A Texas prove up hearing is used in a divorce to finish a case and enter a divorce decree. It usually happens when we've got an agreement between you and your ex-spouse, and everyone has signed a decree of divorce. Saying that the decree of divorce has been signed off by everybody means that all [...]
Divorce and Money Tips Knowledge is power in divorce. Knowledge about your money will help you make divorce decisions. When you find yourself in divorce, there will be a time when you are gathering information. And, one of the areas you will be gathering information about is your estate. Your estate includes property, accounts, [...]
6 Tips for Before Your Divorce Finding yourself in a divorce situation can be stressful. There are ways you can reduce some of the stress in your divorce. And, one of the best ways I discuss with clients is to answer some questions for yourself and let your divorce attorney know what your decisions are [...]
Ms. Jill O'Connell, founder and attorney at O'Connell Law Firm, P.C. has been elected a Fellow of the Texas Bar Foundation. As a Fellow of the Texas Bar Foundation, Ms. O'Connell is joining a select group of elite Texas attorneys. Election is a recognition of her outstanding record in the legal profession, dedication to justice, [...]
Divorce Lawyer Secrets I'd like to share with you some of the best divorce lawyer secrets that I know. As a divorce lawyer, I share tips and information with my clients throughout their divorces, and today I'm going to share a few of my secrets with you. You want to know more about divorce lawyers [...]
Divorce Pleadings 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. When you find yourself navigating through a divorce the first part, stage, phase or time in any divorce is what I call the [...]
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 [...]
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 a safe and wonderful holiday!