Tag: Southlake

Prenups and Premarital Agreements in Texas

Jun 25, 2020
What Are Premarital Agreements in Texas? The Texas Family Code defines a premarital agreement as “an agreement made between prospective spouses in contemplation of marriage and to be effective on...

Father’s Day and Father’s Rights

Jun 18, 2020
Celebrate Father’s Day and Father’s Rights Sunday June 21st This coming Sunday the 21st of June is Father’s Day and it is a great time to appreciate father’s rights and...

Coronavirus COVID-19 Issues and Updates in Divorce and Family Law

May 22, 2020
COVID-19 Divorce and Family Law Update for June 1st The courts are scheduled to reopen on Monday, June 1, 2020. Please be patient because many hearings and court appearances have...

Court Orders and Modifications: Parents Drinking at Home

May 15, 2020
Alarming Alcohol Statistics and Parents Drinking at Home During Coronavirus Drinking and drug use and abuse rates are alarming during the COVID-19 Coronavirus situation. Many people knew there would be...

How Can We Parent at Home Under Stay-at-Home Orders?

Apr 17, 2020
Divorce Attorneys Helping Parents Who Ask, How Can We Parent at Home Under Stay-at-Home Orders? Southlake divorce attorney, Leslie Barrows, and her team of attorneys, paralegals, and staff at the...

Emergency Order on Possession and Access Schedules During COVID-19 Pandemic

Mar 19, 2020
Possession and Access Schedules Not Affected by School Closures Governor Abbott declared a state of disaster in all 254 counties in Texas in response to the COVID-19 outbreak. Individually, our...

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...

Barrows Firm Holiday Survival Tips

Dec 13, 2019
Divorcing Over Christmas and New Years: Barrows Firm Survival Tips Divorce and holidays are challenging. You do not have to be a wreck or hide out until after New Years’...