(512) 528-1900

The Jackson Law Firm Blog

request consultation
Father on a hill with 2 children
Child custody

How can a father win full custody in Round Rock?

Posted by brian on June 22, 2018

As a single father, there is nothing that you want more than full custody of your child. You want to do more than pay child support. You want to be your son or daughter’s main support system. You want to know that your little one is safe and sound under your roof, the peace of […]

Child custody

What is an unfit mother?

Posted by brian on June 11, 2018

Bad Parenting Being a parent isn’t easy, and you must always put your child’s best interests first. Below is an infographic with information on what an unfit mother is considered as; For more information on our Round Rock Family Law Attorney, please visit our site.


What a Probate Attorney can do for you

Posted by brian on June 11, 2018

A probate attorney handles any legal case that involves probate, which is the approval of a will. A good probate attorney answers all questions that you have about the process and guides you through step by step. Learn more about the basic tasks that a probate attorney at The Jackson Firm can do for you. […]

Child custody

What is an unfit mother considered as?

Posted by brian on June 8, 2018

Legally, what constitutes an unfit mother varies from state to state. Depending on local family law, the same evidence and conditions may lead to entirely different conclusions, which is why you should thoroughly familiarize yourself with the exact laws of your state. Here is an introduction to the definition of an unfit mother in Texas. […]


What is the Adoption Process in Texas?

Posted by brian on June 4, 2018

Have you decided that you want to adopt a child in the state of Texas? Adoption is a wonderful process that brings people together and gives deserving children the families they long for. However, it can also be complicated, stressful and sometimes even difficult, especially if you begin the process unprepared. Working with a qualified […]

Immigration Attorney

Can an Immigrant Get Residency in Texas?

Posted by brian on May 25, 2018

Whether or not an immigrant can get residency in Texas is a matter of immigration law as well as state statutes. Immigrants on visas that grant the right to live in the United States are generally accepted for residency purposes by the state of Texas. Temporary visas, such as tourist or student visas, usually do […]

Criminal Defense

What are my Miranda Rights?

Posted by brian on May 24, 2018

Police officers are required to use a specific protocol when placing a suspect under arrest, including stating the official charge. Here is an infographic showing your Miranda Rights; For more information on our Round Rock Criminal Defense Lawyers, please visit our site.


How retirement accounts are divided in divorce

Posted by brian on May 18, 2018

What happens to a person’s retirement benefit accounts in a divorce? By default, any contributions made to a retirement savings plan before the marriage took place belong to the spouse who made the contributions. Whereas, anything contributed throughout the marriage belongs to both spouses. As a result, some retirement plans are a combination of separate […]

Child Support

What happens if I don’t pay child support?

Posted by brian on May 11, 2018

If you’re a non-custodial parent, you’ll likely be ordered to pay child support. The amount you have to pay will be determined by several factors, with your monthly net income being the most important. A court order will set the amount, and this number can only be modified by another court order. What happens when […]

Criminal Defense

Do I need a Criminal Lawyer?

Posted by brian on May 4, 2018

Have you been charged with assault & battery, drug possession, a misdemeanor or sex trafficking? Do you know that an arrest does not mean an automatic conviction? Without a criminal law attorney, you are susceptible to a legal system that may result in harsh penalties even if you are innocent. Hiring a lawyer can keep […]