Categories: Family Law

Best parenting approach following a Texas divorce

On behalf of Loughmiller Higgins, Attorneys at Law posted in Family Law on Friday, October 4, 2013.

One way to ensure that one's children are not adversely affected by the end of their parents' marriage is to take a proactive stance toward parenting choices. This means taking the time to make thoughtful and informed parenting decision, rather than simply reacting to the situation at hand. This often requires a shift in perspective, placing the...

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How alimony and child support affect taxes

On behalf of Loughmiller Higgins, Attorneys at Law posted in Family Law on Wednesday, March 13, 2013.

When a couple with children divorce, the sheer number of decisions that must be made can feel overwhelming. Matters of child custody take precedence, but once those details are worked out, Texas parents often turn their attention to the financial ramifications of the end of the marriage. The manner in which a couple approaches matters of...

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Texas family law gets tested with groundbreaking case

On behalf of Loughmiller Higgins, Attorneys at Law posted in Family Law on Wednesday, October 3, 2012.

// In what may be a groundbreaking case for Texas family law, the courts may have to redefine what a mother is. The family law issue comes with the problems that IVF can create, as well as issues concerning surrogacy. The problem began when one woman, in order to fulfill her dream of being a mother, supposedly asked one of friends...

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Texas property division: Which spouse gets the house?

On behalf of Loughmiller Higgins, Attorneys at Law posted in Family Law on Wednesday, August 22, 2012.

// One of the most common questions in property division is the question of who gets the house. Unfortunately, as many Texas divorcing couples are keenly aware of, this is also one of the most difficult questions to face. While some spouses are more than happy to leave their houses that they shared with their spouse, many times,...

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Potential bigamy charges make divorce sound like better option

On behalf of Loughmiller Higgins, Attorneys at Law posted in Family Law on Thursday, May 3, 2012.

// For most people, a divorce is a really stressful time that can cause a lot of disagreement between couples. However, in some cases, a divorce may be especially needed. For one Texas woman who may soon be facing bigamy charges for allegedly being simultaneously married to four different men, she may be wishing that she had...

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