Author: Leslie Barrows

Grandparent Custody in Texas: Conservatorship, Guardianship, and Estate Planning

May 23, 2019
Because Grandparents Are Important to Children’s Lives, Grandparent Custody in Texas is a Frequently Discussed Topic When children look at their parents, they appreciate that even mom and dad had...

Telling Your Spouse You Want A Divorce

Apr 29, 2019
How to tell your spouse you want a divorce Telling your spouse that you want a divorce might be the most difficult thing you will tell someone. Whether you believe...

Summer Possession: Making Plans and Giving Notice

Apr 17, 2019
April Deadlines for Summer Possession In Texas, visitation with children is referred to as the time of possession and access with the child. Do you have a court-ordered parenting plan...

Court-Ordered Alcohol Testing: Soberlink and EtG Testing

Mar 29, 2019
Court-Ordered Alcohol Testing Includes Soberlink and the EtG Test Are you concerned about your spouse’s alcohol intake while they are with the children? Although everyone works hard at being a...

Uncontested Divorce in Texas

Mar 22, 2019
What is an Uncontested Divorce in Texas? Is there really such a thing as an uncontested divorce in Texas? When people see signs on the side of the road advertising...

Divorcing with Children 104: Using Our Family Wizard

Mar 3, 2019
Families Should be Using Our Family Wizard Software and Apps The magic of Our Family Wizard (OFW) is not magic at all, rather it is smart scheduling software designed to...

Preparing Yourself to File for Divorce

Feb 18, 2019
Protect Yourself, Assets and Parental Rights while Preparing Yourself to File for Divorce People call a divorce lawyer when they believe they are ready to file for divorce. There are...

Pitfalls of Social Media in Divorce and Family Law

Jan 30, 2019
Updated January 30, 2019 A significant amount of divorce and family law cases involve the use of social media evidence to prove allegations and win in court. There is an...

Divorcing with Children 103: 50/50 Equal Access Possession Schedules

Jan 25, 2019
50/50 Equal Access Possession Schedules as Alternatives to the Standard Possession Orders Divorcing with children in Texas requires decisions about which parent will have which rights and duties and where...

Divorcing with Children 102: Child Custody

Jan 18, 2019
Divorcing with Children: Child Custody Issues When divorcing with children, child custody must be determined by agreement or ordered by the court. The terms custody and visitation are commonly used...