Child support is generally court ordered. However, either the payor or the recipient can request a downward or upward modification, respectively, of his or her child support payments upon proof of a real, unforeseen and “material change in circumstances” since the issuance of the current child support order. Consultation with an attorney is important to find out what your rights are in such Child Support concerns or issues.
Our civil litigation practice at trial and appellate levels before state and federal courts covers areas as diverse as the clients we serve. Our litigation experience encompasses the business aspects of all types of litigation including antitrust, general business problems and employment issues including non-competition covenants, real property (including commercial landlord-tenant), partnership and corporate governance disputes, director and officer liability, trade secrets, commercial litigation and collections. We also have substantial experience representing trustees in bankruptcy and receivers in litigation to recover assets and pursue the claims of the businesses in their care.
An arrest for most any crime often result in penalties that can change a person’s life forever. If you’ve been arrested and charged with a crime, it is crucial to hire an experienced defense attorney who will fight aggressively on your behalf.
Child custody issues may be present in divorce, legal separations, court actions for domestic abuse and many other legal disputes. In matters of child custody, sole discretion is up to the divorce court. We will represent you and your needs and negotiate child custody arrangements, in the family court.
Divorce is the process by which a husband and wife legally dissolve their marriage. Most of the time when a husband and/or wife file for divorce, the suit is based on insupportability of the marriage, also known as No Fault divorce. Of course, either spouse may allege other grounds for divorce such as adultery, cruelty, abandonment, among other things. We will work with you to resolve your dissolution of marriage as amicable as possible.
Note Residency Requirements: Before filing for divorce, at least one of the parties must be a Texas domiciliary (i.e. resident) for at least six (6) months and a resident of the county where he or she files for divorce for at least the preceding 90 days.
Driving While Intoxicated
Making the right decision about a DWI attorney may affect your life for many years. Our focus is on fighting aggressively for your rights and liberty, making sure that you receive the highest levels of representation, attention to detail, and responsive communication. We know that facing DWI charges is difficult, and we are here to help.
The state of Texas has very strict drug laws and penalties. Any person who is charged with a drug crime is susceptible to life altering legal consequences such as imprisonment, monetary fines, or probation. Drug crime convictions can show up on a person’s criminal record and negatively impact their career, education, and housing opportunities.
I represent clients in all aspects of domestic relations practice, including divorce, separate property and community property issues, division of property, child support, custody, possession, modification of prior orders, adoption, premarital agreements, post-marital/partition agreements, and pre-divorce planning and counseling.
Criminal offenses are classified as either felonies or misdemeanors. Of the two, felony crimes are much more serious offenses that warrant much stricter legal penalties. If you have been charged with a felony crime, you must seek experienced legal representation immediately. Felony criminal charges will result in an intense investigation and harsh legal prosecution. By contacting us, you will ensure that an knowledgeable and skilled attorney will be working hard to fight your criminal charges and protect your best interest both in and out of court.