Custody Law

Divorcing a Narcissist

According to the Mayo Clinic, narcissistic personality disorder is a mental disorder in which people have an inflated sense of their own importance, a deep need for admiration, and a lack of empathy for others. “But behind this mask of ultra-confidence lies a fragile self-esteem that’s vulnerable to the slightest criticism.” The DSM-5 criteria for…

Grandparent’s Rights in Texas

The relationship between a grandparent and a grandchild often plays an important role in both the grandparent and the grandchild’s life. In unfortunate situations involving either a death or divorce of a child’s parent, the relationship between a grandparent and a grandchild may become extremely limited or even severed, with little regard for the actual…

What is the right of first refusal?

Do a Google search on the “right of first refusal” and you will find numerous articles from the state of Illinois. Illinois is considering enacting a law requiring the right of first refusal in child custody cases. This has created quite a controversy among legislators, lawyers, and parent facilitators. But why? What is the right…

Child Possession Schedules

One of the first questions all parents have when starting the divorce process is “When will I get to see my kids?” In Texas, child possession and visitation can take many shapes and forms depending on a variety of factors. These factors will all be taken into account through the lens which the judges must…