Ria Sherman, Firm Administrator

Ria Sherman, Office Manager and Legal Assistant

Ria and her family came to Texas in 1994 from California and she joined Duane in his practice in 2000. She has more than 15 years of legal experience, most of that in family law right here in North Texas.

She is proud to belong to a firm that goes the extra mile for its clients. In her dual role as legal assistant and office manager, she strives to ensure our clients have a sense of security about the handling of their legal matter. She will make sure that your questions and concerns are dealt with quickly and effectively.

Being a part of the legal community is important to Ria. She attends many hours of continuing legal education every year to ensure that our clients receive a high standard of professionalism and legal know-how from everyone in the firm. She is a member of the State Bar of Texas Paralegal Division and was the 2013 President of the Denton County Paralegal Association.

In her free time Ria enjoys spending time with family and friends, cooking, visiting galleries, going on road trips, or just hanging out. She is proud of her daughter who is a student at UNT. Ria is an adventurous cook and is always looking for something new to try. She also has a lot of fun with her Saint Bernard working towards a Canine Good Citizenship certification.

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