Guardianships

A guardianship proceeding can be complex and knowledgable legal assistance is crucial.  If you would like information on the guardianship process for a disabled or incapacitated adult, contact us to request a free brochure on the guardianship process and know your rights and options for yourself or a loved one.  

My Case

The Bexar County District Clerk has current information about your case, what has been filed and any court hearings.   Log on to Bexar.org search "Government" and "Civil Records" and provide your name or case number to learn more about the status of your case.

Divorce Facts

As a general rule a divorce in Texas cannot be granted for at least 60 days from the date the divorce petition is filed.    To file in Texas you must also live in the County where you want to file for 60 days and in the State of Texas for 6 months.  Generally a divorce cannot be granted if one of the parties is pregnant or in a pending bankruptcy proceedings. 


Corona Virus and family legal issues

We are in a new era of law where no laws exist.  Quarantines, social distancing are now issues we must contend with when children are being exchanged between parents.  If you have a concern, contact your attorney or call us with your questions.  All current child support and custody orders remain in full force and effect until modified through the legal process. 

Real Property and Estate Issues

Real property does not always  automatically pass to surviving spouses.  Deeds and titles must be cleared and legal steps taken to assure that property passes to heirs of someones' estate.  If no will exists, Texas estate law determines to whom the property passes.  We have handled numerous cases where a loved one passes years ago only to have the title to their homes unresolved.  There are options to leaving property to your family other than through a will..