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Have You Been Served Divorce Papers?20190714095435
Common Law Marriage In Texas20190713105512
3 Do-It-Yourself Failures in Divorce Decrees20190707101535
July 7, 2019
People love saving money with do-it-yourself projects. There are whole TV channels devoted to DIY home renovations, for example. There is also a p...
Dealing With Threats of “Full Custody”20190707091243
July 7, 2019
So-called “full custody” represents a red-hot topic for many parents facing divorce. Family lawyers hear certain statements regularly from potenti...
Suicidal Allegations and Child Custody20190704143411
July 4, 2019
Few allegations damage a custody case like reports of mental health problems. Criminal charges, family violence, and drug use all cause obstacles for ...
Smoking Marijuana and Your Custody Case20190626154846
June 26, 2019
Several states have legalized recreational use of marijuana. Texas is not one of those states, but states like Colorado, Nevada, and California attrac...
Who Does The Attorney General Work For?20190624130852
June 24, 2019
Family law litigants frequently misunderstand the role the Office of Attorney General (OAG) plays in cases. Far too many people think the OAG wo...
Is Family Law a Zero-Sum Game?20190610112836
Planning For Safety In A Divorce20190603163014
People You Could Meet During a Divorce20190525113029
May 25, 2019
Most people probably don't think of all the new people that they might meet while going through a divorce. This blog discusses some common people who...
There’s Informal “Mediation”, and Then There’s Real Mediation20190302115223
March 2, 2019
Mediation is a term we use in family law cases all the time. Many, if not most, contested family law cases settle at mediation. But when we discus...
Same Sex Divorce in Texas20190211182350