CONTACT INFORMATION

Tel: 409-838-1000
Toll Free: 800-765-5801
Fax: 409-833-8236
srhodes@rmqlawfirm.com

AREAS OF PRACTICE

Family Law →
Divorce→

EDUCATION

  •  Thurgood Marshall School of Law
    • J.D., with honors, – 2005
  • Lamar University
    • B.B.A., with honors – 2002

HONORS AND AWARDS

  • 2015 Southeast Texas 40 Under 40 Professionals
  • 2013 Jefferson County Outstanding Young Lawyer Award

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS AND MEMBERSHIPS

  • Jefferson County Bar Association Member
  • Jefferson County Family Law Member – 2007 to present
  • Jefferson County Family Law Secretary – 2007
  • Jefferson County Family Law Vice President – 2008/2009
  • Jefferson County Family Law President – 2010/2011
  • Jefferson County Criminal Defense Member – 2009 to present
  • Jefferson County Young Lawyer’s Association Board Member – 2006 – 2014
  • Jefferson County Young Lawyer’s Association Secretary – 2007
  • Jefferson County Young Lawyer’s Association Treasurer – 2008
  • Jefferson County Young Lawyer’s Association Pipeline Project Volunteer – 2008
  • Jefferson County Young Lawyer’s Association Vice President – 2009
  • Jefferson County Young Lawyer’s Association Chair of Mock Trial – 2009 – 2011
  • Jefferson County Young Lawyer’s Association President Elect – 2010
  • Jefferson County Young Lawyer’s Association President – 2011/2012 term
  • Jefferson County Pro Bono Advisory Committee member – 2013 to present
  • Jefferson County Pro Bono Program Volunteer
  • Spindletop Spin Volunteer in various capacities 2006 – present
  • Southeast Texas Criminal Defense Lawyer’s Association Member
  • National Adoption Day Volunteer in Jefferson County – 2006, 2007 & 2008
  • State Bar of Texas Member
  • Texas Family Law Section Member
  • American Bar Association Member

SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS

  • “Marital Property” – 2007 Jefferson County Bar Association, The Nuts & Bolts of Family Law
  • “First Contact, Initial Client Interview & Ethical Considerations” – 2008 Jefferson County Bar Association in Conjunction with the Jefferson County Family Law Sect., Breaking Up is Hard to Do
  • “Avoiding Grievances from the Word Retained” – 2009 Jefferson County Bar Association in Conjunction with the Jefferson County Family Law Section
  • “Evidence Expanded” – 2013 Jefferson County Bar Assoc. – Polishing Your Practice Skills
  • “Introduction of Evidence” – 2013 Family Law Section CLE

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

  • Port Arthur Sertoma Member 2006 – 2010
  • Chair of School board at Triangle Adventist Christian School 2008 to 2010
  • Triangle Adventist Christian School Board member 2006 – present
  • Garth House, Mickey Mehaffy Children’s Advocacy Program, Inc. –  Board of Director 2016-2019
  • Church Board member