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Negotiate Divorce Settlement With Your Spouse

Although they may seem straightforward initially, even the simplest divorces can become unexpectedly complex. It’s crucial for you to consult a knowledgeable Katy-area attorney who can represent both your interests and those of any children involved in bringing your marriage to its end. Ensuring you have the proper guidance can help you get through this […]


Filing for Divorce in the Military

Military couples face unique challenges when they decide to divorce, often making the process even more complex and emotionally taxing than it is for civilians. The transient nature of military life complicates matters of residency and jurisdiction since the service member and their spouse may have different states of residence. The choice of where to […]


Negotiating a Settlement Out of Court

Divorcing a spouse means ending a legal relationship. Thus, before finalizing the divorce, you will need to address a range of issues, such as division of assets. You could allow a court to handle these issues for you. However, doing so may be costly and time-consuming. It also deprives you of the opportunity to exercise […]


Who Claims Your Kids on Your Taxes After Divorce?

Divorce can be complicated, and tax season can add additional stress. Determining who claims the children on taxes can be especially challenging for divorcing couples. Therefore, it’s important to understand your rights and responsibilities when claiming dependents in a divorce. Fortunately, some guidelines can help divorcing couples determine who should claim their kids on their […]


Top Tips for Winning Your Divorce Case

The divorce process can be overwhelming even if you and your spouse are amicable. Negotiating property division, child custody, and other terms stirs up emotions and can create tension. If you can’t agree on an arrangement, seeking legal action might be necessary. Resolving disputes during a divorce is challenging. Each party focuses on getting what […]


What Is the Difference Between a Divorce and an Annulment?

In Texas, you can end a marriage in several ways. Two common means of getting out of a marriage are divorce and annulment. What’s the difference? A divorce is a legal ending of a marriage. A divorce does not wipe the marriage away:  it dissolves it. A divorce in Texas results in the division of […]


How Can Social Media Be Used Against Me in a Family Law Case?

Social media has become ubiquitous in our lives. We go to Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, or TikTok to share the day-to-day experiences in our lives with family and friends. Often, we also share our thoughts and feelings, whether we are happy, sad, angry, or excited. Unfortunately, social media can also be used against you in […]


5 Divorce Tips for Parents

Going through a divorce can be among the hardest events a family will ever experience, especially when children are involved. It is rare that parents will agree on each aspect of a divorce and issues of child custody, visitation, and child support can be central points of contention. While it is important to consider what works best for […]


Get Ready for Your Divorce with Pre-Divorce Planning

It is no secret that divorce is often one of the most complex and emotional experiences of a person’s life. While nobody ever wants to entertain the thought of a relationship that was once thought to last forever coming to an end, marriages can break down and spouses can drift apart in their desires and values that […]


A New Texas Law Aims to Bolster Child Support Collection Efforts

Parents who have a track record of missing child support payments will soon find that the State of Texas has augmented its toolkit in collecting funds. A new law, effective as of September 1, 2016, will give the state the ability to reject the renewal of vehicle registration for parents who are more than six payments behind […]

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