When the parents of a minor child are married at the time the child is born, and later decide to divorce, the father is able to ensure that he has ongoing rights to the child through the terms of the divorce decree and/or marital settlement agreement. What happens, however, if the parents were never married and the child was born out of wedlock? How does a father establish rights to a child under those circumstances? While there is certainly no [ ] The post Can a Plano Child Custody Lawyer Help Me Establish Rights to My Child Born Out of Wedlock? appeared first on Law Office of Jon R. Boyd..
The legal process of divorce that follows the emotional decision to end a marriage is rarely an easy process to get through – even if the divorce was your idea. When a marriage involves minor children, the divorce process is often downright contentious. While it was once virtually unheard of for a father to want custody of his children in a divorce, that is no longer the case. More and more fathers are asking to retain sole managing conservatorship over [ ] The post Can a Plano Child Custody Attorney Help a Father Get Conservatorship? appeared first on Law Office of Jon R. Boyd..
Deciding to end a marriage is rarely an easy decision for the person making it nor for the person who must accept the decision. Even when the decision to pursue a divorce appears to be mutual, it can be an emotionally exhausting decision to make. The divorce process that follows that decision can also be emotionally draining, particularly if it is adversarial and contentious. Although it is certainly possible for a divorce to be accomplish amicably, many divorces turn into [ ] The post Can a Plano Divorce Lawyer Help Me If My Spouse Has Falsely Accused Me of Abuse? appeared first on Law Office of Jon R. Boyd..
Congratulations to the LGBT community. With the historic Supreme Court ruling this year, every State must now recognize gay marriage. If you are a member of the LGBT community and need family law representation for a divorce or other family law matter, we welcome you and would be proud to represent you. The post Welcome, LGBT Community appeared first on Law Office of Jon R. Boyd..
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Deciding to end a marriage is not an easy decision. The divorce process that follows that decision is also rarely easy on those involved, including any minor children. Ideally, the parties in a divorce are able to agree on all of the terms of the divorce and resolve any potential conflicts out of court and without the need for protracted litigation. If you are contemplating divorce, or have already made the decision to pursue a divorce, you may be wondering [ ] The post Do I Need a Plano Divorce Attorney If We Agree on Everything? appeared first on Law Office of Jon R. Boyd..