houstonia magazine and Houston’s Top Lawyers by H Texas magazine, among other recognitions.
She is a frequent speaker and author in several subject areas, such as taxation, complex property, marital fraud, electronic evidence, stock options, business entities, tracing separate property, and business valuation issues. As a member of numerous organizations, Sherri is currently a fellow of the International Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers and the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, and she serves as the chair of the National Family Law Trial Institute. Additionally, she has held several leadership roles, including serving as chair of the Family Law Council of the State Bar of Texas and president of the Gulf Coast Family Law Specialists.
Sherri attended The University of Texas at Austin where she earned her B.B.A. in Finance, which lead to her employment as a financial analyst prior to law school. In 1992, she graduated with a J.D. from Tulane Law School.