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: How to… Read more »

Positive Habits to Help You Through Your Divorce

Posted by Lynette Boyd & filed under blog.

Going through a divorce is a highly stressful event no matter why you and your spouse have decided to separate. This is true even if you both agree that the divorce is in your best interest. This is particularly true if one of you wants the divorce and the other one does not. Learning Positive Habits Can… Read more »

Common Divorce Questions: How Long Does It Take to Get Divorced?

Posted by Lynette Boyd & filed under blog.

There is no easy answer to the question about how long it will take for the divorce to be final. According to Texas law, there is a minimum waiting period of 60 days after the suit was filed.  If you and your spouse agree on the resolution of every issue, and file your written settlement agreement with… 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 child(ren). This… 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 interest of the children and… Read more »