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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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Avoid Expensive Probate: No DIY Estate Planning

How to Avoid Expensive Probate,  by Kim Young Do you want to avoid expensive probate issues? In this “immediate gratification” world we now live in, it’s very easy to “do-it-yourself” Estate Planning. Unfortunately, most of the documents that one can find on the Internet are not sufficient to Texas Estates Code standards and lack the formality that [..]

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Common Divorce Questions

Fort Worth attorney Bob Leonard Answers 16 common divorce questions in Fort Worth, Texas. Commonly asked divorce questions answered by Bob Leonard, Board certified family law attorney practicing in Fort Worth, Texas. Bob has compiled a list of common divorce questions.  ” Most clients come into my office with one or more of these common divorce [..]

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Dating After Divorce

Dating After Divorce  Dating After Divorce can be tricky, whether or not you have children. However, if you DO have children it’s even trickier. I chose not to date for quite some time after my divorce. This is an individual decision. However, I recommend waiting until you are satisfactorily recovered from your divorce before testing the dating waters [..]

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Three D’s in Divorce: Avoid Them

Three D’s In Divorce: Avoid Them  I call them the Three D’s in Divorce, because they are areas where we see people get into trouble during their divorce, and sometimes, it hits them hard. The First “D”- DRUGS The first “D”of the Three D’s in Divorce is drugs. If children are involved in any family law matter, then [..]

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Parental Alienation

Parental Alienation: Your Children are the Real Victims Sometimes there are strong negative feelings between two parents.  Sometimes one parent will try to pull the child away from the other.  If you have said any of these things, you need an attorney who is tough enough to fight the parental alienation battle and compassionate enough [..]

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Same Sex Marriage Texas

Same Sex Marriage:  What it Means for Texas Family Law Politics aside, there is no doubt that we have witnessed history in the making. On June 26, 2015, the United States Supreme Court changed the standard notion of marriage forever when it ruled that same sex-marriage is legal in all 50 states. Same-sex couples began to obtain marriage licenses in some areas [..]

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