custody

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...
Smoking Marijuana and Your Custody Case20190626154846

Smoking Marijuana and Your Custody Case

Several states have legalized recreational use of marijuana. Texas is not one of those states, but states like Colorado, Nevada, and California attrac...
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...
Analysis: Do You Need A Lawyer20190123162946

Analysis: Do You Need A Lawyer

Scenario 1: You Have Been Served with a SuitIf you have been served with papers for a family law case, there is a court date in your near future.  So...