Texas Super Lawyer Sonya Coffman stands ready to handle your divorce, custody matter, property division, and other family-related trial or appellate issues. She is Board Certified in family law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization, and a U.S. News & World Report Best Lawyer in America for family law. Sonya Coffman is rated Superb by Avvo, and AV Peer Review-rated by the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory, the highest rating possible by judges and fellow lawyers for professional excellence, legal knowledge, analytical capabilities, judgment, legal experience, and legal ethics.

As an experienced trial lawyer, Sonya Coffman will work hard to resolve your legal issues as quickly and efficiently as possible, but is ready, willing, and able to try your case at the courthouse if need be. As a Certified Public Accountant and former investment advisor, Sonya Coffman has the expertise and experience to address complex financial issues, protect your business interests, and find hidden assets. She is regularly called upon by judges and lawyers to mediate complex divorce, custody, and property division cases.


“When I met you I had a very strong feeling that you were special. … I just feel "safe" with you. Today, was incredible. … [It] was all about your principled, disciplined methods, your vast, studied understanding of the law, and your brilliant writing. … I chose the right lawyer. I've always been certain. … You are brilliant, fearless, and I am lucky to be your client.”

D.B.K., Beaumont, Texas

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