Marta

Marta Montenegro Martin
800 Rockmead Dr., Suite 220
Kingwood, Texas  77339-1742
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Marta has practiced law in Texas since 2001. Having received her B.A. from LeTourneau University, Marta continued her studies at Baylor College of Law in Waco, Texas. Marta is admitted to practice in state and federal court. Marta’s practice focuses on civil matters and immigration.

Marta is a native of El Salvador. Marta speaks and writes Spanish fluently in addition to understanding the Latin American culture.

Always active in her community, Marta has recently served as Co-President of the Kingwood Garden Club. Marta, her husband and children live in Kingwood, Texas.

Areas of Practice
Immigration
Bankruptcy
Employment

 

Bar Admissions
Texas, 2001
U.S. District Court Southern District of Texas, 2001

Education
Baylor College of Law, Baylor University, Texas 2000
Doctor of Jurisprudence
LeTourneau University, 1997
Bachelor of Arts
A.A. White Dispute Resolution Center, 2015
Mediation Certificate

Professional Associations and Memberships
Member – The College of the State Bar of Texas
Member – Northeast Harris County Bar Association
Member – American Bar Association

Professional Activities
Court appointed ad litem for heirship cases
Court appointed ad litem for guardianship cases
Court appointed ad litem for minors in civil litigation cases
Court appointed amicus attorney for minors in family law cases

Classes/Seminars Taught
Mari Gianukos and Marta E. Montenegro, “Ethics in Civil Litigation”, presented on November 5, 2005, Houston Bar Association Ethics Seminar.

Marta E. Montenegro, Panelist, History and Cultural Art, 20th Annual Career & Education Day, Houston, Texas, February, 2006.

Mari Gianukos and Marta E. Montenegro, “Ethics in Civil Litigation: Part Deux”, presented on August 24, 2006, Houston Bar Association Ethics Seminar.

Adjunct Professor, Nonprofit Law, LeTourneau University, 2014 to Present

Honors and Awards
Barrister, Moot Court Competition, Baylor College of Law 2000
Top Ten Speaker, intra-school Moot Court Competition, Baylor College of Law, 1999

Community Involvement
Co-President, Kingwood Garden Club, 2015-2016
Member, Kingwood Garden Club, 2014 to present
Member, Kingwood Area Republican Women, 2014 to present
Alumni Representative Member, LeTourneau University Board of Trustees, 2005-2007

Committee Chair, LeTourneau University Alumni Council, 2005-2007

Committee Member, Multicultural Committee, Houston Forum, 2006

Admissions Ambassador, LeTourneau University, 2003 to present

Committee Chair, Baylor University – Arts and Sciences Committee, Houston
Texas (2004-2005)

Past Legal Employment
Marta Montenegro Martin, P.C.

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