Tag: family law

Divorce Taxation: Avoiding Penalty for QDRO Distribution Withdrawals

Feb 3, 2020
In Divorce, Pensions are Divided Using a Qualified Domestic Relations Order (QDRO) Divorces in Texas require the parties community property to be divided equitably, including money in 401k retirement plans...

5 Reasons Divorce Lawyers are Busy in January

Jan 17, 2020
Divorce Lawyers like Attorney Leslie Barrows are busy with January Divorce and Child Custody Cases Divorces, child custody, and modification cases are filed more frequently in January, right after the...

Custody Logs and Our Family Wizard in Divorce and Child Custody Cases

Dec 19, 2019
Do Custody Logs Work Divorce and child custody cases are easier to manage when you and your lawyer have good custody logs and records when there are conflicts over the...

Divorce and Cohabitation During Divorce: When It Can Work

Nov 25, 2019
When people file for a divorce it is common for one of the parties to pack their bags and leave the house. However, some couples decide to stay living together,...

Special Needs Children and Divorce

Nov 14, 2019
Divorce is challenging, especially on special needs children with a variety of mental and/or physical disabilities. Especially when a child has a mental disability, the process of, and the concept...

Divorcing With Children 108: Keep Kids Out of Divorce

Oct 30, 2019
Non-Litigation Tools for Parenting Time and Parenting Issues to Keep Kids Out of Divorce There are many options for dispute resolution involving parenting time and parenting issues. Mediation, counseling, and...

Divorcing with Children 107: Preparing for the Holidays

Oct 22, 2019
Tips for Preparing for Holidays when Divorcing with Children The holiday season is challenging enough for happy couples with children. When you are preparing for, in the middle of, or...

Relocating with Children after Divorce in Texas

Oct 8, 2019
Reasons People are Relocating with Children after Divorce There are many reasons to move after a divorce. A new job opportunity for the primary parent can be a reason for...

Divorcing with Children 106: Back to School Conflict

Aug 28, 2019
Back to School Conflict in Divorce and Custody Cases August and September are busy months in divorce and family law, and suits affecting the parent-child relationship. Kids going back to...

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...