How are children affected by parental disputes after divorce?

Dallas-Fort Worth couples may come to a mutual agreement about separation or the formal end of a marriage. However, some relationships don't end so smoothly. The parties may feel anger or bitterness toward one another – feelings that can be temporary or permanent. Couples who aren't parents can d...

What is a Qualified Domestic Relations Order?

You may know that assets have to be split up during a Texas divorce, as this is a common point of contention in these cases, with both parties trying to get what they believe to be a fair split. While the most common assets considered are bank accounts, homes and cars, it's very important to remembe...

Coping with a spouse’s emotional tirades during divorce

The break-up of a marriage can cause emotional turmoil even for spouses who initiate the split. It can be stressful to cope with feelings about divorce as you try to make decisions about parenting plans, spousal support and property division. Anger and hurt can build up and boil over causing spouses...

High asset divorce: Athlete’s wife says divorce was a surprise

Former Texas Rangers baseball player Josh Hamilton has filed for divorce from his wife Katie Hamilton. Katie Hamilton has since made several public statements regarding her surprise at the divorce. She said that they did not have any kind of major fight and nothing sparked the divorce. Mrs. Hamilto...

Reducing the anxiety that accompanies child support modifications

Once a divorcing couple has ironed out all the details of their child support plan, the last thing either spouse wants to do is revisit the process. However, life likes to turn up the heat occasionally by making such dreaded tasks necessary. The anxiety that seems to go hand-in-hand with making chil...

3 important issues to consider during Texas property division

The emotional aspects of separating from one's husband or wife are hard enough during a Texas divorce, but letting go of one's hard-earned money and personal possessions only makes a separation more difficult to go through. When it comes to property division, there are several common questions that ...