Dessiray received her J.D. from the University of Houston in 1992. She started her law practice in 1993 and handles family law cases exclusively. She has handled over 1500 cases. She is also a mediator and has successfully mediated numerous family law cases.
- State Bar of Texas, Family Law Section
- Texas Academy of Family Law Specialists
- Gulf Coast Family Law Specialists
- BBR Inns of Court
- Houston Bar Association
- The Family Law Group