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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 [...]

Divorce & Mother’s Day

By |2019-11-23T16:02:20+00:00May 10th, 2018|Blog, Child Support / Child Custody, Divorce, Family Life|

Divorce and Mother’s Day Divorce is a tricky time for most holidays, but Mother’s Day can be especially tough.  Moms are nurturers, calendar managers, bus drivers, chauffeurs, paramedics, chefs and launderers.  They wear so many hats!  Taking care of themselves can get pushed to the bottom of the to-do list.  If you are going through [...]

Divorce & Summers

By |2018-12-07T17:28:41+00:00May 5th, 2018|Blog, Child Support / Child Custody, Divorce|

DIVORCE & SUMMER It can feel like divorce changes everything.  But, there are some things that stay the same and if you have kids one of those things that stays the same is summer time. Whether you are divorcing or divorced you still have to figure out what to do with your kids all summer. [...]

3 Tips After Divorce

By |2018-12-07T17:28:52+00:00April 10th, 2018|Blog, Divorce|

3 Tips for After Your Divorce After your divorce, there are a few things you should do to make your transition as smooth as it possibly can be. 1) Final Decree of Divorce Read your decree thoroughly within a few days of your final divorce proceeding.  Give yourself a little bit of a breather and [...]