Divorce Law

A Guide to Child Support in Texas

A Guide to Child Support in Texas Child Support is money that one parent pays to the other parent to help support his or her child. In the majority of cases, one parent will have the child the majority of the time. In those cases, the parent who has the child the lesser amount of…

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Social Media and Divorce — The Impact on Family Law Cases

Let’s discuss social media and divorce, and how what you post online can affect the outcome of family law cases in Texas. In today’s society, communication and self-expression have become increasingly simple thanks to the widespread use of social media. With various forms of social media and electronic messaging becoming a fixture in the daily…

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Military Retirement and Divorce in Texas

This article only concerns military retirement and divorce in Texas. Recently, the United States Supreme Court issued a ruling that could significantly impact former members of the military and their spouses who are divorced or going through a divorce. According to some estimates, this could potentially affect tens of millions of people. In May 2017,…

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After-Divorce Checklist

Divorce Checklist: Still More to Do Going through a divorce is a stressful time in anyone’s life.  When the judge pronounces, “You are divorced,” there’s the immediate reaction of relief and a sense of finality. For some people, when they leave the Court, it is final. However, for many others, there is still a lot…

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Texas Divorce — Initial Consultation

Preparing for an initial consultation with an attorney about a pending divorce, in Texas or in any state, can be very stressful. Most consultations are about one hour, so that means you have limited time to share all of the information that you feel is pertinent to your divorce. This is also your opportunity to…

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Moving Out of the Marital Home During a Divorce

The Marital Home — Should You Stay or Should You Go? Your marital home is often a place of comfort and refuge, a place where memories have been made, a thing with which you are emotionally connected. So, when a couple decides that a divorce is necessary, it is often extremely difficult to determine whether…

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Preparing for an Initial Consult in a (Texas) Divorce

Texas Divorce — Initial Consultation Preparing for an initial consultation with an attorney about a pending divorce, in Texas or in any state, can be very stressful. Most consultations are about one hour, so that means you have limited time to share all of the information that you feel is pertinent to your divorce. This…

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