Understanding the Divorce Process

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Understanding the Divorce Process

As soon as I realized that my marriage was starting to fail, I knew that I should start looking into hiring the right attorney. I didn't want to get left struggling to pay my bills, and I was concerned about my children's well-being. To ward off problems, I started searching for the right attorney. I found a great representative, and he carefully guided me through the divorce process. It was amazing to learn what to expect and how to resolve challenges. This blog is all about understanding the divorce process and avoiding issues in the future. You never know when you might need these tips.


Dividing Up Property In A Contested Divorce

When you are getting a divorce, emotions can run high even during the most amicable of breakups. If your spouse is contesting the divorce, you will need a divorce attorney that can represent you and help you fight for what is rightfully yours. In Texas, all assets that were acquired during the marriage are marital property, and they are divided in half, regardless of who tries to claim the assets. If you brought any property into the marriage, inherited property, or received a gift, these are all considered separate property. Read More 

How Are Assets Handled In Divorce If One Person Came Into The Marriage With More Assets?

  It is rare that two people who are getting married will think about what could happen if they have to get a divorce. It is also unlikely that they will both come into the marriage with the same amount of money, belongings, and property. Sadly, some marriages do break down and if it happens to you it is important to know what will happen to the assets you brought to the marriage. Read More 

Three Questions About Collaborative Divorces

Have you mutually decided to get a divorce from your spouse? If so, you two might want to make the divorce process easier by getting a collaborative divorce. This is ideal for married couples that are still willing to communicate with each other and make sensible compromises. Here are three questions you may have about getting a collaborative divorce. What Are Collaborative Divorces? What makes collaborative divorces different from other types of divorces is the negotiation process. Read More 

What To Do If You Cannot Pay Your Child Support Payments

The child support system is meant to help provide for the financial needs of your children when you get a divorce. This is a system that ensures both parents have an active role in supporting the kids equally. However, if one parent stops contributing, this can cause a major issue for the children and the other parent. If you are not able to pay a scheduled child support payment, the following can be helpful. Read More 

Can Your Loved One Be Released On Their Own Recognizance?

It can be devastating to find out that a loved one has been arrested and is now residing in jail. Thoughts about guilt or innocence may need to be put on the back-burner until your loved obtains freedom. While bail and bail bonds can offer some people freedom from jail, there may be an even easier and less expensive way to get out of jail. Read on to learn more about being released on your own recognizance (OR). Read More