Allecia Pottinger

Allecia Pottinger

Allecia Lindsey Pottinger Law Firm PLLC
  • Family Law, Divorce, Personal Injury...
  • Texas
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Summary

Allecia Lindsey Pottinger, J.D., attended Texas Southern University where she received her Bachelor degree in Sociology, and Juris Doctorate. She became licensed to practice law in the State of Texas in 1995 and started her solo-practice. In 1997, Allecia started working for the NAACP as the staff attorney and later became their legal program director. She is currently working as a hearing examiner for the Texas Education Agency and an independent practitioner who founded the Allecia Lindsey Pottinger Law Firm, PLLC. She was the recipient of the Houston Lawyers Associations’ Outstanding Service Award and the NAACP’s ALEX Award for Legal Excellence. She published her first book in 2018, "What's Love Got to do with it ...Really? A Guide on Divorce in Texas."

Practice Areas
  • Family Law
  • Divorce
  • Personal Injury
  • Employment Law
  • Probate
Fees
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Contingent Fees
    Contingency fee arrangements are available for personal injury and social security disability claims.
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    Payment plan options are available with a credit card authorization on file and plan approval.
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Texas
5th Circuit
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Attorney
Allecia Lindsey Pottinger Law Firm PLLC
- Current
Part-time Attorney
Earl Carl Institute for Legal & Social Policy, Inc.
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Legal Program Director and Assistant Staff Attorney
NAACP Houston Branch
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Education
Texas Southern University
J.D. (1994) | Law
Awards
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Hainesworth Award for Community Service
Houston Lawyers Association
Award for Legal Excellence
NAACP Houston Branch
Professional Associations
State Bar of Texas # 00793531
Member
Current
Brentwood Baptist Church Federal Credit Union
Board Member
- Current
Independence Heights Community Health Center
Vice President and Of Counsel to the Board
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Le Tigers Booster Club for the Texas Southern University’s Women’s Bowling Team
President
Houston Lawyers Association
Treasurer and Board Member
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Certifications
Certified Hearing Examiner
Texas Education Agency
Certified Mediator
ADR Mediator Inc.
Websites & Blogs
Website
Allecia Lindsey Pottinger Law Firm PLLC.
Legal Answers
1 Questions Answered

Q. Does the parent have to have custody of the child to receive child support
A: Typically yes, the Court will order child support to be paid to the parent who has the exclusive right to designate the residence of the child. Disclaimer. I am licensed in the State of Texas and my answers are only applicable to the State of Texas. The response to your question DOESN’T make me your attorney and was not intended to create an attorney client relationship. A consultation with an attorney is highly recommended to fully answer your questions in detail.
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Contact & Map
6300 West Loop South, Suite 610
Bellaire, TX 77401
USA
Telephone: (832) 930-0997
Fax: (832) 200-1997