Attorney & Mediator Tom King
Attorney Tom King is a Texas Family Law attorney with experience in complex family, divorce and CPS cases. His mediation practice handles family, CPS, probate, elder and civil matters. Tom pioneered statewide online family law mediation in in 2017 (years before the Wuhan Coronavirus in 2020) and focuses 100% of his practice on mediation, having no clients of his own.
Tom is also the organizer and host of the Texas Modern Mediation Conference, the state's largest CLE event to help lawyers improve their mediation skills. Leveraging his background as the host of national syndicated technology radio show in the 1990s, Tom is the first mediator in the USA to develop mediation mobile phone, watch and browser apps to streamline the mediation process.
Previously, Tom served as a prosecutor with the Galveston County District Attorney's Office (1993-1994) where he was undefeated in misdemeanor, felony and juvenile trials including juvenile capital murder. Tom is a member of the Texas Bar College and Texas Association of Mediators. Family Law and CPS professionals are encouraged to connect with Tom on LinkedIn and Facebook.
Tom graduated from St. Thomas High School (1981), Texas A&M University (1986), and Boston University School of Law (1992). Tom is an NRA certified pistol instructor, licensed handgun owner, archer, bird/bow hunter, scuba diver, college sports fan and a Celebrate Recovery believer. Both of his sons are Eagles Scouts, one of which is in the US Army Infantry.
Meet Our Family Law & Mediation Interns
Intern Heather Davis (JD/LLM)
Intern Victoria Erb (3L)
Intern Elizabeth Sheehan-Vela (3L)
Elizabeth Sheehan-Vela is a 3L at Texas A&M University School of Law in Fort Worth, Texas. Originally from Corpus Christi, Texas, she plans on moving back after passing the July 2021 bar exam. She was also lead counsel on several divorce cases in Family and Veterans Advocacy Clinic. She previously clerked with the Texas OAG Child Support Division in 2020. She is passionate about helping domestic violence victims and hope to do protective orders pro bono in the future alongside handling any other family law cases. Connect with her on LinkedIn.
Intern Alexandria Spanos (2L)
Alexandria Spanos was born and raised in Houston, Texas. In 2018, she graduated summa cum laude from Texas A&M University with a Bachelor of Science in Political Science. She is currently a 2L at the University of Houston Law Center where she also participates in the Street Law program and the Civil Practice Clinic. She intends to practice Family Law after she graduates in 2022. Connect with her on LinkedIn.
We are constantly looking for law students and recent graduates waiting on their bar results to intern with us remotely. You will get the best modern mediation and family law experience in Texas! Participate in hundreds of mediations and hearings, connect with hundreds of attorneys and judges, gain multiple certifications and hit the ground running! All this and we don't even charge you! For more information, visit our Internship page.
Lawyers, paralegals and parties can use our technology apps for smart phones, tablets, watches and desktop browsers on your PC to streamline completion of the above steps. For more information, visit our Mediation Apps page.
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