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Family Law

What To Do When Your Wife Asks For A Divorce

Many men feel blindsided when their wives tell them they want a divorce. After all, you promised to spend the rest of your lives together, for better or worse. Realizing that she does not take that commitment as seriously as you do can be a real shock. Rather than...

Can you adopt an adult in Texas?

Adoption is a great way for a family-in-fact to become legal family. It's used all the time in cases involving parents and minor children. But what if you want to adopt an adult? Can you do that in Texas? You can. As long as the adult you want to adopt consents to the...

Adopting your stepchild: Things to consider

Legally adopting your stepchild is a big step. Doing so offers a lot of benefits, the main one being that you and your stepchild officially become "family." That gives you certain rights to custody and visitation if you and your spouse divorce. It also imposes a...

What’s the point of divorce mediation?

When you're going through a divorce, sitting down at a table and trying to negotiate with your spouse may sound like the very last thing you want to do.Here's why you should consider divorce mediation anyway: Mediation can save money.There are a lot of costs...

Support for a disabled child’s needs

When a child has special needs, you know that there are often unexpected expenses waiting around every corner. Many of those needs should be factored into a request for child support so that you -- as your child's primary physical custodian -- don't end up footing an...