What are the Grounds for Divorce?

Posted on August 12, 2019 by Chris Kirker

Most divorces are “no fault” divorces in which the spouse only needs to claim that they are no longer compatible with the other spouse and that they do not reasonably expect to reconcile with their spouse. In contrast, a fault-based divorce involves one or both of the spouses claiming that the other spouse is at […]

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What Happens To Debt In A Divorce?

Posted on August 5, 2019 by Chris Kirker

Divorce is a complicated process, but most people are aware of the effects of divorce on the most obvious aspects of a marriage: the marriage itself, kids, and property. A divorce legally ends the marriage. The divorce decree divides child custody and child support between the now-former spouses. And someone gets to keep the house, […]

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2019 Kirker Davis Scholarship Award Winner

Posted on July 31, 2019 by Chris Kirker

Kirker Davis is pleased to announce our 2019 Scholarship Award winner, Mr. Mathews Sajan. After carefully reviewing over 200 submissions, Mr. Sajan, an incoming Freshman at Arizona State University, was awarded this scholarship for his excellent essay, which can be read below. Mr. Sajan’s essay, his dedication to his studies, and his involvement in his […]

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How Long Does it Take to Get a Divorce?

Posted on July 29, 2019 by Chris Kirker

Divorce attorneys get this question all the time, and the answer, unfortunately, is the most-used phrase in a lawyer’s dictionary: “it depends.” There is a short answer and a longer more correct answer. The short answer is that all divorces must be granted by a judge in order to become effective in Texas, and a […]

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