Under Texas divorce laws, a couple's property can be divided based on a variety of factors, from the categorization of marital vs. separate property to the couple's own input and cooperation regarding the division of assets and debts. Although Texas courts, and especially the ones located here in … [Read more...] about Texas Property Division for Women in Divorce
Divorce and family law issues are incredibly difficult for everybody, especially if there are contested and difficult issues such as child support, custody, property division, alimony, and more. Whether man or woman, mother or father, divorce and family law issues are emotional, complex affairs, and … [Read more...] about Fort Worth Divorce Lawyer for Men
Every year, millions of parents with children get divorced, and although it affects everyone involved, it can be especially difficult for children with disabilities. Whether physically or mentally disabled, the children have certain special requirements, and above all, Texas family courts will make … [Read more...] about Divorce and Children With Disabilities in Forth Worth TX
If there are two things to be said of divorce: it's a messy thing you feel like you have to do, and it's never easy. But if you and your spouse have decided to go separate ways, and there's little chance of reconciliation (remember, divorce is a major life decision), you'll need to locate your Texas … [Read more...] about 7 Most Common Questions about Divorce in Fort Worth TX
Child custody is one of the most contentious family law issues, and in many divorce cases, the child custody aspect of the case is quite often the most heated. No parent wants to part with his/her child, and for this reason, if you're going through a divorce, it can help to understand the factors … [Read more...] about What Factors Determine a Fort Worth Custody Case?
If you're going through a divorce, you have child custody or support issue, you need to adopt a child, or if you have any other complex family law issue, you may be thinking: well, it's time to lawyer up. Although it's always essential to get an experienced lawyer when dealing with these legal … [Read more...] about When Should You Hire a Fort Worth Family Lawyer? (Hint: It’s Not When You Think)
Paternity is a very important step is establishing the legal relationship between a father and his child. Although the presumption of fatherhood in Texas is very strong, you may need to establish paternity in order finalize a court order regarding child support. In the Mansfield-Fort Worth … [Read more...] about How Can I Establish Paternity for Child Support?
When we receive this question, one of the first things that we remind clients is that, "No, you don't need a lawyer for an uncontested divorce, but there are some important advantages to having an attorney looking out for your interests." Do-it-yourself divorces are possible in certain situations … [Read more...] about Do I Really Need a Lawyer for an Uncontested Divorce?
The divorce rate in the United States hovers around 40 to 50 percent, and in many divorce cases, there are children caught in the crossfire of litigation for child custody. Of course, some child custody cases can be extremely complex and highly emotional, and while the parents litigate over who'll … [Read more...] about What Factors Determine How Custody is Awarded in a Divorce?
Adopting your spouse's child as a step-parent can be an emotional experience, and despite the many reasons for wanting to adopt your spouse's child, Texas family law is designed to help bring families together. As such, if you're considering adoption, you have a lot of resources to help you out. … [Read more...] about I Want to Adopt My Spouse’s Child. Where Do I Start?