Yearly Archives: 2013


Top 10 Family Law and Divorce Posts

By | 2016-10-30T04:35:04+00:00 December 20th, 2013|Blog, Divorce, Family Law|

  Merry Christmas and Happy New Year As 2013 comes to a close, this will be my last post of the year.  I’ll be back in 2014 with a post the week of January 6th! Here are my 10 favorite Family Law and Divorce posts from 2013: 2013 Family Law and Divorce Posts 5 Tips [...]

Divorce Mistakes to Avoid

By | 2016-10-30T04:35:04+00:00 December 17th, 2013|Blog, Divorce, Family Law|

Tips to Avoid these Divorce Mistakes Avoid these divorce mistakes that you didn’t even know you were making.  Divorce is a challenge in lots of ways.  Don’t make it harder than it already is.  1 – Communication             Divorce can move you into areas of your life that you didn’t know about before, didn’t want [...]

5 Tips to Avoid Family Law and Divorce Possession Issues

By | 2016-10-30T04:35:05+00:00 December 9th, 2013|Blog, Divorce, Family Law, Jill O'Connell|

How to Avoid Family Law and Divorce Possession Issues Divorce and family law issues are hard enough without having to fight about possession times and schedules.  Here are 5 tips to help you avoid possession issues in your family law or divorce case. 1)      Read and know your possession schedule. Both divorce and other family [...]

We are Moving!

By | 2016-10-30T04:35:05+00:00 November 30th, 2013|Divorce, Family Law, Family Life, Jill O'Connell|

  We are moving to a new office! I am very happy to announce that we are moving to a new location that will be more convenient to Lewisville, Flower Mound, Little Elm and Frisco.  And, we will still be convenient to Denton, Corinth, Sanger and Shady Shores! Beginning Monday, December 2nd, our new address [...]

Holiday Survival Guide

By | 2016-10-30T04:35:05+00:00 November 20th, 2013|Blog, Divorce, Family Law, Family Life|

Holiday Survival Guide The holidays are quickly approaching!  Before we know it, Thanksgiving will be over and December will be here!  This time of year is both great and stressful and if you are going through a divorce or family law case it can be great for you, too. Here are some easy tips in [...]

3 Tips for Financial Issues in Divorce

By | 2016-10-30T04:35:06+00:00 November 9th, 2013|Divorce, Jill O'Connell|

Tips to working on Financial Issues in Divorce Tips for financial issues in divorce can help in every divorce.  Each one has some financial considerations to it – agreed divorces and those fought out in litigation.   And, each one has questions and answers that are specific to that couple alone.  But, there are some [...]

Top 3 Divorce Questions from a Mom

By | 2016-10-30T04:35:06+00:00 November 1st, 2013|Blog, Divorce, Jill O'Connell|

Divorce Questions from a Mom              A few weeks ago I talked about some of the questions that Dads have when they come into my office.  Today I’m going to address some of the questions that Moms ask me about divorce and the topics that Moms ask me.  If you are [...]

Texas Divorce Basics

By | 2016-10-30T04:35:07+00:00 October 25th, 2013|Blog, Divorce, Family Law, Jill O'Connell|

  Basics of Texas Divorce What does it take to get divorced in Texas? To get divorced in Texas you need at least these three things:  a valid marriage,  to have lived in Texas for 6 months and,   to have lived in the county that where you want to file for divorce for 90 days. [...]

A Parent’s Divorce Lawyer

By | 2016-10-30T04:35:07+00:00 October 18th, 2013|Blog, Divorce, Family Law, Family Life|

Why I'm a Pro-Parent Divorce Lawyer I'm passionate about parents, co-parenting and families – single parent and two parents.  A parent's divorce is unique.  It isn't only about the husband and wife, it is also very much about the children and therefore, the parents.  I think that it is very important to remember that. In [...]

Divorce Advice from Friends?

By | 2016-10-30T04:35:07+00:00 October 11th, 2013|Divorce, Family Law|

Should you take divorce advice from your friends? Divorce advice from friends usually falls into 2 categories: friends who have been through a divorce and friends who haven’t.  Those friends who have been through a divorce are usually more than happy to share with you what you should do or shouldn’t do and what you [...]