July 7, 2016

7 Steps to Active Listening in Family Law

You might be asking yourself, what does active listening have to do with a family law attorney. I see a couple of ways in which active […]
July 5, 2016

Can You File For Divorce Without an Attorney?

The short answer is yes. Yes you read that right, I said yes you can. I am even going to give you a checklist to help […]
July 1, 2016

Family Law is Like a Puzzle

My boy convinced me to buy him a puzzle today so after we came home from the store he started putting it together while I was […]
July 1, 2016

Six Steps to Step-Parent Adoptions

I’ve talked in the past about same-sex couple step-parent adoptions, but what about the average step-parent adoption. The Texas Family Code provides guidance on accomplishing a […]
June 29, 2016

Deadly Shooting After Hearing In Arizona

Yesterday evening a grandfather shot and killed the mother and grandmother of his grandchild. Apparently he did not like the outcome from a hearing that had […]
June 29, 2016

Consultation Fees – Good or bad?

I get a lot of telephone calls asking if I charge a consultation fee. The simple answer is yes, but the more complicated answer is that […]
June 28, 2016

Storms – Calming or Scary

As I sit in my office working on cases I hear the thunder rolling, the dark clouds covering the sky, and the rain coming down. Sometimes […]
June 23, 2016

With Same Sex Marriage Comes Complications

As many people celebrated the decision almost one year ago today when the Supreme Court of the United States said same-sex couples could get legally married […]
June 20, 2016

Kids Say and Do The Darndest Things

Our children can be some of the most frustrating yet wonderful creatures that come into our lives. Sometimes the stress of parenting styles comes into play […]