Your Court Proceedings After Harvey

If you were involved in any type of court proceeding at the time that Hurricane Harvey hit Houston, you probably have already noticed that delays were created in Houston and in surrounding counties.   Flooding occurred at some of the Houston courthouses.  Staffing at the Courthouses, county offices and private law…

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When Emotions are Involved, there are no “Easy Cases”

There are no easy cases really. Sure some cases are less complicated legally but there is always an emotional factor. Whether you are going through a divorce which seems simple or going to court for a probate matter in which a loved one died, you should be prepared to feel…

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Alzheimer’s Disease KNOW THE FACTS

Alzheimer’s Disease Signs and Symptoms, courtesy of GeriatricNursing.org This is an excellent source of information.   If you or a loved one are experiencing signs of Alzheimer’s, contact a medical professional for diagnosis.  An elder law and estate planning attorney can help by creating powers of attorney and other necessary documents…

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Applying to College After Harvey

We know the college admissions process can be stressful. After a natural disaster like Hurricane Harvey, many Texas families in Texas may be preoccupied with much bigger issues at this time. Fortunately, many universities are aware of this struggle and have offered extension dates on due dates. Check with FEMA…

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Should I Sign This?

We get a lot of inquiries from potential clients wondering if they should sign a document.   The most common documents in question are “Waivers of citation”, Final Divorce Decrees, Settlement offers, Paperwork in Attorney General Child Support Cases, leases, modifications of contracts and sales agreements. First of all, if…

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So Many Ways to Make a Difference in a Child’s Life

There are many ways to make a difference in a child’s life.  In honor of National Adoption Month, I’d like to share a few ways. Here are some resources that include all types and levels of involvement.  Click on each suggestion to get a link to more information on how…

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November is Adoption Month!

November is adoption month.  All month long, national awareness is turned towards adoption and adoptive families everywhere are remembering the events that shaped their families and made their lives complete. November 18th is National Adoption Day, a day which is “a collective, national effort to raise awareness of more than…

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