Divorce: Public or Private?

Divorce: Public or Private?

Divorce can be difficult and, at times, messy.  Some of the details of the divorce can be very personal, but important for the court to consider when hearing a case.  There are times when confidentiality is needed to protect certain information, such as the...
Why Should We Get a Prenup?

Why Should We Get a Prenup?

Some people think that getting a prenuptial agreement is saying, “We’re planning to get a divorce even before we get married.”  A prenuptial or premarital agreement does not mean that you are destined to get a divorce.  These are instead conversations every...
Why Have a Child Centered Divorce?

Why Have a Child Centered Divorce?

One thing that people must consider during a divorce that involves children is the long-term impact of the divorce on the children.  The standard for family courts in Texas is to focus on doing what is in the children’s best interests, which should serve as the...
Why I Believe in Collaborative Divorce

Why I Believe in Collaborative Divorce

I have both personal and professional reasons to believe in a Collaborative Divorce. As the child of divorced parents in the late 1970’s, I experienced the negative aspects of a traditional divorce personally. I was six when my parents divorced, and I remember...