Rachael J. Griffith, Attorney, Tyler, Texas


Rachael Griffith’s family law practice includes the following categories of lawsuits:

  • Divorces with and without children
  • Suits to establish paternity
  • Child custody suits
  • Child support establishment, modification, and enforcements
  • Suits to confirm child support arrearages
  • Suits brought by the Office of the Attorney General to suspend licenses for nonpayment of support
  • Enforcement of possession and access orders
  • Adoption and termination of parental rights
  • Drafting Premarital and Postmarital Property Agreements
  • Suits involving establishing, modifying, and enforcing spousal maintenance or alimony
  • Suits that involve confirming separate property and reimbursement claims
  • Guardianships for the incapacitated elderly or special needs adults

Rachael has experience in Smith, Henderson, Anderson, Van Zandt, and other East Texas Counties.

Rachael Griffith was raised in Tyler, Texas. She taught fourth grade for two years before going to law school, the latter of which was at her alma mater, Andy Woods Elementary.

Education

  • Texas Christian University, B.S. in Education,2007; cum laude graduate
  • Oklahoma University, College of Law, J.D., 2012; visiting student at Saint Mary’s University School of Law Fall 2011- Spring 2012

Professional Experience

  • Wilson, Robertson & Cornelius, P.C., January 2014- Present, Associate
  • Wilson, Robertson & Cornelius, P.C., May – December 2013, Contract Attorney
  • Law Office of B. Diane Heindel, P.C., Spring 2013, Contract Attorney
  • Law Office of Anthony England, Austin,Texas Law Clerk and Paralegal, September 2011 –July 2012
  • Texas Rio Grande Legal Aid, Austin, Texas, Law Clerk, Partial Summer 2011
  • Office of the Attorney General of Texas, Child Support Division, Tyler, Texas Law Clerk,Partial Summer 2011
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution System in Oklahoma, Early Settlement Mediations, Certified Mediator: Externship Spring 2011
  • Smith County, Texas District Attorney’s Office, Intern Summer 2010

Professional Activities & Affiliations

  • Bar Admissions: State Bar of Texas, 2012 and U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Texas
  • Bar Associations: Smith County Bar Association, Chair of the Family Law Section 2013- present, Women’s Section, and Young Lawyer’s Section

Community Involvement & Personal Interests

  • Rachael volunteers for the Alzheimer’s Alliance 'Project Lifesaver' Program and enjoys her monthly Meals on Wheels route. Rachael also enjoys spending time with her husband and son playing outdoors, going to the park, and traveling around Texas.

Rachael J. Griffith

Admitted: 2012
rgriffith@wilsonlawfirm.com
One American Center
909 ESE Loop 323, Suite 400
Tyler, TX 75701

Paralegal

Rhonda Robison
Certified Paralegal
rrobison@wilsonlawfirm.com
Direct Line: 903-509-5000
Fax: 903-509-5094

Practice Areas