Mishae

Mishae M. Boren - Attorney Mediator

Mishae Boren began working for the firm in 2016 after graduating from law school and passing the bar exam. She was raised in Tyler and has many ties to the East Texas community. Ms. Boren received her undergraduate degree from the University of Texas with a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice and Psychology.

Before attending law school at Texas A&M University School of Law she interned at the Law Office of Bobby D. Mims P.C.  It was here that her passion for criminal defense work was realized. In 2018 she and Bobby Mims became law partners and formed Boren & Mims, PLLC.
Ms. Boren has tried numerous felony and misdemeanor cases to Smith County juries and has experience with cases from petty theft all the way up to murder. She is trained in DWI detection and Standardized Field Sobriety Testing techniques. She also does all the office’s expunction/non-disclosure of criminal records and mediation.

Ms. Boren believes that her experiences, education, and local upbringing give her a unique perspective and assist her to better understand the needs of her clients.

She is currently a member of the State Bar of Texas, Texas Bar College, Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, Smith County Bar Association, Smith County Criminal Defense Lawyer Association, Smith County Young Lawyers, and the Women’s Section of the Smith County Bar Association. She is also the past president of the Smith County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association (2019-2020).

Ms. Boren has continually served her community by volunteering with Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA), East Texas Food Bank, National Adoption Day, St. Paul's Ministries, and the Junior League of Tyler. Ms. Boren has also judged many Mock Trials for area high school students and collegiate undergrads.



Education

 -Texas Criminal Trial College
                  TCDLA in Huntsville, Texas

-Forensic Chromotography Theory and Practice
                  Axion Training Institute in Chicago, Illinois

-Standardized Filed Sobriety Testing (Practitioner's Course)
                  Platt & Associates in Houston, Texas

-Basic Mediation
                  Manousso & Arbitration,LLC in Houston, Texas

-Advanced Family-Divorce-Child Custody Mediation Training
                  Manousso & Arbitraion, LLC in Houston, Texas