Understanding Conservatorship in Texas Requesting conservatorship of your child can devolve into a messy and complicated legal battle. If you plan on filing a petition requesting conservatorship, there is important information you need to know in order to maximize your chances of being successful. The experienced family law attorneys at…

Brittany Simonic is our 2020 Stout Law Firm Scholarship Essay recipient! Please see the essay she wrote below. The term “family” is a group of people who share a legal or blood bond (Mayntz).  Traditionally, family is considered a unit in which its members practice love without boundaries.  We teach…

The topic of prenuptial agreements can be somewhat awkward to discuss, especially for those in committed and loving relationships. These agreements are often mistakenly perceived by many, as reducing the institution of marriage to a business relationship bound by strict contractual obligations on both parties. Such perceptions can be hard…

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…

Filing for Divorce Online in Texas 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 the easiest…

How to File for Child Custody in Texas Filing for custody of your child in Texas can create a messy and complicated legal battle with your spouse. It can also create a mess with the other parent of the child over child custody and support. If you plan on filing…

Do You Need a Lawyer for a Divorce in Texas? Filing for divorce can be one of the most stressful and emotionally draining experiences in your life, and the last thing you want to do is also drain your bank account in the process. One of the most common questions…

Texas Joint Managing Conservatorship Overview For parents going through a divorce, determining how your child will be cared for is of the utmost concern. If you are both intent on remaining a significant part of your child’s life, being joint managing conservators of your child may be the best option.…

How Long Does it Take to Start Receiving Child Support in Texas? When you are the primary caretaker for your child, receiving child support can assist you in meeting the needs of your child. Understanding the child support payment process is critical to ensuring that you receive the appropriate amount…

Are You Considering a Cheap Divorce in Houston? Beware of those Advertisements for Cheap Divorce Lawyers in Houston, Texas — You May End Up Paying a Lot More in the End. If you are getting divorced in Houston, the last thing you want to deal with is another bill. This…