About Melanie Flowers
Candidate for Judge, 257th Family District Court

Melanie Flowers: Candidate for Judge, 247th Family District Court, Harris CountyEducation:
  • South Texas College of Law, 1996
  • Howard University, Washington, D.C.
  • Bellaire High School, Bellaire, Texas
Professional Associations and Memberships:
  • Board Certified Family Law – Texas Board of Legal Specialization
  • Member, Texas Academy of Family Law Specialist
  • Member, Gulf Coast Family Law Specialists
  • Former Board Member, Continuing Legal Education Committee, Houston Bar Association
  • Former Board Member, Minority Opportunities in the Legal Profession Committee of the HBA
  • Sr. Fellow, American Leadership Forum
  • Former Faculty, ABA Family Law Trial Institute
  • Member, American Bar Association, Family Law Section
  • Member, Houston Bar Association, Family Law Section
  • Member, The Downtown Group, a legal society
  • Member, State Bar of Texas, Family Law and Litigation Sections
  • Guest Radio and TV Appearances as Family Law Specialist
  • Speaker and Co-Author, State Bar of Texas - Marriage Dissolution Institutes
Areas of Practice:

Melanie Flowers with Cheryl Dalton - President of Daughter's of Liberty RW and Hon. James Lombardino, Judge of the 308th Family Court

Melanie Flowers with Mr. & Mrs. Ed Chen Past-President of Braes Republican Women
and long time activists!

  • Complex Divorces including property divisions and custody litigation
  • Numerous Jury Trials
  • Resolved hundreds of cases through mediation and informal settlement
  • Represent children in child abuse and neglect cases
  • Appointed as a Special Master by Justice Eva Guzman
    (while Judge of the 309th Family Court)
Highlights of Community Involvement:
  • SREC SD13 Committeewoman
  • Precinct Chair, #140, of the Harris County Republican Party
  • Commissioner, Harris County Sheriff's Civil Service Commission
  • Past President, Jack & Jill,  Greater Channel Chapter
  • Member, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority 
  • Former Member, Judicial Screening Committee, Harris County Republican Party
Other Important Qualifications:
  • Active member of her Church
  • Former homeschooler
  • A native resident of Houston, Harris County


Vote November 6, 2018

General Election Day
Melanie Flowers
257th Family Court Judge

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