December 22, 2014

Can I Get Spousal Support In Texas?

Until about twenty years ago, the answer was “no.” The Legislature enacted limited alimony in the 1990s, and the law has been recently expanded with 2011’s […]
December 18, 2014

Temporary Orders In A Divorce

Even the fastest divorce proceeding can take months, and sometimes the parties cannot wait that long for enforceable court orders concerning property division, child custody, child […]
December 18, 2014

Supreme Court Poised To Rule On Marriage Equality

Gay marriage cases from around the country are working their way to the high court, and the justices may well review one or all of them. […]
November 7, 2014

Houstons Family Lawyer on Same-Sex Marriage in Texas

My firm is dedicated to family law in Houston, and that means every family. Here’s a quick update on what’s going to take place regarding gay […]
November 2, 2014

Houston Family Mediation Attorney Lists Advantages

Family disputes are always a difficult situation. The Three Cs of Mediation can make this difficult time a little easier. Cost One of the reasons family […]
October 30, 2014

How Is Child Support Collected in Houston Texas?

A previous post examined Texas’ child support philosophy. While the state’s version of the income shares model is rather unique, the enforcement and collection mechanisms should […]
October 28, 2014

How Is Child Support Determined in Houston Texas?

Some noncustodial parents are greatly bothered by the fact that their child support money goes to car payments, meals at McDonald’s and other items that they […]
October 27, 2014

Why You Should Not Represent Yourself in Family Law Matters

Hiring a family law attorney in Houston is not something that should be taken lightly. The legal process is complex and you should always speak with […]
October 27, 2014

Common Law Divorce in Houston

While a common law (or informal) marriage does exist there is no such thing as a common law divorce. If you believe you are married then […]