Ebony Young-Fair

Associate Attorney
 

  713-715-7334
  Houston, Texas
Ebony Young-Fair is a zealous legal advocate committed to providing effective and efficient representation. Ebony believes in providing personalized representation tailored to each client’s needs which is paramount to her daily practice. Dedicated and knowledgeable, Ebony is committed to supporting clients while helping them navigate legal solutions and create new and exciting business opportunities.
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Ebony Young-Fair is an associate attorney at The Cromeens Law Firm PLLC. Ebony attended Missouri State University, in Springfield Missouri, where she obtained a double Bachelor of Science degree in Criminology and Sociology. In 2014, she moved to Houston to attend the Thurgood Marshall School of Law at Texas Southern University, where she obtained her Juris Doctorate. Ebony has been licensed to practice since 2017 and is licensed in Texas and the Southern District of Texas. Before joining the Cromeens Law Firm in 2021, Young-Fair was a Lone Star Legal Aid staff attorney. Her primary practice included representing clients in infrastructure cases focusing on drainage and ADA accessibility, litigating real property disputes such as liens and landlord and tenant issues, nondisclosures, expunctions, and nonprofit formation. Upon joining the Cromeens Law Firm, Ebony typically represents business owners, homeowners, general contractors, and subcontractors.

 

Why Statement

“I enjoy helping others improve their circumstances and live happier lives, whether it be through resolving ongoing issues or forming their dream business. Everyone has a voice and a right to be heard. I am fulfilled when I empower my clients to make future decisions that will affect their lives and provide them the relief and security they need.”

-Ebony Young-Fair

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Areas of Practice
  • Business Law
  • Construction Law
  • Real Estate Law
Representative Experience
  • Collected millions of dollars for subcontractors and material suppliers before and through litigation.
  • Filed more than a thousand lawsuits to foreclose or remove mechanic’s liens, with several of those being tried to a jury.
  • Defended hundreds of subcontractors when they have been sued on their subcontract.
  • Reviewed numerous subcontracts, and advised subcontractors on changes and negotiated better terms on their behalf.
  • Managed to build a thriving, growing, and diverse firm that is focused on the subcontractor and construction litigation from the ground up.
Representative Experience & Areas of Practice
Areas of Practice
  • Business Law
  • Real Estate/Property Law
  • Construction Law
Representative Experience
  • Represented individuals regarding invalid liens and lien removal.
  • Litigated over fifty landlord and tenant disputes including evictions and repair suits.
  • Drafted rental agreements and leasehold options for landlords.
  • Drafted tailored governing documents including bylaws, articles of incorporation and conflict of interest policies for corporations and nonprofit organizations.
  • Drafted applications to help organizations and companies achieve 501(c)(3) designations and Statewide HUB Certifications.
Education and Bar Admissions:

Education:

  • Thurgood Marshall School of Law, Houston, Texas

    J.D. – 2017

  • Missouri State University, Springfield, Missouri

    B.S. – 2014

Bar Admissions:

  • Texas, 2017
Professional & Community Affiliations:
  • Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Incorporated
  • The Downtown Group
  • American Subcontractors Association, Houston Chapter
  • Blue Book Network
  • Coating Society of Houston
  • Hispanic Contractors Association de San Antonio
  • Home Builders Association of Greater Austin
  • Regional Hispanic Contractors Association
  • Texas Association of Builders
You May Not Know:

When Ebony is not practicing law, she is a full-time foodie who loves exploring Houston’s newest restaurants with her husband. She was born and raised in St. Louis, Missouri and is a horror movie fanatic.