Category: Divorce

Legal Terms Glossary: Understanding “Legalese” in Family Law

Legal Terms Glossary to Help You Understand Your Family Law Attorney Legal Terms are Confusing Legal Terms can be really confusing.  Most professions have jargon used only in their profession.  Most other groups have some of their own language.  But, we can all agree that attorneys are the worst! Legal Terms Cause Miscommunication Attorneys have [..]

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Children and Child Custody: Preparing for a Successful Divorce Part Two

Preparing for a Successful Divorce:  Children and Child Custody; Knowledge is Power Children and child custody may be your first though when considering divorce.  It may be something you have pondered for awhile or it may be that an event has caused an immediate breakdown of your marriage.  You may have been unexpectedly served with divorce [..]

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Divorce Finances: Preparing for a Successful Divorce Part One

Divorce Finances:  Knowledge is Power Divorce is never simple, but preparing for a successful divorce gives you the winning edge. The more solid documentation you have, the better your strategy will be. Your divorce may be something you have thought about for awhile or it may be that an event has caused an immediate breakdown of [..]

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Divorce with Special Needs Child

Divorce with Special Needs Child: Challenges Divorcing parents of a special needs child face additional challenges.  When entering into a divorce with children, parents typically consider the best interests of their children. As parents of a special needs child, it is especially important to pay particular attention to how the divorce affects the child. Raising [..]

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Coping: Holiday Conflict Resolution

Holiday Conflict Is a Reality Posting near holidays presents a real dilemma.  I want to post pictures of feasts and family celebrations, kids hunting eggs, unwrapping gifts, lighting the Menorah or Kinarah, decorating the Christmas tree, blowing out birthday candles and watching fireworks. I also recognize that the holidays can be a stressful time for divorced families, [..]

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Complex Divorce with Children Survival Guide

True Story:  One Fort Worth Family  Survived a Complex Divorce with Children and High Assets by MaryHartin We  survived a high-asset complex divorce with children. The divorce was also extremely high conflict.  More importantly, my children survived the high-asset, complex, high-conflict divorce.  How did we do it?  We took charge of our destiny and we put our [..]

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High-Asset Divorce Fort Worth | Weatherford

High-Asset Divorce Complex Property Division: Top Attorney Providing Complex High-Asset Divorce Representation in Fort Worth and Weatherford, Texas In high-asset divorce cases that involve significant assets and complex issues, it is critical to hire the most experienced and qualified attorney possible in order to protect your interests.  Business and other assets must be properly evaluated [..]

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Military Divorce

Military Divorce Military divorce is a divorce involving military personnel. Most noteworthy there are special considerations in military divorces. First of all, you may be entitled to a portion of a military retirement. Just like civilian retirement, this will depend on several factors. One misconception is that you can’t get a portion of the retirement unless you have been [..]

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Bankruptcy-Divorce?

Bankruptcy Stops Your Divorce! Bankruptcy-Divorce.  The other day it happened to me. Again. The two parties and the two lawyers were in a settlement conference and about to close a deal. Then the other party asked her lawyer how this settlement was going to affect her bankruptcy “bankruptcy-divorce? She had never mentioned that she was in bankruptcy and [..]

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