Mediation and the Abusive Relationship

You may have been told that your divorce case will require mediation. if you have been in an abusive marriage, you may feel especially nervous about facing your spouse since mediation is less formal than a courtroom. It is common to feel a little nervous, and also to feel worried…

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Stop Domestic Violence – “It’s Never Too Late to Change the Road You’re On”

Stop Domestic Violence   Domestic violence hurts, kills, and ruins lives.  The effects are felt for years, generations even. Making a change requires determination and a willingness to ask for help. While traveling in Fort Worth, I happened to see the beautiful artwork above, which is located at Safe Haven…

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Is Your Divorce and Family Law Attorney There for you in an Emergency?

Is your divorce and family law attorney “there for you” in an emergency?  What is a “true” emergency?  How should you handle an emergency in your family law case?    Legal problems sometimes do result in true emergencies.  There are also urgent situations that feel like emergencies because they are…

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Is your Ex Spouse Ignoring Court Orders? What to do

If you have a final court order and your ex-spouse is ignoring the orders, you should consult a Texas family law attorney to discuss filing a Motion to Enforce. A Motion to Enforce the court’s judgment is available to enforce a prior court order in a divorce case. The enforcement may…

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