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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Remote Family Law Practices – A Brave New Future!

In these unprecedented times of the COVID-19 pandemic, conducting business remotely has become a priority for many businesses including family law firms.

Fortunately for our clients, all of us at Schreier & Housewirth have fully embraced the idea of practicing remotely, as we’ve already employed many cloud-based, remote solutions for […]