If you are married to a narcissist the most important thing you can do is to hire a divorce attorney who understands the challenges and obstacles that will likely be involved. Whether your spouse has been diagnosed with Narcissistic Personality Disorder, or has one or more of the narcissistic behaviors listed below, they will likely […]
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The Ultimate Guide to Hiring a Divorce Attorney
Did you know that according to the Holmes and Rahe Stress Scale, divorce is the second most stressful life event you could experience? From grieving your marriage to managing your children’s reactions to the news, going through a divorce can be extremely overwhelming. In addition, navigating the legal complexities of a divorce can also take a toll […]
How to Claim Sole Custody after a Divorce?
We all know parenting is complex, and the divorce process doesn’t simplify it at all. But when you separate from your spouse, you might not realize that you must go through a court battle to get sole custody of your children. Parental rights are a crucial part of a divorce. Read on to find out […]
7 Tips for Finding a Great Divorce Lawyer in Texas
Are you going through a divorce? Perhaps you’re looking for someone who will protect your interests and help you get a fair settlement. Or maybe you want someone to give you objective advice, keep you calm and ease your stress during a divorce. If so, it would be best to hire a great divorce lawyer […]
Divorce Decree: What Is It and When Is It Issued?
In the state of Texas, 11% of marriages end in divorce. Even when a divorce is amicable, there are still myriad legalities that need to be addressed. So do you know what part the divorce decree plays in the process? Covering everything from child support to property division, this document is essential to protect your interests. […]
Should We Settle Our Divorce Before Hiring Lawyers?
Often people try to settle their divorce before engaging lawyers in their case. Most are motivated to keep lawyers out of the process in order to save money, but some are also trying to be amicable so that co-parenting will be smoother and believe that lawyers will muddy the relationships. They anticipate that they will […]
How to Negotiate Alimony in Texas
Are you expecting to get paid alimony as a result of your divorce? Here’s what to know about (and how to fight for) alimony in Texas: 11% of Texan women are divorced, and most people assume that nearly all of them receive alimony. Yet very few of them do. This is because alimony in Texas is […]
Planning for Divorce Checklist: What to Do Before You Start Your Divorce
Believe it or not, a good divorce starts before it even happens. A good divorce is prepared. See the ultimate divorce checklist here. No one who gets married ever anticipates the way things might go south. The unfortunate reality is that while the divorce rate may be going down in recent years, many couples all […]
Do I Need to Hire a Divorce Attorney If My Spouse and I Agree on Everything?
My spouse and I agree on everything or nearly everything—do I still need a divorce attorney? Find out what’s recommended here. Do you really need a divorce attorney if you agree on everything with your spouse? You’re not required by law to have a lawyer, but you may want legal representation, even if you think […]
What Are the Legal Ways in Which a Divorce Complaint May Be Served in Texas?
Recently, the New York Post reported that former Alaska governor and previous Vice Presidential candidate Sarah Palin learned of her husband’s desire to pursue a divorce through an email she received from her husband’s attorney on June 19, 2019. However, the divorce itself was not filed by Todd Palin until almost three months after the […]