Child custody in Texas, which is known under the Texas Family Code as conservatorship and possession, is complicated in any circumstances. However, child custody can become increasingly complicated when parties beyond the biological parents are seeking rights with regard to the child. For example, grandparents… Read On

If you are ever in the awful situation that you worry about your child’s safety and well-being in the other parent’s care, you may feel helpless as the non-custodial parent. When there is a court order in place regarding custody, you know the importance of… Read On

Texas families come in many forms. According to the latest data from the National Center for Health Statistics, approximately 40 percent of the children born in Texas in 2016 were born to unmarried parents —  this is a rate that is slightly higher than the… Read On

Facing a child custody battle with your child’s other parent can be intimidating and extremely frustrating. While some families are able to get through a divorce, even with children from the marriage, with few problems, it is more common for divorcing spouses to disagree about… Read On

As a parent, you need to know how to protect your family law rights. Whether you have primary custody of your child, or you have visitation rights, it is crucial that you have a basic understanding of the Texas child custody and visitation laws. In… Read On

Mothers have substantial rights to child custody, regardless of whether they are married to the father or not. In fact, mothers in many ways have more rights than fathers—at least initially. If you see a custody battle on the horizon, you should understand how a… Read On

Child custody disputes often arise in divorce proceedings, but you might file for child custody even if you are not married. To be successful, you will need to carefully analyze your case and understand what you must prove. Judges decide child custody issues, so you… Read On