Name: Cindi Barela Graham
Date and Place of Birth: 2/11/64 Washington, D.C.
Family: Perry=hubby; Jennifer=daughter (32); Lex=son (30) & wife Bennet; Joey=son (28) & wife Devenie.
Education: Texas Tech University, 1986; University of Texas School of Law, 1990
Firm Name: Law Office of Cynthia Barela Graham
Member of Collaborative Divorce Texas since: Maybe 2010?
I started practicing Collaboratively because: I am tired of fighting and destroying families and I want to help families get along better.
What I like best about this job: Seeing people after the divorce where they have bloomed and are happy again.
My hobbies are: working in my yard, flying in my husband’s plane as his navigator, being a law family law nerd.
My last meal would consist of: a good steak, an ice cold Manhattan, and a big piece of chocolate cake.
My favorite restaurant is: OHMS in Amarillo
The most interesting thing I have ever done is: Be my best friend’s birthing partner.
The two greatest influences of my life have been: My parents and my husband and the Law
I drive a: Broom, so say some of the lawyers around town!
I wish I drove a: car that flies
I am currently reading: a fictional book about New Zealand
Favorite book: To Kill a Mockingbird
Favorite song: Star Spangled Banner
Favorite band/musician: Foreigner, Boston, Sinatra, Lady GaGa
4 Fantasy dinner guests – (living or dead): Jesus, Ghandi, Mother Theresa, Pope Francis
Favorite quote: Happy Wife, Happy Life
My friends say my greatest asset is: My generosity
The most important advice I could give a teenager is: Don’t have sex with someone unless you want them to be the parent of your child.