Welcome to Van Slyke & Kestler Law Firm

Family Law & Divorce Attorney in Richmond & Sugar Land TX

Since 1982, the Van Slyke & Kestler Law Firm has represented clients throughout Fort Bend County in all areas of family law. Our offices are conveniently located in both Richmond and Sugar Land, TX. Our attorneys, Lester Van Slyke, Jr. and Michelle R. Kestler, are experienced in handling divorce cases, including issues of child custody, visitation, child support, property division, and more.

Lester, Michelle and their team understand that going through a divorce is an emotional and trying time for all parties involved. They will make every effort to minimize your stress and guide you through the necessary steps in order to protect your interests and the best interests of your children.

We have the experience to represent you in a contested matter in court as well as resolving disputes outside of court, thereby avoiding the expense of a trial. For an established firm and seasoned counsel that can handle all of your family law needs, choose the Van Slyke & Kestler Law Firm. Contact our office today for a free consultation!

“Mr Van Slyke is top notch. I was super satisfied with his services and came out with a win! I recommend his law office for anyone in need of an awesome attorney.” – Dominique L.

Michelle Kestler, Attorney at Van Slyke & Kestler Law Firm in Sugar Land, TX

Michelle R. Kestler

We provide counsel for all family law matters, including divorce & property division

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Michelle R. Kestler

Attorney Michelle R. Kestler attended the University of Denver College of Law from 1998-2001. In 2001, she graduated with an Order of St. Ives distinction in the top 10% of her class. She has been licensed to practice in Colorado since October 2001. She practiced at Pendleton, Friedberg, Wilson & Hennessey, P.C. from 2001 to 2005.

In 2015, Michelle became licensed to practice law in the State of Texas. She has had her own practice since 2015. On January 1, 2020, she merged her name with Lester Van Slyke, Jr.’s, forming Van Slyke & Kestler Law Firm.


Texas Bar | Family Law Section
Fort Bend County Family Bar Association