Esther Anderson, B.S., J.D.
Esther Anderson is a 1991 graduate from the University of Houston – Clear Lake, where she earned her Bachelor of Science degree in American jurisprudence. She is a 1994 graduate of South Texas College of Law and holds a mediation certificate from South Texas College of Law. Ms. Anderson practices exclusively in the areas of probate, trust and guardianship law, and serves as a mediator in Brazoria, Galveston and Harris County, Texas.
Ms. Anderson and her husband, Russell, live in Galveston County and have two children: Carolina Pfeiffer, a graduate of Texas A&M University and an attorney with Anderson Pfeiffer, PC, and William “Pete” Anderson, a graduate of Texas A&M University.
Ms. Anderson enjoys working outdoors, she enjoys tractor work and riding her horses, but most of all she enjoys being a Grammy to her grand-children, Mia, Ana and Archer.
Carolina V. Pfeiffer, J.D.
Carolina V. Pfeiffer is a 2005 graduate of Texas A&M University, a 2008 graduate of South Texas College of Law, and also holds a mediation certificate from South Texas College of Law. Ms. Pfeiffer practices exclusively in the areas of probate, trust and guardianship law. Ms. Pfeiffer is a member of the Galveston County Bar Association and the Galveston County Young Lawyers Association.
Ms. Pfeiffer enjoys spending time with her family, playing piano, painting, reading and traveling.
Leigh Woitena Cates, J.D.
Leigh Woitena Cates received a B.A. in history and political science from Texas A&M University in 2011, graduating Magna Cum Laude, and she received her J.D. from St. Mary’s University School of Law in 2014, where she served as a Senior Associate Editor of the St. Mary’s Law Journal. Ms. Cates practices exclusively in the areas of probate, trust and guardianship law. Ms. Cates is a member of the Galveston County Bar Association and the Galveston County Young Lawyers Association.
Ms. Cates enjoys spending time with her family, reading and watching movies and traveling with her husband.
Andrew Daniel, B.B.M., J.D.
Andrew Daniel is a 2004 graduate of South Texas College of Law. Prior to joining the firm of Anderson Pfeiffer, PC, Mr. Daniel served in the United States Marine Corps for 4 years and as a police officer with the League City Police Department for nearly 23 years. Mr. Daniel was appointed as Chief of Police for the City of League City in June of 2002 and served in that capacity until his retirement in November 2007. In addition to his law degree, Mr. Daniel earned an Associate of Applied Science in Police Management from College of the Mainland and a Bachelor of Business Management from LeTourneau University during his off-duty hours. Mr. Daniel also holds a Master Peace Officer certification and is a graduate of the Law Enforcement Management Institute of Texas.
Mr. Daniel is concerned about issues affecting veterans and is a member of the Military Law Section of the State Bar of Texas.
Mr. Daniel enjoys SCUBA diving and travel whenever possible.