Divorce During the Holidays

Posted by Lynette Boyd & filed under Blog.

It is important to determine how you, your children, and your ex-spouse are going to handle the holidays. This is especially important if this will be your first Thanksgiving, Christmas, Hanukkah, or other holiday after the divorce has been filed. We have some recommendations that may help. Plan Ahead The spouses should discuss  on their own… Read more »

Communicating with Your Spouse During the Divorce Process

Posted by Marci Martinez & filed under Blog.

When you are going through a divorce, there is still a need to communicate with your soon-to-be-ex-spouse, especially if you have children. This can be emotionally difficult but at Martinez Legal, P.C., we have some suggestions that may help. Keep Discussions Business-Like Approach your communications with your spouse as though they are business dealings. For… Read more »

Why Is A Gray Divorce Different?

Posted by Marci Martinez & filed under Blog.

The fastest growing area of a family law practice is the gray divorce. This category refers to those who are older than 50 when they decide to go their separate ways. The issues that arise in these types of divorces are different than the standard divorce involving younger couples who are just beginning to accumulate… Read more »

Can You Get Divorced During the COVID-19 Pandemic?

Posted by Marci Martinez & filed under Blog.

If your marriage is in trouble and you are headed for divorce court, you can get divorced, even during this COVID-19 crisis. Texas courts are sensitive to the need for a couple to continue with their divorce in progress, or to begin the divorce process, so they can move their lives forward.  The courts also understand… Read more »

The Fear of Divorce: Understanding and Tackling Your Fears

Posted by Marci Martinez & filed under Blog.

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… Read more »