Texas allows parties to divorce without any fault on either party. This means that divorce can be granted simply because the parties no longer desire to be married. This wasn’t always the case. In the past, one or both parties were required to allege some fault-based grounds for divorce to allow the Court to grant their request for a divorce.Read More
What happens if one spouse has contributed to the other spouse’s separate property? What happens if one spouse has paid the mortgage on a separate property home during the marriage only to realize the spouse who owned the home prior to marriage gets all the benefit? This article is going to discuss one of those claims: a claim for reimbursement.Read More
Divorce is a tough word to hear and an even tougher process to go through. It can leave you reeling, not knowing where to turn or what to do. All of a sudden, your whole life is up in the air and there seems to be no stable ground anywhere. Everything from your children, your home and your livelihood are up for grabs.The final decision may be made by a stranger you've never met, and in a courtroom you've never been to. There is one vital piece of advice I give all my clients:
Below are answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about divorce. The answers are general in nature, and are designed to help you understand the divorce law and process. The individual circumstances of your case may vary, and may affect the results in your case. For more information about your case, contact us.Read More
In Texas, there are two primary categories property falls into when going through a divorce. Those two categories are Community Property and Separate Property. These distinctions are incredibly important to the court when determining how to divide property during a divorce.Read More
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Going through a divorce can be one of the most difficult things a person does. It is mentally and emotionally exhausting. Your life is being changed completely and in every way. Divorce is hard because it touches on every aspect of life. Your children, your relationships, your finances, etc. There’s quite a bit to learn before you go through the process.Read More