Best Interest of the Child One of the most vital (and potentially contentious) aspects of a divorce settlement concerns “parenting time.” Everyone has heard “primary parent,” “joint custody,” or even “weekend dad” tossed around, but how much truth—or misinformation—underlies these phrases? The Texas courts (and legislature) have established basic public policy regarding suitable time children…

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As a divorce attorney, this is a question I get hit with regularly.  Lots of concerned voices.  Actually–while divorce is anything but simple–the house and requisite who/what/when/where does not have to be complicated.  That said, pitfalls do exist when divvying up the domicile. Generally speaking, outside of a 401K, a couple’s home is their largest…

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