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Child Support Cedar Park and Round Rock Lawyer
Child Support, Divorce

How to receive more child support?

Posted by brian on December 12, 2018

If you do not receive enough child support, you may be able to request a court order to obtain an increase. There are several different scenarios where an attorney may be able to help you obtain more child support by filing a petition in court, including the following: The non-custodial parent of your child has […]

Divorce and Property division Lawyer Cedar Park
Divorce, Property division

What can affect Property Division in a divorce?

Posted by brian on November 27, 2018

Divorce is difficult. It will try your mind and emotions like no other event in your life. The emotions are raw and difficult to control. But when it comes down to it, you have material assets at stake that you must dedicate your time and attention to. No matter how much you may be going […]

Round Rock Divorce Attorney
Divorce, Family Law

How to settle a divorce out of court.

Posted by brian on November 20, 2018

Going through a divorce is one of the most stressful events that a person can experience. When matters like property division and child custody arrangements are uncertain, the experience can even be more nerve-wracking. Divorce litigants can have more control over what happens in their case by choosing to settle the case out of court. […]

Round Rock Probate Attorney
Estate Planning, Probate, Wills and Trusts

Is Probate necessary if there is a Will?

Posted by brian on November 13, 2018

Probate is the legal process of supervising the disposition of the estate of a deceased person. In most probate proceedings, the will of the deceased is presented to a court, and in the absence of any challenges, is used as the basis for most of the decisions regarding division of property, care of minor children, […]

Round Rock Criminal Defense Attorney
Criminal Defense

What are the Different Types of Criminal Cases?

Posted by brian on November 9, 2018

According to statistics from the Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI), a non-violent crime is reported around every three seconds in the United States. Meanwhile, violent crimes are reported around every 22 seconds. Crimes are committed all over the country on a daily basis, including in the state of Texas. Certain crimes take place more frequently […]

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Estate Planning

Why an Experienced Estate Planning Attorney is Essential

Posted by brian on October 29, 2018

Estate plans can do much more than just protect financial assets. They can be very effective instruments when families face issues that may require legal applications, such as a family law problem or a looming divorce. Divorce proceedings can be particularly problematic when couples divorce late in life or after being married for several years […]

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Criminal Defense

Why contact a Criminal Lawyer

Posted by brian on October 26, 2018

The Jackson Firm is here to explain the nature of any charges, the degree of your rights and we’ll walk you through the process of a criminal trial.

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Adoption

What are the requirements for adoption in Cedar Park?

Posted by brian on October 25, 2018

When most people think of adoption, they often think of adoptions that involve infants or very young children by parents other than the biological parents. There are other types of adoption, such as step-parent adoption. Step-parent adoption is common when a biological parent has remarried and their new spouse forms a bond with a child […]

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Guardianship

How does guardianship work in Texas?

Posted by brian on October 15, 2018

A guardianship is a legal status that allows a the guardian to make important decisions for another person, also known as the ward. A guardianship over a person allows the guardian to make decisions about the ward’s medical treatment, living situation and education. A guardianship over an estate allows the guardian to manage the ward’s […]