About the Firm
The Law Office of Terri C. Mendez first opened in 1996 in
Conroe, Texas and soon will be expanding to the greater
Terri C. Mendez is dedicated to professional excellence in
obtaining the best results for our clients. Experienced in
litigating contested cases, the firm recognizes its
professional obligation to be diligent in the preparation
and presentation of your case to the Court.
In addition, the firm recognizes the emotional and
financial benefits inherent in various forms of alternative
dispute resolution. We actively explore and encourage
such avenues as settlement conferences, mediation, and
We are sensitive to the stress incurred during litigation
and understand how important it is that you receive
prompt courteous attention. If you leave a message with
our office, your call will be returned at our earliest
Meet The Team
Terri C Mendez
Terri C. Mendez has practiced family law and criminal defense in
Montgomery and surrounding counties for over 23 years. She
earned her Doctorate of Jurisprudence from South Texas College of
Law and was admitted to the State Bar of Texas and the State Bar
of Louisiana in 1997. Her extensive experience and litigation skills
allow her to effectively advocate and negotiate for her clients. Her
practice expertise includes successful negotiation and litigation of
complex divorce cases involving contested property division and
child custody issues, as well as representation of the accused in
felony crimes and misdemeanor offenses.
The theory she uses in her practice of law is to work hard with the
client to move forward in a positive direction.
She requires honesty and integrity in her staff and in her
relationship with her client.
Once meeting with Ms. Mendez, you will notice that her demeanor
is that of one that will fight to obtain the best resolution possible for
her client. She is a fierce advocate for her clients. She is dedicated to
helping her clients through the difficult time of litigation and it is her
goal to make this process a bit easier for them by letting them know
their case is in the rights hands with the Mendez Law Group.
Thomas R. Mendez
Thomas Mendez is an attorney at the Mendez Law Group. Prior to moving into private practice, he worked as an attorney at the Texas Children's Medical-Legal Partnership, where he collaborated with medical staff to assist patients and families with various legal matters including guardianships and estate planning. He worked closely with doctors and social workers, which helped him develop a holistic approach to legal services. You can read more about his time working at Texas Children's here.
Mr. Mendez focuses his practice on guardianship and estate planning. He enjoys working with individuals and families to solve problems they face and create meaningful plans that prevent problems from occurring in the future. Mr. Mendez's goal is to give peace of mind to each of his clients.
Mr. Mendez graduated from the University of Texas School of Law. As a law student, he was a pro bono student leader, and received the Dean's Achievement Award for receiving the highest grade in Torts. He was a Rotary Ambassadorial Scholar in Buenos Aires, Argentina where he studied International Political Economy. He is a summa cum laude Honors Program graduate from the University of St. Thomas where he majored in International Studies.
Amanda Whipple Money
A 2008 graduate of Sam Houston State University with a degree in
Criminal Justice and a minor in Psychology, Amanda enjoys the
practice of family law as well as criminal law and works really well
to communicate with clients to help resolve disputes. Amanda’s
experience combined with her attention to detail and dedication are
great attributes to the firm and its ability to assist our clients.
Amanda’s years of work experience and her outstanding people
skills make her invaluable in the day-to-day coordination of the
firm's business operations and management. She is the core that
moves this firm. Once you have retained The Mendez Law Group to
represent you, you have Amanda on your team to work hard to get the
results needed to accomplish your goals. She is easily accessible
to you on a daily basis for direct communication, and works hand in
hand with Attorney Mendez in all aspects of her practice.
Amanda strongly promotes the goal of the Mendez Law Group to
facilitate the needs of the client. She is committed to continuing and
expanding her legal knowledge as much as possible through continuing
education and translates that knowledge into positive results for our clients.