Divorce Defined: Definitions You Need to Know

Posted on July 15, 2019 by Chris Kirker

The jargon of the courtroom can be intimidating, but there is no reason it should be with a little knowledge on your side. Like most things, once you peer behind the curtain, it all starts to make sense. Here’s a list of common divorce jargon defined: Rule 11 agreements: named after rule 11 of the […]

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Top Three Issues in a Divorce

Posted on July 8, 2019 by Chris Kirker

Divorces are normally high-stress, high-stakes affairs, especially when children, businesses, and substantial properties are involved. Kirker Davis is here to help you through the process. These are the three most contentious issues in a divorce: Separating Property: Your house, car, and even your bank accounts can be awarded to your spouse in a divorce. In […]

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What is Discovery?

Posted on July 1, 2019 by Chris Kirker

The legal system in the United States is adversarial in nature. All this means is that two sides present their cases and a judge decides the outcome—usually in favor of one side over the other. To make it fair, the rules of procedure require each side to share all relevant information with the other side. […]

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Most states recognize a legal separation. Not Texas. In Texas, after you get married you remain married until the divorce decree is finalized. This has important ramifications for the division of property. Almost all property acquired during marriage in Texas, by either spouse, is considered community property and subject to division during divorce. If your […]

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