Family law

POSTED IN Family law ON August 14, 2018

Why it’s important to speak to an experienced Trial Attorney

Why it’s important to speak to an experienced Trial Attorney

From celebrities to everyday working people, issues surrounding Family Law can have a big impact on people’s lives. A recent Time magazine article stated that while divorce rates in the United States have been declining, still approximately 17 of every 1000 individuals experience a divorce each year. Along with divorce comes a myriad of other […]

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POSTED IN Family law ON July 31, 2018

What is the Role of a Trial Attorney?

What is the Role of a Trial Attorney?

Many people in Texas deal with family law issues. This could involve estate matters or disputes of inheritance, divorce and child custody and a variety of other issues. These legal matters are very important to family members and the outcome of these cases often impacts those involved for the rest of their lives. To this […]

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POSTED IN Divorce, Family law ON June 6, 2018

Dealing With Property in a Texas Divorce

Texas is a community property state. Community means the property belongs to both spouses. Property acquired during the marriage is community property. Even property that was acquired while domiciled outside of Texas, but being dealt with in a Texas divorce, is community property. Texas Family Code 3.003 says that property possessed at the time of […]

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POSTED IN Family law ON May 7, 2018

What Are the Effects of Domestic Violence on Children?

In the U.S., there are high rates of domestic violence among live-in partners and married couples. Many people focus primarily on the men and women involved in these relationships, when in reality there is more to it. They forget that domestic violence has a more damaging impact on the children who are caught in the […]

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POSTED IN Family law ON March 4, 2018

What is the Protection Against Family Violence Act?

What is the Protection Against Family Violence Act?

The Protection Against Family Violence Act, or PAFVA, is designed to provide protection for all family members against violence. There are several legal options available to victims through the act, including getting a restraining order. For victims of domestic violence, it is important to understand what the act is and what steps should be taken […]

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POSTED IN Family law ON February 15, 2018

How a Family Lawyer can help you

How a Family Lawyer can help you

The family courts in Dallas, Texas handle a variety of cases and, while these aren’t criminal cases, the stakes can be just as high. Where one’s freedom may be at stake in criminal cases, many situations handled in the family courts can put your possessions, property, finances, and even your relationship with your children in […]

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POSTED IN Family law ON January 3, 2018

What Are The Most Common Family Law Cases?

What Are The Most Common Family Law Cases?

What are the Most Common Family Law Cases? Family law is a complex area of the legal system. Generally, it involves a wide variety of issues experienced in a family. Many of these cases are handled in a family court and deal with highly emotional issues. The court’s role is to be fair and make […]

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