Desireé Marie Bedasa is committed to helping families facing challenging family law issues, such as divorce. Due to her own personal experiences growing up, Ms. Bedasa is inspired to advocate for those who are unable to advocate for themselves, primarily children. As an individual who did not experience a "traditional" upbringing, Ms. Bedasa knows the potential trauma of a child being caught in the middle of a custody battle. She has dedicated her career to assisting families with children determine what solution is in the best interest of a child.
Ms. Bedasa is dedicated to and experienced at advocating for families in a wide range of family cases, such as divorce, child custody, enforcement of custody and visitation, child support, and adoptions. In addition, Ms. Bedasa is trained in family law mediation.
Ms. Bedasa received her Juris Doctorate and Bachelor of Arts in Sociology from The University of Texas at Austin. While in law school, she volunteered as a Guardian Ad Litem with Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA). Ms. Bedasa is also a Teach for America Alum, having taught Special Education; during that time, she started the school’s first Student Council. Prior to joining Hargrave Family Law, she was the managing attorney for a family law firm located in Austin, Texas.
Ms. Bedasa lives in Richardson, Texas, with her husband and child. She is a member of several organizations, including the Texas Young Lawyers Association, the Dallas Bar Association, and she is an active member of the Junior League of Richardson.
A staunch advocate for children and families, Ms. Bedasa tirelessly works on behalf children, being newly inspired by becoming a mother herself.
- Arbitration & Mediation
- Family Law
- Credit Cards Accepted
- State Bar of Texas
- ID Number: 24098343
- English: Spoken, Written
- Angela Faye Brown & Associates
- The University of Texas School of Law
- J.D. (2015)
- Activities: Texas International Law Journal, Research Editor
- University of Texas - Austin
- B.A. (2009) | Sociology
- Texas Bar Foundation
- Texas Bar College
- - Current
- State Bar of Texas # 24098343
- - Current
- Legal Services to the Poor in Civil Matters State Bar Committee
- Advisory Member
- New Laws in the Texas Family Code - Do They Affect You?
- 5 Considerations to Help You Prepare for a Custody Hearing
12 November 2019
- Parenting Time With Infants
7 November 2019
- Identity Crisis
19 October 2019
- Breaking the News: 6 Tips for Telling Your Kids About Your Divorce
18 October 2019
- How Do Texas Courts Define the Child’s Best Interests?
20 September 2019
- Divorce After 50 Can Pose Many Challenges
6 September 2019
- New Laws in the Texas Family Code – Do They Affect You?
5 September 2019
- Don’t Neglect Yourself! 5 Tips for Keeping Your Sanity During Divorce
20 August 2019
- Tips For Considering Financial Stability In and After a Divorce
16 August 2019