Child Custody

Best Interest Of The Child in Child Custody Case

In the Interest of Lee – Mediated Settlement Agreement v. Best Interest of the Child “Best interest of the child”; it’s a phrase that is near and dear to every Texas family law attorneys heart. It is the phrase that trumps all others in child custody matters…unless, of course, you have a signed mediated settlement agreement…then, not so much according to the Texas Supreme Court. In Lee, mama’s new husband was...

Child Custody

Child custody is often the most difficult and hard fought of any part of a divorce.  Frequently, both parents believe that he/she should be the parent with the right to establish the "primary" residence of the children, and have facts that support their respective assertion.  So, what happens?  If the case is not resolved through negotiations or mediation, the case will be tried, leaving the decision up to a...

Child Custody in Texas

Child custody is often the most difficult and hard fought of any part of a divorce.  Frequently, both parents believe that he/she should be the parent with the right to establish the "primary" residence of the children, and have facts that support their respective assertion.  So, what happens?  If the case is not resolved through negotiations or mediation, the case will be tried, leaving the decision up to a...

Texas Custody Disputes

Can't we all just agree? No.  And maybe  that's a good thing. Sometimes the stakes are too high for compromise in a Texas child custody case.   In those types of child custody cases, you  need an aggressive child custody attorney in your corner.   The family law attorneys at Hammerle Finley Law Firm may be able to help. Texas child custody cases between parents  usually arise in three types of situations.  First, there are the unmarried parents...
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