Texas Family Law Blog

When will Alimony be Awarded in Texas?

June 19, 2017  |   Posted by : Michael Puhl   |   Family Law   |   0 Comment

Alimony, otherwise known as spousal maintenance in the state of Texas is a common term used for a regular payment one spouse makes to the other spouse during or after a divorce.  The money is from the former spouse’s future income. This money is in addition to the division of marital property or child support […]

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What is Sole Managing Conservatorship and When Should it be Awarded?

June 06, 2017  |   Posted by : Michael Puhl   |   Child Custody   |   0 Comment

When clients come into the Puhl Law Group, LLP seeking assistance for a divorce or a child custody case we often hear the question, “Can I receive sole custody of my child?” Custody in Texas is called “conservatorship.” Conservatorship is used to describe the legal rights and responsibilities of a parent. In Texas, a judge […]

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What Does It Mean To Be Board Certified When Selecting An Attorney?

May 22, 2017  |   Posted by : Michael Puhl   |   Texas Divorce   |   0 Comment

If you are starting the divorce process in North Texas it is important to obtain a board certified family lawyer for your case. According to the Holmes and Rahe stress scale, going through a divorce is rated the second most stressful event in people’s lives. You don’t want to add, “ Is my lawyer qualified?” […]

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Creative Possession Schedules

May 15, 2017  |   Posted by : Michael Puhl   |   Child Custody   |   0 Comment

Different careers and parenting styles might call for a Creative Possession Schedule for a divorced family. If a parent travels a lot for work, for example, as a pilot, it may not be appropriate to follow a Standard Possession Order. What if mom is a doctor and is on call, a 50/50 schedule would not […]

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How Much is Child Support in Texas?

May 01, 2017  |   Posted by : Michael Puhl   |   Texas Divorce   |   0 Comment

What exactly does child support in Texas encompass and how is it determined in this state? This is one of the most common questions we get when we meet with clients on family law matters at Puhl Law Group, PC. Child support is the money that a parent pays to the other parent to help support […]

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