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Back to School Divorce Fails

By | 2018-09-11T18:41:55+00:00 August 17th, 2018|Blog, Divorce, Family Law, Family Life|

Back to School Divorce Fails It is that time of year that makes most parents happy and most kids sad.  Summer is over. School is starting in Denton County, Texas, it is starting this week. This time of year can be both the best of time and the worst of time, especially if you are [...]

Navigating Texas Divorce

By | 2018-09-11T19:11:57+00:00 August 15th, 2018|Child Support / Child Custody, Divorce, Family Law|

Texas Divorce Divorce can be difficult, stressful, frightening and many other things.  But, what happens in your divorce doesn't have to be a mystery.  There are generally four parts, stages if you will, in your divorce. Pleadings Stage The first part of the divorce in Texas is the Pleadings time.  The first pleading to be [...]

Costs of Delaying Divorce

By | 2018-04-30T18:54:14+00:00 April 17th, 2018|Divorce, Family Law|

  Costs to Delaying Divorce I won’t tell someone whether or not they should get a divorce.  It’s not my choice.  And, it’s not my life.  If I’m having a consultation with someone I only know a tiny slice of the story of their life.  However, there are certain things to consider, realistically, when making [...]

Divorce Podcasts

By | 2018-04-30T18:56:41+00:00 March 29th, 2018|Child Support / Child Custody, Divorce, Family Law, Family Life|

Podcasts During Divorce? Podcasts have a been around long enough to have a pretty reliable reputation and a pretty loyal following.  I’ve known people who have loved listening to podcasts, recommended podcasts, and are always talking about their newest podcast or a great one they just found.  I was just never interested. But, I’ve recently [...]

Happy New Year!

By | 2017-12-29T18:12:43+00:00 December 29th, 2017|Blog, Divorce, Family Law, Jill O'Connell|

Wow - the last quarter of 2017 finished with an unprecedented busy time in the office!  As we look toward 2018, we are planning for the new year and our continued commitment to represent you and stand with you in your divorce and other family law cases. We look forward to the new year and [...]

Fee Agreements

By | 2017-09-22T15:36:40+00:00 September 22nd, 2017|Blog, Divorce, Family Law|

Fee Agreements Hourly Rates, Flat Rates, Fixed Fees   Fee Agreements Fixed fee, flat fee, value billing, hourly rates, retainer, advanced fees.  What do all these things have in common? They are all ways to pay for legal work. They are all things you might talk about with a family lawyer if you want to [...]

Texas Child Support

By | 2017-09-13T15:46:12+00:00 September 13th, 2017|Blog, Divorce, Family Law|

Texas Child Support Texas child support can be confusing for parents when you are just starting your divorce.  The business part of your divorce involves untangling two lives. The emotional part of your divorce is much more than that, but it isn’t the part that your divorce lawyer will be working on. So, back to [...]