If my spouse and I live in different counties, where should we file for divorce?

If you and your spouse live in different counties, the county in which the divorce is filed is an important consideration. Some counties in Texas have Standing Orders that immediatelyContinue reading “If my spouse and I live in different counties, where should we file for divorce?”

Do I have to live in Texas to get divorced in Texas?

Texas Law requires that one of the spouses must be a resident of the State of Texas for six months in order to get divorced in Texas. Additionally, Texas LawContinue reading “Do I have to live in Texas to get divorced in Texas?”

Can my spouse get part of my retirement, 401k, or pension in a divorce?

Texas is a community property state. This means that all property acquired during marriage and on hand at the time of divorce is community property belonging to both spouses equally.Continue reading “Can my spouse get part of my retirement, 401k, or pension in a divorce?”