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Elena A. Pappas

Practice Areas:

  • Estate Planning
  • Probate
  • Trusts
  • Guardianship
  • Estate Administration


Elena A. Pappas was licensed to practice law in Texas in May 2019 after graduating from South Texas College of Law Houston in December 2018. During law school, Ms. Pappas focused her studies on the practice areas of Wills, Trusts & Estates and Estate Administration and was an active participant in the school's guardianship clinic assisting with the representation of indigent clients seeking guardianship appointments. Ms. Pappas obtained her B.B.A. in Finance from Texas A&M University in 2015.

Before joining Wright Abshire in 2023, Ms. Pappas handled a vast array of matters including probate, estate planning, and guardianship law in addition to business and real estate litigation matters.

Ms. Pappas is member of the State Bar of Texas, the Houston Bar Association, Probate, Trusts, and Estates Section, and the Houston Young Lawyers Association.

In addition to practicing law, Ms. Pappas enjoys spending time with family and friends, playing in adult soccer leagues, performing as a dancer in the Houston Greek Festival, and taking long walks with her dog Kava.


  • South Texas College of Law Houston, Houston, Texas
    • Juris Doctorate - 2018
  • Texas A&M University , College Station, Texas
    • B.B.A. - 2015
    • Major: Finance

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 2019

Professional Associations

  • State Bar of Texas, Member
  • Houston Bar Association, Probate, Trusts, and Estates Section, Member
  • Houston Young Lawyers Association, Member