Lisa M. VanAuken
M. VanAuken is a Houston Family Law Attorney. She was born
in Potsdam, New York. She grew up in Northern New York and
graduated Magna Cum Laude from the State University of New
York at Plattsburgh in 1995 with a B.A. in Political Science.
Lisa went on to graduate from the University of Houston
Law Center, where she was a member of Phi Delta Phi, a national
legal honor society. Lisa has had experience at the Harris
County District Attorney’s Office in its Family Criminal
Law Division, where she advocated on behalf of victims of
domestic violence to obtain protective orders.
being licensed in November 1998 Lisa has practiced exclusively in
the family law arena. She has experience handling divorces, paternity
suits, step-parent adoptions, infant adoptions, interstate adoptions,
child custody suits, modifications, protective orders, and Attorney
General Office cases. While she practices primarily in Harris County,
she has also represented clients in Fort Bend, Brazoria, and Galveston
Lisa is married and is the mother of two young children.
Certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.