Juanici (Nicie) Garcia Pratt is an assertive attorney that values hard work and integrity. Nicie prides herself in building a quality relationship with her clients and understands that sometimes legal matters can create difficulty in a person’s life, especially when dealing with family issues. Family law cases should always be settled by agreement if at all possible. However, Nicie also has experience with high conflict cases, which have included small estates, large estates, custody battles, family violence, addiction, and even cases where a party has been diagnosed with narcissistic personality disorder. In addition to family law trial experience, Nicie has experience in business law and healthcare law. She enjoys working with physicians, hospitals, and other healthcare providers. Prior to joining the firm, Nicie served as in-house counsel for a multi-billion dollar health system consisting of 5,000+ employees, five hospitals with a large medical staff, a large physician medical group, surgery center, imaging center, laboratory, health insurance company, ACO/clinical integration group, and health information exchange.

Practice areas

  • Collaborative Law
  • Family Law
  • Divorce
  • Custody & Visitation
  • Adoption
  • Child Support
  • Healthcare Law & Compliance
  • Medical Staff & Peer Review
  • Guardianship
  • Ad Litem
  • Parenting Coordinator & Facilitator
  • Mediation
  • Wills
  • Business Law
  • Peer Review


  • Texas, 2005
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Texas, 2015


  • Texas Tech University School of Law, Lubbock, J.D., 2004
  • Southern Methodist University, B.A., 1996
  • Training

    • Guardianship Certified
    • Collaborative Divorce Law Certified
    • Texas Basic Mediation Training
    • Texas Family Law Mediation Training
    • Parenting Coordinator & Parenting Facilitator Certified

    Associations & memberships

    • Collaborative Divorce Texas
    • Texas Council on Family Violence
    • Texas State Bar Association
    • Lubbock County Bar Association
    • American Bar Association
    • American Health Lawyers Association

    Honors & Awards

    • The College of the State Bar of Texas, 2014-Current
    • First Chair Award – Top Associate General Counsel 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
    • St. Joseph Health Values In Action Nomination, A Commitment to Dignity – May 2012