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Christmas Divorce Tips

By |2019-12-23T21:47:34+00:00December 20th, 2018|Blog, Divorce, Divorce, Family Law, Family Life|

Christmas Tips These divorced parent Christmas tips come from years of talking with my clients and former clients. These tips have helped them and might help you too.   Think About Your Kids- After Divorce or During Divorce First tip is to remember how much you love your kid or kids regardless of divorce.  You [...]

Calculating Texas Child Support

By |2019-11-23T14:49:10+00:00December 6th, 2018|Blog, Child Support / Child Custody, Divorce, Family Law|

Calculating Child Support Texas Child Support Child support might be feared, anticipated, calculated and discussed in your divorce and in the years after your divorce – depending on who you are.  Are you the paying parent?  Are you the receiving parent?  This post is designed to give you a starting point for understanding how your [...]

Information Gathering in Texas Divorce – Navigating Texas Divorce Series

By |2019-11-23T15:52:02+00:00September 11th, 2018|Blog, Divorce, Family Law|

  Information Gathering Stage - Navigating Divorce When you are navigating divorce the second part of the Texas divorce is the information gathering stage.  You and your divorce attorney will begin discussing and working on gathering information about your finances including income and debts, property, accounts and other information.  And, you will exchange some information [...]

Divorce Pleadings – Navigating Texas Divorce

By |2019-11-23T14:10:46+00:00August 28th, 2018|Blog, Child Support / Child Custody, Divorce, Family Law, Jill O'Connell|

Texas Divorce Pleadings A Texas divorce is started with an Original Petition for Divorce.  The particulars and details on other pleadings will be specific to each divorce and the people in the divorce.  One or the other of the spouses will file the Original Petition for Divorce.   When you find yourself navigating through a [...]

Texas Divorce Grounds

By |2019-10-08T15:27:07+00:00May 24th, 2018|Blog, Divorce|

Grounds for Divorce The Original Petition for Divorce is the pleading (the filed document) that starts divorce in Texas.  The Original Petition for Divorce must include several things according to the Texas Family Code.  One of the elements that must be included is the “why” the court may grant a divorce.  The “why” is a [...]