Fort Worth Family Law Blog

Calculate Texas Child Support

Do you need to calculate Texas child support? A few days ago I was asked: ”If I re-married, will my new spouse’s income make my child support go up?”  In other words, “Is household income after re-marriage used to calculate Texas child support?” The answer to the question is basically “No. spousal income is not [..]

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Temporary Restraining Order With Injunctions

It is a temporary restraining order with injunctions – nothing personal. Lets say you just received a temporary restraining order. It says you can’t even spend your own money during your divorce. Is a temporary restraining order with Injunctions an accusation of wrong doing? What is a temporary restraining order? What are Injunctions? Why do we [..]

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Hiring An Attorney

How to Hire An Attorney   In this article, you will find out the ins and outs of hiring an attorney.  Whether this is your first encounter with the legal system or you are an old pro when it comes to the courts, our quick and easy guide to hiring an attorney will help you [..]

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Knowledge About Divorce is Power

Thinking About Divorce? Knowledge about divorce is power. Statistics indicate that nearly half of all couples will divorce.   Whether the statistics are accurate or not, a number of people make a decision to end their marriage every day.  Read through our divorce blogs for useful information, on navigating your way through a divorce.  We try [..]

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Divorce Tips for Valentine’s Day

9 Divorce Tips For Valintines Day   Divorce + Valentine’s Day = Tough (These 9 Divorce Tips Really Work!) Valentine’s Day looms large in February.  Ads for flowers, jewelry, chocolates abound.  Hearts are everywhere.  For those going through Divorce, this is a really tough time of year.  What can you do about it?  Volunteer.  Sign up [..]

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Giving Thanks . . . Family Law Issue Makes it Harder

Family Law Matters Do Not Stop for Holidays Thanksgiving means so many different things to people.  When you are in the middle of family law matter, such as a divorce, custody or termination, it is so easy to focus only on that one thing. Thanksgiving Day is a day to give thanks for the many [..]

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Stepparent Adoption . . . Blending Your Family

This week’s topic, stepparent adoptions, is particularly special to us.  Bob and Syd Leonard personally experience the joys (and challenges) of blended families.  We have chosen stepparent adoption for two of our children and one of our daughters chose stepparent adoption for her son.  November is both National Adoption Month and Thanksgiving.  Our family will be [..]

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