Leona Evdokia Filis

Leona Evdokia Filis

Helping families with children with special needs.
  • Energy, Oil and Gas, Divorce, Estate Planning...
  • North Dakota, Texas
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Summary

Let the professionals at The Filis Law Firm work with you to properly plan for the life events of a loved one with a disability. Owner, Leona E. Filis, is an attorney, licensed in Texas in 2002, who is also a mother of a child diagnosed with autism. "After receiving the confirmation that my son is on the Autism Spectrum, I made many new friends with other parents of children with disabilities. Over the years we had many conversations, and I naturally focused on legal topics. It become more and more apparent that many legal documents and court filings of my friends did not address their specific needs. Standard language in Decrees and Trusts hindered instead of helped. As a mother, it frustrated me to witness the effects of these errors. Professionally, it inspired me to return to a general civil practice, but tailoring documents to truly address the needs of the clients." - Leona We can help with your Disability and Estate Planning by preparing a Special Needs Trust. Are you contemplating filing for guardianship over an adult disabled child? Should your Will be revised to address the current situation of your family? Should your Divorce Decree be modified? Do you need to apply for SSI or Medicaid Waiver Programs for your loved one? We can help you. Are you starting a new business? The Business Law division of The Filis Law Firm can assist with entity formation, reviewing contracts and leases, and drafting Operating Agreements and Employment Contracts. Find more information, visit us at www.filislaw.com or www.houstonspecialneedsattorneys.com

Education
South Texas College Of Law
Doctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor (J.D.)
Speaking Engagements
Estate Planning for Parents with children with Special Needs, Van Holten Law Firm
Come spend the evening with neighbors learning about Estate Planning.
Discussion of Legal Issues for DMD Parents, Workshop for Duchenne Families, The T.E.A.M. Approach at 13150 FM 529, Suite 114
Cure Duchenne Cares
Professional Associations
Texas State Bar # 24036561
Member
- Current
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
North Dakota
Texas
Fees
  • Credit Cards Accepted
Practice Areas
  • Energy, Oil and Gas
  • Divorce
  • Estate Planning
  • Family Law
  • Probate
  • Real Estate Law
Additional Practice Area
  • Special Needs
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Helping Families with Kids with Special Needs
Contact & Map
Filis Law Firm
5600 NW Central Drive
Ste. 263
Houston, TX 77092
USA
Telephone: (832) 409-2889