Blog 2016-10-30T04:34:30+00:00

Memorial Day Holiday

By | May 26th, 2017|Categories: Divorce, Family Law, Jill O'Connell, Mediation|Tags: , , |

We will be closed for the Memorial Day Holiday on Monday, May 29, 2017. We will reopen on May 30, 2017 and look forward to assisting you with your divorce and family law needs. Have [...]

O’Connell Law Firm Construction Update

By | May 3rd, 2017|Categories: Blog, Jill O'Connell|Tags: , , , , |

O’Connell Law Firm, PC Construction Update! After many months of construction, we are happy to report that we are seeing the end to the construction on the I-35E frontage road in front of the office [...]

How Social Media Can Affect Your Case

By | April 25th, 2017|Categories: Blog, Divorce, Family Law|Tags: , , , , , |

How Social Media Can Affect Your Case Social media is everywhere.  It is being used by people of all ages in countless ways. I’m sure you can name your favorite app to talk to your friends, [...]

(sub)urban myths

By | February 24th, 2017|Categories: Blog, Divorce, Family Law, Jill O'Connell|Tags: , , , , |

(sub)urban myths (sub)urban myths about family law, marriage and divorce We’ve all heard wives’ tales, tall tales and fables.  These are my office version of those types of stories for family law, marriage and divorce.  [...]

Family Law Questions Rarely Heard

By | February 15th, 2017|Categories: Blog, Divorce, Family Law|Tags: , , , , , |

Family Law Questions Rarely Heard Family law questions, marital relationship statutes and divorce law questions and answers are the things we family law attorneys work with and talk about every day.  But, there are some [...]

3 Money Questions

By | February 2nd, 2017|Categories: Blog, Divorce, Family Law|Tags: , , , , , |

3 Money Questions Divorce is the process of getting you 'unmarried'.  And, your lawyer will guide you, counsel you and direct you through the legal process.  But, there are some areas of your marriage and [...]

Child Support Modification

By | January 25th, 2017|Categories: Divorce, Family Law|Tags: , , , , |

Modifying Child Support Divorce Decrees are final orders.   However, that doesn’t mean that what is in there can never be changed.  Child support can be changed under certain circumstances.  And, effective in 2015, two specific [...]

Denton County Standing Order 2017

By | January 18th, 2017|Categories: Divorce, Family Law|Tags: , , , , , |

DENTON COUNTY STANDING ORDER 2017 The Denton County District Court judges have approved a new version of the Denton County Standing Order.  The formal title is actually ‘Denton County Standing Order Regarding Children, Property and [...]