Making Informed Decisions In Your Divorce

Posted by Marci Martinez & filed under blog.

Going through a divorce is one of the most stressful life-changing events you may ever experience. The need to make good decisions can seem overwhelming. However, when those are informed decisions, you can feel in control of the process instead of feeling like the process is controlling them. How to Make Informed Financial Decisions During… Read more »

How Is Child Custody and Child Support Determined?

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Issues of child custody and visitation (referred to under Texas law as conservatorship and possession) and child support are often contentious, but they do not need to be. At Martinez Legal, we assist parents in establishing their own agreements. If that is not possible, we will go to court to fight for our client’s rights…. Read more »

How Divorce After 50 is Different

Posted by Marci Martinez & filed under blog.

Divorce after 50, or Gray Divorce as it is often called, presents unique issues not generally found in divorces among younger people. There are likely no minor children, but the couple has accumulated more assets than younger people since they have been married longer. Two main issues that are challenging in a Gray Divorce are:… Read more »

Why Should My Divorce Be Child Centered?

Posted by Marci Martinez & filed under blog.

When parents divorce, they are often so caught up in their own disagreements that they let their emotions get in the way of doing what is best for the children. At Martinez Legal, P.C., we help our clients make their divorce child-centered. A child-centered divorce can make a tremendous difference in the future of the… Read more »

Divorce and Addiction Issues

Posted by Marci Martinez & filed under blog.

Addiction is often a reason for divorce, whether it is an addiction to alcohol, drugs, sex, pornography, or any other addiction. At Martinez Legal, P.C., we have had clients who are addicted as well as clients whose spouse is the one with an addiction problem. The most important consideration in this scenario is what is the best… Read more »