Getting divorced is complicated in every sense, from legal and financial considerations to the emotional and practical fallout of ending a marriage. You will need to make tough decisions and choose your battles wisely, and for that you need experienced legal counsel.
The divorce lawyers of J.D. Milks, PLLC, provide the dependable advice, sound strategy and courtroom skills to protect your interests and position you to move to the next phase of your life. Our divorce law firm handles divorce in the DFW area and throughout Tarrant, Dallas and Johnson counties.
We will sit down with you to discuss your rights, where you stand and what issues need immediate attention. Then we will walk you through different scenarios and strategies to find the best approach to achieving your goals in divorce We emphasize the merits of resolving issues out of court — less cost, less animosity, less stress, more control — but we are experienced litigators when a trial cannot be avoided.
We can protect your interests in all facets of divorce, including:
- The house and mortgage
- Custody and parenting time
- Dividing property and debts
- A closely held business
- Child support and spousal support
- Domestic violence and protective orders
In Texas, it is not necessary to prove grounds for divorce or establish a legal separation. If you agree on everything, you can be divorced 60 days after filing. If you have accumulated a lot of wealth, it takes time and perhaps outside professionals to unwind all of that. If you have a custody dispute or a major disagreement over property or money, it may be necessary to go to court to get a judge’s ruling.
We help you address your fears and concerns about divorce so that you can focus on the future and what the next stage of your life is going to be like. We are here to guide you, to look out for you and stand up for you, in or out of court.