Shelia Y. McCoy

Shelia Y. McCoy

Marshall, Texas

Shelia McCoy has helped hundreds of East Texans resolve their family law, divorce, child custody, and child support challenges. She handles comparatively simple divorces involving minimal assets and disagreements as well as complex divorce.

In addition to practicing in Marshall, Texas, she practices in Carthage, Longview, Jefferson, and Tyler. She is an advocate who will make every effort to achieve realistic goals. She believes the client's active involvement in every phase of the lawsuit will ensure the best results. She recognizes that divorce is a particularly difficult time in your life. She pledges to use her skill and experience, her compassion and insights to represent you with passion and vigor.

Areas of Practice

  • Divorce

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 1998


  • Southern Methodist University School of Law, Dallas, Texas
    • Juris Doctor - May, 1998
  • University of North Texas
    • Master of Education - 1991
  • North Texas State University
    • Bachelor of Business Administration - 1984

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Texas-NAELA, Member, 2015 - Present
  • State Bar of Texas, Member, 1998 - Present
  • Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity, Member, 1999 - Present
  • National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, Member, January 1, 2015 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Brookhaven College, Academic Counselor, 1991 - 1995

Pro Bono Activities

  • Accepts Pro Bono Assignments, 1999 - 2016


  • English


  • Phi Alpha Delta Legal Fraternity