August 9, 2019

Child Custody for Same-Sex Couples

Recently, I had a case where I represented the non-biological mother in a divorce and child custody action. My opposing counsel strongly believed that the child […]
March 13, 2019

When to Mediate

I recently had a couple who wanted to go to mediation for their divorce. The issue, they had not filed for divorce yet. Unfortunately, in order […]
March 12, 2019

Mediation and its Irrevocable Nature

In an initial consultation with a prospective client one of the things that gets discussed is Mediation. In nearly every family law matter, mediation is a […]
January 17, 2019


This morning I was headed to a doctor appointment. I generally knew where it was, but it had been quite some time since I had been […]
November 9, 2018

I Can’t Afford An Attorney!!!

I completely and totally understand this. I hear it a lot that a potential client cannot afford an attorney. However, sometimes you just cannot afford to […]
October 4, 2018

What to Expect in Mediation!

If you have an attorney, hopefully,  your attorney has told you what to expect in mediation. If you do not have an attorney or if your […]
October 4, 2018

Uh Oh, A Child Support Suit is Filed

Did you know that the Attorney General of Texas will help establish child support? This is a great service for those who cannot afford an attorney […]
September 4, 2018

It’s About Compromise

Last night my youngest child came downstairs saying he did not want to sleep in his room.  This is my child who has had a lot […]
August 30, 2018

Same-Sex Divorce – Is there a Difference?

Everyone talks about same-sex marriage now that it is legal in all of the United States, but what about  divorce.  Is a same-sex couple divorce different […]