Erline Tattegrain is an associate family law attorney at Bryan Fagan, PLLC. She hails from Chicago, but has been a resident of Houston for four years, and concentrates her practice on family law and estate planning matters. Erline takes a personal interest in her clients, listening to understanding who they are and how she can best serve them. She believes in providing valuable legal guidance while offering an empathetic ear to those she represents. She is also able to bring a different perspective to her family law and estate planning cases as she has previously practiced with the Harris County Public Defender’s Office, Juvenile Division. In this position, she was able to help young people find alternatives to punishment so they could continue to pursue their education
Erline believes in community involvement, volunteering her time to assist with the Big Brother Big Sister Foundation. She also serves as a mentor for students that seek to attend law school, helping them to navigate the process of applying to and attending law school. While a student herself, she was a member of the Black Law Student Association and served as Mock Trial Regional Director. She was also a 2017 Saint Louis University Law Excellence Award Recipient for best opening and closing statement.
In her spare time, Erline is a self-proclaimed “foodie.” She also loves finding new, less mainstream music and photography.
- Saint Louis University School of Law, J.D., 2018
- Western Illinois University, B.S., 2014
- Houston Young Lawyers Division
Honors & Awards
2017 Saint Louis University Law Excellence Award Recipient
Best Opening & Closing Statement
“Not only do I want to do my job efficiently, but I also want my clients to know they have a support system within me and the entire firm.”