Gary J. Zimmerman

Of Counsel
P 713.212.2612 | F 713.963.0859


Gary Zimmerman assists clients in family law, mediation, and civil litigation. He is a certified mediator and trained in collaborative law as a means of achieving resolution.

Through his training in child abuse cases, Gary qualifies under the Texas Family Code as an Impartial Third Party Neutral. He is also fluent in Spanish.



  • The University of Texas School of Law, 1995 (J.D.)
  • Claremont McKenna College, 1992 (B.A.), with Honors

Bar Admissions

  • Texas

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas

  • Best Lawyers in America, 2024
  • Texas Super Lawyers, Rising Star, 2004-2005, 2007-2009

  • “Family Law for the Non-Family Law Attorney,” in-house seminar / CLE, 2004
  • “Premarital and Marital Agreements,” University of Houston Law Foundation, Houston, Texas, 2003
  • “Attorneys’ Fees – Practical, Legal, and Ethical Considerations,” University of Houston Litigation and Trial Tactics Seminar, 2002
  • “Joint Managing Conservatorship,” University of Houston Family Law Practice Institute, Dallas, Texas, 2002
  • “Joint Managing Conservatorship After the 2001 Legislative Session,” University of Houston Family Law Practice Institute, Houston, Texas, 2001