Areas of Practice:

  • Divorce
  • Custody
  • Family Law
  • Litigation
  • Mediation
  • Collaborative Law
  • Appellate Law

State Bar of Texas Committee Memberships:

  • State Judiciary Committee, 1991-2003
  • History and Traditions Committee,
  • Grievance Committee, 1997-2003
  • Fee Dispute Committee, 2003 to present

Awards and Honors:

  • Life Fellow, Texas Bar Foundation
  • Life Fellow, Texas Family Law Foundation
  • Inside Houston Magazine, Houston’s Hottest Divorce Lawyer, 2000
  • H Texas Magazine, Houston’s Top Lawyers, 2005-2009
  • H Texas Magazine, Houston’s Top Family Lawyers, 2006-2008
  • Rated AV by Martindale-Hubbell
  • Named Preeminent Lawyer by Martindale-Hubbell


  • Phi Alpha Delta Legal Fraternity
  • Kappa Delta Sorority

Sherrie Haussner Travers
Partner and Founder
Katy, Texas Office
(281) 492-2166

In 1995, Sherrie founded Travers & Travers in Katy, Texas following a successful teaching career. Sherrie is board certified in family law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. She specializes in complex family law matters, including issues of divorce, property characterization, child support, and issues involving children. Sherrie is also an experienced mediator and collaborative law facilitator.

Board Certification:

Family Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization, 1996 to present


B.S., Mathematics, Lamar University, Beaumont, Texas, 1968
Summa Cum Laude

M.S., Mathematics, Lamar University, Beaumont, Texas, 1969
Magna Cum Laude

B.S., Computer Science, Lamar University, Beaumont, Texas, 1987
Summa Cum Laude

J.D., South Texas College of Law, 1990

Professional Activities:

Gulf Coast Family Law Specialists: Past Director

Burta Rhoades Raborn Family Law Inns of Court: Barrister

Texas Academy of Family Law Specialists: Member

Katy Bar Association: Past President

Fort Bend County Bar Association

Houston Bar Association

American Bar Association


Daniel J. Lemkuil and Alyssa Lemkuil, Confused about Contempt?  Presented by Sherrie Travers, Family Law Essentials Seminar, Beaumont, Texas, 2004

Sherrie Travers and Mack Travers, Ethical Considerations in Solo and Small Law Firms, Launching a Law Practice Seminar, South Texas College of Law, 2008

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