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 […]
The first question is fairly simple to answer as every divorce goes through the same process until the divorce decree is signed.
The answer to […]
Divorcing is a life event that can get very emotional, as any divorce attorney can tell you.
Yet as normal as having strong emotions during a divorce may be, they represent only one part of the divorce equation.
Divorce lawyers recognize that there are two separate components to a divorce: […]
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 […]
When the need for a family law attorney arises in the Fort Worth area, finding the right practice to work with your family is essential.
Though there is no shortage of family law firms to choose from, Schreier & Housewirth is a practice that rises above the rest in our […]
The coronavirus pandemic has drastically changed life for many, creating new challenges for daily existence.
Stay-at-home orders, changes to work and childcare schedules, and other unanticipated changes have been especially challenging for those dealing with divorce or the potential for one.
Whether your divorce is in process or you just […]
Texas statics show that 33% of all women will experience intimate partner violence in her lifetime which can significantly affect a family and the course of a resulting divorce in Texas.
Divorce attorneys find that even in what seem to be simpler divorce cases, the normal rules of divorce can […]
A divorce that includes a special needs child can be a more complicated undertaking than that of the standard arrangement that most other couples might have when facing a divorce with children involved.
Divorce lawyers who have counseled parents in these situations find that it involves much more detailed planning […]
“Just make them go away!”
This is the command I receive from many families enduring the constant prying, testing, and interrogation that goes on in any CPS investigation and here is my reply, “You can’t un-ring the bell.”
Once you and your family have caught the attention of a CPS […]
After struggling in an abusive marriage for seven years, Billy needed to break free from Allison and her explosive behavior.
Billy had an overwhelming concern – protecting his son Jason and making sure he was appointed primary joint managing conservator.
An Overwhelming Problem – Son Jason
Complicating the case was […]
A doctor (I’ll call her Joan) recently called me, concerned about pursuing a divorce from her husband who was also a physician and worried that a public and contentious divorce would expose her husband’s alcoholism and jeopardize his professional standing and even his medical license.
Both parties owned an interest […]