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My ex has filed an enforcement against me for non-payment of child support…what do I do?


Published April 30, 2020 by Shane KershUnfortunately, this is something we are going to see a lot of.Good people-who have never been late in paying court ordered child support-have lost their jobs or been placed on furlough.Some folks are eligible to receive unemployment, but even that does not go very far when the person has a mortgage, car paymen...
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What happens during a Texas Divorce

 So what does a Texas divorce really mean?!? Published March 15, 2020 by Shane Kersh There are usually three main parts to a Texas divorce with children. First, is the dissolution of the marriage either, with or without a fault ground.Second, would be the just and right division of the marital estate, along with confirmation of any separa...
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What is happening with Texas Family Law Courts during COVID-19

How are Texas Family Law Courts being conducted during COVID-19 Shelter in Place  Published April 15, 2020 by Shane KershThere have been lost of questions about how family law courts are being conducted during the COVID-19 shelter in place.For the most part, the courts are closed for hearings and trials that were originally set, and are not se...
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Visitation with Children and COVID-19

Do I get to see my children during COVID-19 Shelter In Place?  ​All periods of possession and access (visitation) should be as routine as before the COVID-19 pandemic.Remember, most trial courts and the Texas Supreme Court have said that the terms for visitation as set by the original order shall be followed.  Additionally, the original s...
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Receiving Child Support and COVID-19

What if I'm not getting child support due to COVID-19  Unfortunately, the Covid-19 Pandemic has caused a great deal of stress on families and the family law system.  If you are not receiving your court ordered child support due to COVID-19 that only adds to the stress and anxiety.There are remedies for you, however, none of those are goin...
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Child Support Payments and COVID-19

 What if I can't pay my child support due to COVID-19 There are lots of questions about child support payments during this COVID-19 Pandemic.Remember that even if you've been laid off or placed on furlough, you still have to pay your court ordered child support under the existing order. However, there are steps you can take to protect you...
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COVID-19 Shelter in Place and Visitation

The Supreme Court of Texas has issued another advisory opinion stating that the shelter in place order does not affect possession and access to the children.  This means that parents must continue to follow the language of the order and the original school calendar regarding visitation.  Please make sure you are following the order t...
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How Effective Is Mediation in Child Custody Disputes?

Disputes over child custody can be among the most heated. After all, the stakes are incredibly high when the issue of being able to see your own children is on the line. As a result, it may seem like the prospect of ever reaching an agreement with your child's other parent is highly unlikely, but mediation can often lead to surprisingly positive re...
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Pearland Magazine - Kersh Law - Divorce - Attorney Mediator

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As family law practice, we handle, all aspects of divorce and family law throughout the Greater Houston Area, Pearland, Lake Jackson, Fort Bend County and Brazoria County.  We have family law offices conveniently located in Houston, Pearland and Lake Jackson.  Our Texas divorce practice addresses the various issues that must be determined...
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Prenuptial Agreement

A prenuptial agreement is referred to as a premarital agreement. The Texas Family Code defines this as an agreement between prospective spouses made in contemplation of marriage and to be effective on marriage. The premarital agreement must be in writing and signed by both parties.For example, a premarital agreement may include the parties right to...
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Dividing Spousal Assets During a Divorce in Texas

Kersh Family Law Firm primarily serve Pearland and Houston, Texas, as well as communities in Brazoria and Harris Counties.  Dividing marital property is part of divorce wether you are in Pearland or Houston.Dividing assets is a part of a divorce decree or annulment. The court order will divide the estate, real and personal property, and commun...
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Understanding Child Support in Texas

Texas has specific regulations regarding child support whether you live in Pearland or Houston, Texas.  Even with child support regulations clearly stated in the Texas Family Code there are many parents that may not understand their parental rights or financial obligations.  Shane has family law offices in both Pearland and Houston Texas....
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Understanding Parental Rights of a Child

 In Texas child custody cases, a parent can be appointed sole managing conservator or joint managing conservator of the child. Each has rights and duties concerning the best interest of the child. As stated in the Texas Family Code:If both parents are appointed as conservators of the child, the court shall specify the rights and duties of...
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Termination of Parental Rights

The child’s physical and emotional well-being is the most important consideration when looking at termination of parental rights. Some children at put in dangerous situations, some children are surrounded by adults with a pattern of drug use, and some children have parents who don’t have the mental capacity to care for them.There are many grounds f...
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Domestic Violence Is A Serious Matter

Domestic violence in Texas or anywhere is a serious matter in regards to personal safety, criminal matters and emotional abuse.  Shane and our team at Kersh Law Firm takes domestic violence matters very seriously and is prepared to vigorously represent our clients.  It is important to have a clear understanding of what falls into the cate...
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In Texas what orders are subject to modification?

A court with continuing, exclusive jurisdiction may modify an order that provides for the conservatorship, support, or possession of and access to a child.To get a modification started in the State of Texas, your attorney will file a Citation and Petition to Modify Parent-Child Relationship with the court in the county where the lawsuit has jurisdi...
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How does Kersh Law Firm prepare for a divorce trial in Texas?

You obviously didn't plan on divorce when you stood at the altar and took your marriage vows,  but your life and marriage has changed and it is time for you and your spouse to move on. Most Likely you have accumulated joint assets and started a family.   Your first priority needs to be protecting all of this throughout the dissolutio...
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Pearland Divorce Lawyer and Family Lawyer

Even the most agreeable divorce includes stress, disruption, and change. Kersh Law Firm family law staff strives to help you identify key issues and discoverable information related to assets and rights, and determine the most optimal pathway through your specific divorce.We handle your divorce with skill and compassion and with the appropriate att...
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