Back to School Divorce Fails It is that time of year that makes most parents happy and most kids sad, whether you're a divorced parent or not. 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 [...]
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 Texas divorce. Pleadings Stage The first part of the divorce in Texas is the Pleadings time. The first pleading to [...]
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 [...]
New Year, New You - Divorce? I know we are all seeing this topic everywhere. We are setting goals, resolutions and planning for 2017. And, maybe you decided that now is the time and you need to get a divorce in the upcoming year. If so, my advice might surprise you. Try Counseling Before [...]
Consider all of your options when you are in the middle of a family law case including trial/hearing, mediation, arbitration and collaborative law. Become knowledgeable on the methods and how they can work for you.