Family Law & Divorce Information in Houston, Texas

Family Law, Divorce, In Houston Texas

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Three Benefits of Establishing a Family Trust

Author: | February 21st, 2014 | Category : Houston Divorce Attorney

Three Benefits of Establishing a Family Trust  Let’s take a moment to discuss your circumstances. You have a family business or considerable assets, and want to provide for your family while protecting your assets and saving on taxes.  How do you achieve all of that in a completely legal and beneficial way? You establish a family trust. In the US, a family trust is a discretionary trust established to manage … Read more »

Filing A Divorce Case And Looking To Hire A Private Investigator?

Author: | January 23rd, 2014 | Category : Legal News

Filing A Divorce Case And Looking To Hire A Private Investigator? It is a fact that before few years divorce occurred rarely between couples and specifically for those who do not stand to live along with their partner anymore. In the current scenario, divorces are getting common and it is considered nearly as common as marriages itself. Nowadays, divorces have become a controversial thing and are occurred mostly to take … Read more »

California’s Criminal Record Expungement Law Provides Real Relief

Author: | January 21st, 2014 | Category : Legal News

California’s Criminal Record Expungement Law Provides Real Relief Former offenders in most states have legal remedies to help former offenders clear their criminal record, or at least minimize the harm it causes, after waiting periods are met.  Of course, no state allows all offenses and the laws vary by state.    California’s expungement law is one of the most generous to former offenders. In order for a person to be eligible … Read more »

Protecting the Protector

Author: | January 11th, 2014 | Category : News

Protecting the Protector  Many who own firearms do so for the purpose of personal protection. Family and loved ones come first when it comes to a home intrusion or other situations that require self defense – and it typically only takes a split second to do what is best for those whom you care about. Unfortunately, what many gun owners don’t realize is that even in the act of self … Read more »

When Does Infidelity Become A Form Of Domestic Abuse?

Author: | January 11th, 2014 | Category : Harris County Family Law Attorney

When Does Infidelity Become A Form Of Domestic Abuse? In most cases, infidelity is considered a form of domestic abuse. An unfaithful husband, especially if he has the tendency to be aggressive, does not care who he hurts. Generally, his wife becomes as vulnerable and frail as a victim of physical abuse. A cheating husband may scoff at the idea that he is abusing his wife. After all, he only … Read more »

What Happens To My Driver’s License If I’ve Been Arrested For DUI?

Author: | January 9th, 2014 | Category : Legal News

What Happens To My Driver’s License If I’ve Been Arrested For DUI?  If you are like most drivers, driving makes you feel free and independent. What most drivers seem to forget is that driving is a privilege. Therefore, they feel disoriented if their driver’s license gets suspended after they’ve been arrested for DUI. Every state has a law requiring the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) to suspend the driver’s license … Read more »

Methods used to acquire information from other parties to a divorce

Author: | December 13th, 2013 | Category : Houston Divorce Attorney

Methods used to acquire information from other parties to a divorce Courts are places of records. Information that is pertinent to the case is sought with vengeance. It is not enough to come up with a solid case based on circumstantial evidence. You need to prove your points of law using information that is admissible in court. The Houston law drafters therefore devised several methods you can use to obtain … Read more »

Is there anything you can do to influence the court in your favor?

Author: | December 11th, 2013 | Category : Houston Divorce Attorney

Is there anything you can do to influence the court in your favor? A judge in a divorce court has seen it all. He or she has seen the drama queens, the crocodile tears, the acting, the anger and foul temper…all of it. Few things will faze a Houston family law judge. In fact, most of them get angry when you try to impress them. However, they are also humans … Read more »

Houston Divorce Court Staff

Author: | December 10th, 2013 | Category : Harris County District Courts Divorce

Houston Divorce Court Staff If your Houston divorce lawyer has not already told you the staff that you will encounter in the divorce court, the list below can be informative. It is important to know the role of each of these people. They will be the people who will determine the path your future will take. In most courts, they are a regular feature. The Court Clerk This is the … Read more »

Duties of a Houston Divorce Lawyer

Author: | December 7th, 2013 | Category : Houston Divorce Lawyer

Duties of a Houston Divorce Lawyer Even if your marriage has failed, your life has to go on. This calls for a logical analysis and conclusion of divorce proceedings. A Houston divorce lawyer has his work clearly cut. He will not only be your legal counselor, but he will also be responsible for reining in your emotions which if left unchecked, might ruin your chances at a relatively quiet process. … Read more »