Can I Travel With My Children While Getting a Divorce?

If you are getting a divorce in Texas and you have children, you may want to take a trip with your children during the time the divorce is pending. Are you allowed to do it? Well, the first question to ask yourself is whether you are under any court orders.…

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Uncontested Divorce… or Not?

There is a lot of confusion about the term “uncontested divorce”. “Uncontested divorce” is sometimes used to mean “a divorce that has an agreement at the end of it, rather than a trial”.  In that sense, it is used to mean a “cooperative divorce”. However, just because there isn’t a…

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Can you buy a House While you are Going through a Divorce in Texas?

Can you? Yes. But should you?  Probably not.  At least not without some preparation. Here are some things you should know if you are thinking about buying a house before your divorce is final. Texas is a community property state.  There is not a “legal separation” in Texas.  So, you…

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Thinking of a Separation? Here are some tips…

If you are thinking of separating from your spouse.. here are some things a Texas family law attorney wants you to know… There is no “legal separation” in Texas.  Here in Texas, you can’t file a family law case and ask to be granted a “legal separation”. You can, however,…

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