Sarah Hirsch Joyce

Associate

CONTACT
Phone: 713-735-8552
Fax: 713-351-4552
Email: sjoyce@ssbplaw.com

PRACTICE AREAS
Family Law

Profile

Family law is a family business for Sarah who has the unique experience of having two parents who practice family law in the Houston area. Sarah opened her own practice after graduating from law school focusing exclusively on family law and joined SSBP as a family law associate in 2018. Sarah brought with her the unique practice and understanding of family law appellate matters.  In addition, Sarah handles a range of family law matters including divorce, adoptions, child custody and support, modifications, enforcements, and marital agreements.

Sarah is a devoted advocate for her clients, helping them navigate the often emotional and complex issues that arise in family law cases in a thoughtful and discerning manner. Sarah approaches her work with the understanding that each case presents its own unique set of circumstances, making every effort to familiarize herself with the goals of each client so she may best guide them throughout their representation.

Sarah’s Practice Includes

    • Divorce Litigation
    • Family Law Appeals
    • Child Custody & Support
    • Enforcement Actions
    • Modification Actions
    • Marital Agreements
    • Adoptions

Education

University of Houston
B.S. 2010

South Texas College of Law
J.D. 2014

Membership and Affiliations

State Bar of Texas, Family Law Section, Appellate Law Section

Houston Bar Association, Family Law Section, Appellate Section

Houston Bar Association, Judicial Poll Committee 2014-2015

Houston Bar Association, Administration of Justice Committee 2014-2015

Community Involvement

South Texas College of Law – Mentor

Local political engagement including past county judicial campaigns

Recognitions and Awards

Drafting Pre and Post Nuptial Agreements, Co-Author with Wendy Burgower,

Advanced Family Law Drafting Course, 2015

State Bar of Texas Annotated Texas Family Code, 2018 Edition, Contributor

Texas House of Representatives – 82nd Legislature, Congratulatory & Honorary Resolution – Recipient; HR 151

Personal

Sarah enjoys entertaining, live music, traveling, and spending time with her husband, Daniel, and her son, Jack.