August 5, 2015

Same-Sex Couple Step-Parent Adoptions in Texas

Prior to June 26, 2015 same-sex couples had to go through hoops in order to ensure that both parents had equal rights to their children. These […]
August 3, 2015

Personal Attention

Shopping for an attorney is like shopping for a dress. I have been shopping for a dress a lot lately. I needed a very specific dress […]
July 31, 2015

Change of Name in Divorce

In Texas, if a party wishes to change their name to a name they previous used as part of the divorce the Judge must grant it, […]
July 30, 2015

Texas No-Fault Divorce?

Is there really such a thing as a no-fault divorce? I mean someone has to be at fault right? In Texas, the general answer is yes […]
July 29, 2015

Do I Need a Divorce Now That Same-Sex Marriage is Legal?

You are two women or two men who got married ten years ago in Boston, Massachusetts, but you live in Texas. You separated a year later. […]
July 28, 2015

Is there Same-Sex Common Law Marriage in Texas?

There has been much debate amongst attorneys in Texas regarding the state of common law marriage as it relates to same-sex couples. Some attorneys believe that […]
July 27, 2015

6 Steps to a Step-Parent Adoption in Texas

teptep-parent adoptions are happy occasions in most instances, however, there are many steps that are involved in order to have the adoption granted. It may seem […]
July 22, 2015

Why Mediation is Better than Leaving it Up to the Judge

In my previous post I talked about one of the benefits of mediation is that you maintain control of the outcome of the case. I came […]
July 21, 2015

How Mediation Works in Divorce

You may be saying to yourself, “If we cannot get along, how in the world is mediation going to work for our divorce?” You may be […]