1. IF I ADOPT AN ADULT, DO I ADOPT THE BROTHERS AND SISTERS, TOO?

    IF I ADOPT AN ADULT, DO I ADOPT THE BROTHERS AND SISTERS, TOO? July 22, 2016 Alexandra Geczi Texas family adoption Does the adoption of one adult mean that all the siblings are adopted as well? No.  The adult adoption does NOT create a parent-child relationship between the adoptive parents and any …Read More

  2. WHY OUR ADULT ADOPTIONS ROCK!

    Texas adult adoption service Why should I use your service when I can get the forms online for free? Adult adoptions are uncommon, and many lawyers do not know that they exist, let alone how to handle one.  Because they are uncommon, court clerks and even judges sometimes don’t know what to do. …Read More

  3. STEP-PARENT ADOPTION VS. ADULT ADOPTION

    What’s the difference between a step-parent adoption and an adult adoption? That’s a trick question – sometimes, they can be the same thing! An adult adoption is often used by step-parents of adult step-children to formalize their parent-child relationship.  (What are some of the other reason…Read More

  4. WHY WOULD I WANT AN ADULT ADOPTION?

    Reasons for an adult adoption Top 3 Reasons for an Adult Adoption Formalize step-parent or other non-parent relationship In our practice, the majority of our clients seeking an adult adoption are honoring the people who raised them.  They want to establish the legal relationship for emotional and …Read More

  5. WHAT ARE THE LEGAL CONSEQUENCES OF AN ADULT ADOPTION?

    What is the effect of an adult adoption? Texas Family Code section 162.507 sets out the legal consequences of an adult adoption: (a)  The adopted adult is the son or daughter of the adoptive parents for all purposes. (b)  The adopted adult is entitled to inherit from and through the adopted adult…Read More

  6. 4 TOOLS TO HELP YOU ORGANIZE YOUR FINANCES

    Organizing your financial affairs? When going through divorce, it’s important to have an understanding of your financial picture. Here are some (online) tools that can help. Mint.com – Free, for basic subscription. Mint automatically pulls all your financial information into one place, so you ca…Read More

  7. NICHE DOESN’T MEAN SMALL, IT MEANS FOCUSED.

    Divorce legal services for Chief Domestic Officers. Since we’ve announced our new niche, helping Chief Domestic Officers negotiate their divorce exit strategy, we’ve had people ask,”Do you still practice family law?”  The answer is, “YES!” With Chief Domestic Officer Divorce, we are …Read More

  8. WHAT MAKES US UNIQUE?

    What makes us unique?  Unlike many law firms, we have a two part approach to divorce: education and support. First, we believe that educating clients is the key to their success.  From the beginning, we educate our clients about the law, the process, and their options, providing them a clear roadm…Read More