How to retain an attorney without having enough money?

Posted on April 18, 2018 by Chris Kirker

Before discussing a retainer, start with an hourly consult. Meeting with an attorney and paying for one hour of the attorney’s time before you do anything else is essential to ensuring that you have an appropriate strategy in place for how to resolve your matter.   If you cannot afford to pay a retainer, you […]

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How Do I Prepare for Court?

Posted on April 10, 2018 by Chris Kirker

Although different court appearances call for various methods of preparation, we can provide some general tips to consider for any appearance: Keep in contact with your attorney, and be responsive to requests for preparation sessions. This is particularly important if you are scheduled for a hearing where you may need to give testimony to the […]

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Are You Entitled to Spousal Support?

Posted on April 4, 2018 by Chris Kirker

How can I get Alimony/Spousal Support? The Texas Family Code provides several avenues for a person to be considered eligible for spousal maintenance in a divorce case. Some of these provisions involve disabled parents or spouses who are victims of family violence. However, the two most important factors are; Whether you have a real financial […]

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Creating an Effective Parenting Plan

Posted on March 29, 2018 by Chris Kirker

Creating an effective parenting plan works best when both parents are willing to communicate and work together to maintain a structured schedule the whole family can count on. It is also essential to set realistic goals. Consider school schedules, activities, and the ability of each parent to care for the children during different times of […]

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