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Should I Represent Myself in a Texas Divorce or Child Custody Case? A Texas Family Law Attorney Explains.

Should I Represent Myself in a Texas Divorce or Child Custody Case

Some individuals choose to represent themselves in court. It should also be known that there are many risks to representing yourself in court. The largest risk of self representation in a court case is that you may lose the case, due to your lack of legal knowledge. When you represent…

What is Retroactive Child Support? How can a Dallas Family Law Attorney Help?

What is Retroactive Child Support

What is Retroactive Child Support? Retroactive child support is when a person is ordered to pay child support for past periods. Retroactive child support is often referred to as back child support. The time period for retroactive child support in Texas is typically four years, but sometimes people are ordered…

How Are Health Insurance Costs Factored Into Child Support: How a Family Law Attorney Can Help

How Are Health Insurance Costs Factored Into Child Support

Adult relationships are complicated, but relationships can become even more complex when children are thrown into the mix. Children are expensive, so parents must somehow find a way share the expense. Money will need to be provided for things like health care. A family law attorney will have the best…

Do You Need an Attorney to Sort Out Child Support in Texas? See How a Family Law Attorney Can Help.

Do You Need an Attorney to Sort Out Child Support in Texas?

Divorce is hard enough, but when you have children involved a divorce becomes even more complex from a legal stand-point. Retaining the services of an experienced Texas family law attorney is extremely important. They can assist in guiding you through your divorce and how child support works. They can also…

What Are Some of the Challenges of Child Custody and Relocation in Texas? Find Out How a Texas Divorce Attorney Can Help.

What Are Some of the Challenges of Child Custody and Relocation in Texas

Divorce presents many potential issues in need of resolution for the parting spouses. Few matters are of greater importance or present more significant challenges than those related to child custody. Texas divorce attorneys from the Law Office of David Kohm invite you to read the following short blog discussing the…

My Ex Has a New Love Interest. Can I Keep Them Away From My Kids?

My Ex's New Love Interest is living with my kids

One of the hardest parts of divorce and co-parenting is when your ex finds a new partner and introduces them to your children. You may wish to exercise some control over this, but the fact is, you can’t. If your ex has a new love interest and they are living…

Divorce and the Stay at Home Mom

Divorce and the Stay at Home Mom

Divorce is never easy, but if you’re a stay at home mom, it can be particularly difficult and even frightening. You have no income, no job, and perhaps no skills or education with which to change that. Daycare, day-to-day bills, and spending time with your children if you have to…

Child Support and Net Resources: What to Know

Child Support and Net Resources

If you have a child custody case, there’s a good chance you’ve spent quite a bit of time thinking about child support. You may have even tried to use an online calculator to get an idea of what child support might be in your case. Unfortunately, most online child support…

Understanding the Difference Between Contested and Uncontested Divorce

Understanding the difference between contested and uncontested divorces

When spouses find themselves with irreconcilable differences they often seek information about the divorce process. The time it takes to get a divorce, the waiting period for filing a petition and getting a divorce decree, residency requirements, separation prerequisites, court costs and legal costs vary depending on jurisdiction and the…

School’s Out For Summer!

child custody

The kids are so excited! School’s out! Summer Vacation! But for single parents or divorced parents who share custody, just the thought of Summer might be enough to bring on a case of hives. With summer comes a change of normal routine visitation schedules. Depending on the Court’s orders for…