Cindi Barela Graham has been practicing law in the Amarillo area for over 26 years. Getting her start as an assistant county attorney, Cindi prosecuted numerous criminal trials before entering private practice.
Starting her own practice in 1994, Cindi began focusing on family law cases. She became Board Certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization in Family Law in 2002. She has been selected by Thomson Reuters Texas Monthly Super Lawyer designation each year since 2008 and has been selected to Best Lawyers each year since 2015.
Being involved on both the local level and state level in Bar activities has been one of Cindi's passions. She served as the Secretary of the Texas Young Lawyers, as a director to the State Bar of Texas Board of Directors, and currently sits on the State Bar of Texas Family Law Council.
Cindi speaks several times a year to her peers at various continuing legal education programs and has spoken on topics from child custody, modifications, enforcement, and property division.
While Cindi is known for her aggressive courtroom style, she also is known for her practical advice to clients. In addition to litigating cases, Cindi enjoys collaborative cases and is the most experienced practicing collaborative lawyer in Amarillo.