Sherri L. Cothrun


Cothrun & Lucido


917 Franklin Street, Suite 220
Houston TX, 77002
Phone: (713) 228-2858
Fax: (713) 228-2868


As a certified arbitrator, mediator and practicing collaborative lawyer, Sherri is devoting her 30 years of experience and expertise in family law to help families resolve their cases outside of the courtroom. Voted one of Houston's Best "Lawyers for the People", Sherri is dedicated to alternative dispute resolution methods which can empower the parties to make the final decisions about their property and, most importantly, their children.


Alternate Dispute Resolution



  • Fort Bend, Texas
  • Harris, Texas
  • Montgomery, Texas

Legal Organizations

State Bar of Texas, Admitted 1981, Fellow, American Academy of Matrimonal Lawyers, Texas Academy of Family Law Specialists, Gulf Coast Family Law Specialists, President 2003-2004, Burta Rhodes Raborn Family Law Inns of Court, Texas Association of Mediators, Collaborative Law Section of the Houston Bar Association, The Texas Bar Foundation, The Houston Bar Foundation, The Texas Family Law Foundation, Lifetime Member.


Certified Family Law Arbitrator, AAML Arbitration Training Institute, 2009.

CLE Presentations

Family Law Mediator Training Seminar; South Texas College of Law; Workshop Trainer; 1998, 1999, 2000; Speaker For Advanced Family Law, August, 2001, Boot Camp, "Using a Trial Notebook in Temporary Orders Hearings".


"Maximizing Your Clients' Experience in Mediation", June 2007; Advanced Family Law Drafting Course, December, 2001, Parental Notification Act Chapter 33, Texas Family Code "Representing Jane Doe," 2001-2007; "Handling Post-Judgment matters," Half Moon LLC, 2004.