Getting all the details right the first time In our digital age, almost every task can be completed online. As technology continues to improve and make certain projects more convenient online the frustration and somewhat unknown details of the legal process still remain. However, doing this on your own isn’t…

Is a Free consultation from a divorce lawyer, too good to be true? If you and your spouse are considering divorce in Houston, TX it is strongly recommended that you seek guidance from an experienced attorney. Many people search for a divorce lawyer who offers a free consultation. Additionally, free…

Child custody and support with unmarried parents Regardless of whether a couple is married when they split up and a child is involved the most important thing is that child’s wellbeing. However, being unwed can have its complications when it comes to child custody and support in Texas. The family…

Reasons for a Child Custody Modification When it comes to child custody battles, and modifying a custody agreement, the court seeks to do that which is in the best interest of the child. There are three primary situations in which the Court can modify a child custody order: One parent has relinquished the…

Insider Tips for Hiring the Right Divorce Attorney If you are facing a divorce from your spouse you already know that there’s a lot to think about: Who will retain custody of your children? How will your children will receive financial support? How will marital assets such as property and…

We are pleased to announce that Angela Stout, at The Stout Law Firm, has been selected to the 2018 Texas Super Lawyers list. This is an exclusive list, recognizing no more than five percent of attorneys in the state. Super Lawyers, part of Thomson Reuters, is a research-driven, peer influenced…

We live in a mobile society where people are able to move with ease from one state to the next. When conservatorship of a child is at issue, the ease with which citizens move from state to state without restriction adds an additional layer of complexity to child custody determinations.…

Collaborative Divorce in Texas Many couple filing for divorce expect the process to be long, stressful, and arduous; however, one method, known as collaborative divorce, can help ease the process. Collaborative divorce in Houston is an efficient and effective alternative to the typical litigious divorce experience and may be right…

What is a Mediation Hearing When spouses divorce or in a custody dispute, one option for settling their disputes can be through mediation. However, many people don’t understand what mediation means or how the process works. Mediation is a form of alternative dispute resolution that attempts to settle all issues…