The Divorce Quick Start

Every Texas divorce follows these steps from start to finish: Petition for Divorce — this is the document that opens your case at the courthouse.  The legal document ranges from two to 20 pages in length, depending on the circumstances.  Every petition will include the basics such as names of the parties and children, dates of […]

Watch Your Social Media Presence When Divorcing!

Social media has changed the world in many ways, a means of communications that is used to share our lives with family and friends.

What divorce attorneys now know is that as beneficial as social media can be, it can also work against those seeking a divorce.

If planning to […]

When CPS Investigations Become YOUR Problem!

Getting a visit from Child Protective Services looking to do a CPS investigation is a very serious issue, one that most parents are surprised by when it happens to them.

The fact is, it happens more than you might think it does and for all kinds of reasons.

As experienced […]

Selecting A Divorce Lawyer? Know Your Decision-Making Style!

Do you paint with a broad brush or are you a stickler for the details?

Each of us falls somewhere on the decision-making spectrum and it affects our approach to many of life’s big decisions – like divorce.

It is All In the Decision-Making Details

That detail, including choosing the […]

Case Study – Alleviating The Fear of CPS Investigations!

Case Study in Family Law: How I helped one family respond to a CPS investigation

I’ll call them Rob and Jenn to respect their privacy.

They owned a successful small business and were the parents of two children, Jason 15 and Emily 13.

A Crisis Already Existed

Mom and dad […]