While divorce no longer has the same stigma it once carried, it still can be devastating for everyone involved. Whether the divorce was a long time coming or a complete surprise, it’s still a painful transition. Even the so-called “amicable divorce” can leave emotional scars that take time to … [Read more...] about After Divorce, Healing Your Emotional Health
Many people believe being the first person to file for divorce is the one with the advantage. That may be the case in other states, but not in Texas. What matters the most is what’s at stake for each person, and what you want for your child or children. The judge will consider both sides and the … [Read more...] about Does Filing for Divorce First Affect the Outcome?
After a divorce is final, life continues and people go in many directions. Your decree is signed by a judge to address your needs, your spouse’s needs, and the children’s needs at that time. Because everyone experiences change, your divorce decree from several years ago may not meet your needs … [Read more...] about Obtaining A Modification Of Your Texas Divorce Decree
Many business owners have worked a long time to build their business. From accountants, doctors, and lawyers to plumbers, electricians, and air conditioner repair technicians, business owners work long hours to make a living, make a profit, and in many cases, provide for their families. When … [Read more...] about What Will Happen To My Business In A Fort Worth Divorce?
If you’re considering divorce, or have begun the process, you may be mired in fear, sadness, and even depression. This is especially true if you have family members who are unsympathetic, or even hostile to the decision—whether or not it was yours. You have a lot on your mind. Where am I going to … [Read more...] about Positive Effects Of A Fort Worth Divorce
We’ve written many times about divorce in Texas. But if you’re a member of one of the branches of military service, or married to someone who is, there are a few differences that have to be considered. Texas Residency Because military members experience frequent moves, pinning down a place to … [Read more...] about What’s Different About Military Divorces in Texas
Is a divorce in your future? Maybe you’re feeling that something has shifted in your relationship with your spouse. You may be seeing “the handwriting on the wall,” and things are not going well. Maybe your spouse has dropped a hint or two and you’re not sure what to make of it. Or perhaps you … [Read more...] about Consult An Attorney Early If You Are Considering A Divorce In Fort Worth, TX
Because divorce can be an extremely difficult time for both parties, it’s easy to fall into the mindset of “just get it over with.” When you sign a quick agreement to hurry up and finish a divorce proceeding, you may end up losing a significant amount of assets that could greatly impact your life … [Read more...] about Divorce Property Division Pitfalls To Avoid In Fort Worth, TX
As a community property state, Texas divides all of the marital property equally, leaving separate property (owned before the marriage) to the individual owners. All property is considered to be marital or joint property unless proven otherwise. One consideration of the property division, … [Read more...] about Finding Undisclosed Assets In A Fort Worth, TX Divorce Case
Adoption is one of the most loving things that parents, or prospective parents, can do. There are thousands of kids who need and deserve a home. Creating a family for those children isn’t just nice, it is heroic. Unfortunately, going through an adoption process is never simple or easy; the laws … [Read more...] about Why Hire an Adoption Lawyer?