Evelyn is a Texas licensed attorney and her law practice focuses on Estate Planning & Probate Law, Family Law, and Guardianship Law.

Evelyn was born and raised in Matagorda County, Texas.  She completed her B.A. at Hunter College in New York City, graduating  cum laude and with highest honors in Sociology.

After working for over twenty years in the legal field, Evelyn obtained her law degree in 2010 from The University of Denver Sturm College of Law and is licensed to practice law by the State Bar of Texas.

Evelyn is an experienced litigator with a broad knowledge of trial practice and evidentiary matters. She also has a comprehensive understanding of estate planning matters and frequently offers her free  Wills, Trusts, and Estate Planning seminar to local libraries, colleges, and churches.  


  • Caring and knowledgeable

    Evelyn has been great with me since the start. When I called to get information, she listen to everything and gave me a feeling that she cared. Since the beginning I was able to talk to her, and not have to keep leaving messages or deal with assistants. She kept me updated on everything and copie...
  • Professional, Intelligent and Congenial

    Evelyn helped me with my divorce case. She was great to work with, an excellent communicator and simplified the entire process. She is very professional and extremely knowledgeable. January 19, 2016
  • Dependable, Confident, Friendly, Like a family member.

    This is a professional, trustworthy, and reachable attorney. I consider this my attorney. I have recommended her multiple times and will continue to do so. I can call with questions, concerns, and I can rest assured at the end of the conversation. Pride in her work in service. January 19, 2016
  • Services with Gordon Law

    I must begin by explaining that I am very biased. I've come across Attorney Gordon through linked in and emailed her regarding my family law matter. She heard my case (for free) suggested reconciliation and sited aspects on both sides of the matter. She then expressed genuine interest in my matte...
  • Estate guidance

    Ms Gordon assisted both my elderly brother and I in completing our will and accompanying documents. She went out of her way to be helpful, kind and patient and was very knowledgeable about the whole probate process. We also attended one of her probate seminars and learned that not only does she k...
  • A personal touch

    Evelyn treats her clients with a personal touch.She answers her own calls. Text friendly.Her rates are what attracted me to her serviceAnd her service is excellent. January 24, 2016
  • Excellent Lawyer.

    I was very blessed to have been referred to Ms. Evelyn Gordon She was there for me 100% and I know she was looking out for my best interest during my divorce.She was honest and upfront and help me thru my situation every step of the way. She has not only excellent skills as an attorney but is a "...
  • Amazing attorney!

    Evelyn showed that she genuinely cared about my case and that she wanted to help me the most that she could. Communication is key in every relationship and Evelyn was no exception, she kept me informed about everything going on and was available to answer any questions I had. I definitely recomme...
  • Knowledge and direct

    My dealings with Ms. Gordon have been nothing but the best. She is a top rank lawyer. She is very knowledgeable and persistent and all business. I would highly recommend her to anyone in need of a divorce lawyer. January 29, 2016
  • She saved me

    At the end of my marriage, I was living with an abusive spouse who constantly threatened to take my son away and attacked me when I didn't agree with her. For four years I had been a stay-at-home dad for contributing to our family and sacrificing my career. My ex tried to crush me with the most e...
  • Highly Recommend!!!!!!

    Evelyn is very thorough and knowledgeable in her field. She took extra time and patience with my case, explained everything to me so that I'd understand what to expect and I won my case because of her counsel. I highly recommend this attorney, she truly has a passion for her work and genuinely ca...
  • Family Law Attorney

    Ms.Evelyn Gordon did work for me on a family law matter she filed for my divorce that was long overdue! she completed it in a timely fashion she went to court she did the paperwork and she completed my divorce on time she also became a great friend during my time of grief and need. After the judg...
  • Great Lawyer

    Ms. Evelyn is great! She won't mislead you, give you false hopes and will work her rearend off to help you. I called her and spoke to her about my issue and felt confident that she could help after our talk. Within a few months, case over and a new life for my daughter and I. Definitely recommend...
  • Evelyn Gordon was the best. She helped me with my divorce and went above and beyond what I think she was hired to do

    Evelyn Gordon was the best. She helped me with my divorce and went above and beyond what I think she was hired to do. I would highly recommend Ms. Gordon to anyone who might be in need of a family attorney, etc. Thank you Ms. Gordon for all of your help. October 7, 2016
  • Excellent Lawyer

    We live in fort worth . Evelyn has been handling our complicated case and we just love her! We can not recommend her enough.She will put her time into your case that a lot of lawyers wont do. November 5, 2016
  • excellent experience

    I hired Evelyn to probate my mothers will. She sat down with me and explained how we would do this. She consulted with the investment company handling my mothers investment accounts. She determined which document would best suit our situation. Evelyn filed papers with the county probate court and...
  • Divorce

    Miss Gordon is an excellent lawyer. She handled my divorce case which resulted in me retaining the bulk of my assets and custody of my children and I am a male client. August 20, 2019
  • Five Star Attorney

    I was dealing with a settlement awarded to me but not received after being divorced of (at the time) 6-7 yearsMy previous attorney could not be reached through office, email or text after years of attempts but took my payments with no results. I was about to give up when I was referred to Ms Gord...
  • Informant and precise making me feel like I'ma person of interest not a stastitic,ihad received information on filing a chapter7

    Ms. Gordon gave me a consultation on filing a chapter7,to where I am now not afraid to persue my issues with my finances . September 22, 2020
  • Excellent lawyer

    If you are looking for someone that will stand up and fight for you look no further Evelyn Gordon is an excellent no nonsense lawyer that gets things done she is definitely the one you want on your team September 25, 2020
  • Angel In Disguise “Life Saver”

    I contacted Ms. Gordon and explained what I was going through with my visitation and not being able to see my son. She walked me through the whole process and along the way some other legal issues came up to try and prevent me from seeing my child she handled that also. She is a great person and ...
  • N. Pittman

    Attorney Gordon is excellent. She listens, pays attention to detail, works with you to achieve the goal. September 25, 2020
  • Best person to have on your side

    I am a father and when I came to Evelyn I had no parental rights to my daughter and everything about my case was like something out of a movie. tension and stress has been unlike anything I ever experienced before the uncertainty that you face in Texas as a father can be overwhelming on top of ha...
  • Perhaps the most effective attorney in the City.

    Without going into personal detail, Ms Gordon took my case which appeared hopeless and won. I have referred her to Family Friends and Associates over the years without any hesitation. She has never disappointed . This is the Attorney you should call if you want the best chance of success. Brillia...
  • A family lawyer who cares and believes that the right thing has to be done especially when kids are involved

    It was a pleasure to work with Ms. Gordon in my child custody case. Having worked with Evelyn during my divorce, I looked no further when I needed representation many years later for the custody of my teenage child. Ms. Gordon is an amazing family lawyer who has a dedicated approach to getting re...
  • Absolutely Amazing!

    Evelyn is truly amazing. She gives you all her attention when she is working on your case. We have used her to fix a big mess. She fixed it. She is hard working, stands firm and handles things right! May 14, 2021
  • A1!!!!!

    I contacted Evelyn to handle a my divorce as the previous attorney i had hired was a terrible choice. She took on my case very last minute and went right to work. She was very professional, knew her law, spent time with me without making me feel like my questions were insignificant and handled my...
  • Great lawyer even better person

    In dealing with a time crunched surprise from the ex wife stating I would not get my kids for my visitation with absolutely no legal grounds. I was limited on time and living out of state I needed to get home. Not only did Miss Gordon go above and beyond she successfully got me my children only 2...