How Can I Make My San Antonio Divorce Easy and Amicable?

Making the decision to divorce is difficult; however, the divorce process does not have to be. When you and your spouse are about to end your marriage, there will be certain obstacles that you must overcome, especially if there are children involved. You do not want to make matters worse by fighting with your spouse…

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How Residency Affects Divorce in San Antonio

For many married couples who are contemplating divorce, it can be difficult to even come to the decision. When considering a divorce, there are many factors both spouses think about before committing to the decision. However, one of the factors that many married couples rarely consider is how their location will affect their divorce. In…

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What to Do When Your Ex Won’t Follow the Final Divorce Order

Many couples who have been through a divorce understand how difficult the process can be. Even though the courts declare that all matters of the marriage will be separated equitably, one or both of the ex-spouses might be dissatisfied with the divorce order. However, it is important to understand that the divorce order is legally…

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Do I Have to Pay for My Ex’s Health Insurance After a Divorce?

When two people are married, it is typical that one spouse pays for health insurance for both parties through their employer-sponsored health care plan. When a divorce happens, many people wonder what happens to these benefits. In short, the spouse who is currently paying for health insurance is not required to continue to pay for…

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When Should I Consider Divorce Arbitration?

Arbitration and mediation are often used interchangeably, but they have major differences. They share in common that they are both a form of alternative dispute resolution (ADR). During arbitration, parties can decide things like on child custody, spousal maintenance, and property division. The goals are very similar to filing for divorce in court. However, the…

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What Is High Conflict Divorce?

When people think of divorce, they often think of conflict. It is, after all, a legal breakup, and emotions can run high even in amicable, mutual dissolutions. There are certain situations, however, where the divorce is so hostile that negotiations completely break down. We call these “high conflict” divorces, and they can be especially stressful.…

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Who Needs a Prenup in San Antonio?

People often think that prenuptial agreements are only for celebrities and those with a considerable fortune. Here’s a little secret from a San Antonio family law attorney: everyone needs a prenup. You do not have to be rich or famous to protect yourself when you enter a marriage. While having significant assets is a reason…

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Who Keeps the Dog in a Divorce?

Getting a divorce, while oftentimes necessary, is not easy or enjoyable. It can cost a lot of money, time, and emotional labor. Not only do you probably have to find a new living situation, new furniture, and a new life, but you may end up sharing “custody” of the family pets as well as your…

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What Are Third-Party Divorces?

A marriage is between two people who thought they would be spending their lives together. When the marriage is no longer working out, it is time to file for divorce. A divorce is a complex matter, especially when you add children into the mix. The process can become even more convoluted when you add a…

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