Will I Have To Pay Spousal Support After Divorce?

Posted by Marci Martinez & filed under Blog.

Are you facing the prospect of divorce and wondering if you’ll be required to pay spousal support? The answer isn’t a simple “yes” or “no.” In Texas, spousal support, also known as spousal maintenance, is subject to specific criteria. Let’s break down the key points shared by our legal expert. Minimum Marriage Duration: To even… Read more »

Can There Be a Good Divorce?

Posted by Marci Martinez & filed under Blog.

Divorce is typically associated with emotions like anger, resentment, and heartache. However, can there truly be a good divorce? Can a couple navigate the treacherous waters of separation and emerge on the other side with their dignity intact and a semblance of harmony? Surprisingly, yes – a good divorce is possible, provided certain conditions are… Read more »

Does a Child Have a Say in Which Parent They Live With After Divorce in Texas?

Posted by Marci Martinez & filed under Blog.

The issue of which parent a child will live after divorce is primarily decided based on “the best interest of the child” standard in the state of Texas. While children’ preferences are considered, they do not have the final say in determining their custodial arrangements. In this blog post, we will explore the factors involved… Read more »

Same-Sex Marriage and Divorce in Texas: Equality and Legal Consideration

Posted by Marci Martinez & filed under Blog.

The acceptance and legalization of same-sex marriage have paved the way for same-sex divorce to become a reality. In Texas, the process of obtaining a same-sex divorce is like that of a traditional heterosexual marriage divorce. This article explores the legal aspects and considerations surrounding same-sex divorce in Texas. Equal Treatment under Texas Law: In… Read more »

Which is Worse? Raising Children in a Bad Marriage or Divorce

Posted by Marci Martinez & filed under Blog.

When it comes to raising children in a bad marriage, the question of whether it is better for parents to stay together or go through a divorce can be a difficult one to answer.  There is a compelling argument that staying in a bad marriage can harm children more than their parents’ divorce. The Impact… Read more »