Threats of “Full Custody” in a Divorce20191103100414

Threats of “Full Custody” in a Divorce

Sometimes a parent, for whatever reason, will get “full custody” of the kids during a divorce.  However, many parents threaten to take “full cu...
Fifty-Fifty Possession Schedules20191002171522

Fifty-Fifty Possession Schedules

Many of our new divorce clients ask about fifty-fifty possession schedules. We find that dads seem to be especially interested in an even split type o...
Dealing With Threats of “Full Custody”20190707091243

Dealing With Threats of “Full Custody”

So-called “full custody” represents a red-hot topic for many parents facing divorce. Family lawyers hear certain statements regularly from potenti...
Is Family Law a Zero-Sum Game?20190610112836

Is Family Law a Zero-Sum Game?

Many people think that family law cases are a zero-sum game. When one party wins, the other party must necessarily lose, or so people think. Could it ...
People You Could Meet During a Divorce20190525113029

People You Could Meet During a Divorce

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...
Same Sex Divorce in Texas20190211182350

Same Sex Divorce in Texas

Same sex divorce is a relatively new concept in Texas.  Until just a few years ago Texas failed to recognize same sex marriage at all.  Consequently...
Agreements Outside of Court Orders20190204153319

Agreements Outside of Court Orders

Court orders tell litigants how to behave and proceed in family law cases.  Consequences follow for people who choose not to follow court orders.  S...
Custody Orders: Get Them ASAP!20181103170502

Custody Orders: Get Them ASAP!

Custody orders are a basic requirement for any parent who has split with the other parent. Handshake deals between parents work great until they don...