Adoption and How The Process Works

Posted by Marci Martinez & filed under blog.

Adoption is one of the areas of law that is almost always has a happy ending. Texas law provides for private adoptions and adoptions through an agency. There are also provisions for stepparents to adopt their stepchildren. For any adoption, even for stepparents, one of the legal requirements is that there is an adoption home study.  The home… Read more »

Martinez Legal Group Selected as Elite Legal Firm in Family Law

Posted by Marci Martinez & filed under blog, News.

Martinez Legal Group is thrilled to be selected by US Business News as an elite legal firm in family law for 2020. US Business News, a renowned national publication, chooses winners of its annual legal elite awards program based solely on merit. The publication showcases those in the legal sector who display best in class… Read more »

The Fear of Divorce: Understanding and Tackling Your Fears

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Divorce and fear go hand in hand. If you are feeling some anxiety about the idea of divorce or the divorce process itself, know that you are not alone. Fear of the unknown is one of the most common reactions to the divorce process.   Understanding Divorce Fears While divorce can be scary, managing your fears is an important part of the divorce process.  Fear can result in… Read more »

5 Things You Need to Know About Child Custody

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Child custody is often the most sensitive issue in a divorce or family law case. A Denton County divorce lawyer can help you sort out the issues regarding child custody and help the divorce process go a lot smoother. Here are five things you should know: 1. Legal custody and physical custody are different. Legal… Read more »

Considering a Divorce? What should you know beforehand?

Posted by Marci Martinez & filed under blog.

Filing for divorce is not an easy decision. There are several things you should consider beforehand. Knowing what to expect before filing for divorce can make the process easier. Before you start searching for a family lawyer in Texas, prepare yourself by considering these factors first. What are some important things to consider before a… Read more »