Golda R. Jacob

Golda R. Jacob

Member
Location:
Houston, Texas
Phone:
713-489-1974
713-489-5656
Fax:
713-227-0104
Email:

Areas of Practice

  • Divorce
  • Family Law
  • Custody & Visitation
  • Adoption Law
  • Child Support
  • Contracts
  • Elder Law
  • Guardianship
  • Premarital Agreements
  • Probate & Estate Administration
  • Property Settlement
  • Trusts and Estates
  • Wills
  • Child Custody
  • Visitation Rights
  • Pre Nuptials
  • Bankruptcy
  • Probate
  • Business Law

Litigation Percentage

  • 50% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Board Certified in Family Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization
  • Certification in Mediation

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 1992
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Texas, 1993

Education

  • South Texas College of Law, Houston, Texas
    • J.D. - 1992
  • College of Medicine and Dentistry, New Jersey
    • Master's Degree - 1978
    • Major: Microbiology
  • Syracuse University
    • B.A. - 1971
    • Major: Biology
  • University of Zurich - 1974

Classes/Seminars

  • Annual Family Law Seminar, 1996, 1996 - 2009

Honors and Awards

  • Top Family Lawyers in Texas - H Magazine, 2005 - 2011

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Texas Bar Association, Member
  • Houston Bar Association, Member
  • Houston Northwest Bar Association, Member
  • American Bar Association, Member, 1994 - 1996
  • Federal Bar Association, Member
  • Women's Home, Board of Director
  • Homeowner's Association, Champions Forest, President, 1993 - 1995
  • Advisory Board, Junior League of North Harris County, 1994 - 1996
  • Advisory Board, Junior League of North Harris County, 1999 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • State of New Jersey Welfare Department, 1976 - 1978
  • Airplus, Inc., President and Co-Founder, 1984 - 1989
  • Thomas Thurlow and Associates, Law Clerk, 1991 - 1992
  • GRJ Medical (Orthopedic Surgery Clinic), President and Co-Founder, 1991 - 1994
  • Judge Scanlon, Clerk, 1992
  • South Texas of Law Disability Clinic, 1992
  • Jacob & Schweppe, L.C., 1992 - 2003

Languages

  • German