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Category: Child Custody

Texas Family Law Podcast Episode #9: What Can I Do If I’m Denied Visitation?

Texas Family Law Podcast Episode #9: What Can I Do If I’m Denied Visitation?

What are your options if your ex denies you visitation? Does COVID-19 change the situation? This week our hosts Jake and Brian give you answers. Listen to this week’s episode as board-certified family attorneys discuss how to navigate being denied the right to see your children during COVID-19. The Texas Family Law podcast is available for download on SoundCloud, […]

Texas Family Law Podcast Episode #8: Are Dads Treated Differently Than Moms In Custody Cases?

Texas Family Law Podcast Episode #8: Are Dads Treated Differently Than Moms In Custody Cases?

This week on the Texas Family Law podcast your hosts Jake and Brian discuss an issue they frequently get asked about: are men treated differently than women in child support cases? There’s a common perception that mothers typically get favored by the courts over fathers, but is that really the case? Tune in to this weeks […]

Parental Alienation in Texas Contested Custody Cases 10 Ways to Win a Custody Battle

Parental Alienation in Texas Contested Custody Cases

Parental alienation is one of the most traumatizing subjects we deal with in Family Law, both for the children involved as well as the parents. That’s why we’ve created this guide to help give answers to the most common questions we receive when trying parental alienation cases in Texas. With decades of experience between us, […]

Remedies for Parental Alienation Syndrome Remedies for Parental Alienation Syndrome

Remedies for Parental Alienation Syndrome

A finding of family violence or neglect by a Texas family law judge unlocks the full power of the Texas court to make significant and in some, cases extraordinary remedies to protect the victimized child from ongoing abuse. Unfortunately, it is not an effective strategy for a Texas family lawyer to simply lodge accusations of Parental Alienation Syndrome with […]

Fighting Parental Alienation and Emotional Abuse Fighting Parental Alienation and Emotional Abuse

Fighting Parental Alienation and Emotional Abuse

In Texas, the Family Court has broad latitude to fashion a custody order to protect a child from child abuse, including emotional abuse resulting from parental alienation. The command of the law is for the Court to fashion a court order to provide a “safe, stable, and nonviolent environment for the child” and the court is guided […]

Two Keys of Parental Alienation Two Keys of Parental Alienation

Two Keys of Parental Alienation

Parental alienation requires “two keys” to start and run the destructive behavioral system. Understanding the requirement of “two keys” is an important insight and helps the family law court and lawyer to see through the conflict cloud that obscures the root cause of parental alienation. The first key. The ignition of parental alienation syndrome is often a […]

Parental Alienation Syndrome: The Cloud of Conflict Parental Alienation Syndrome: The Cloud of Conflict

Parental Alienation Syndrome: The Cloud of Conflict

Courts often make no changes to the parenting orders in Parental Alienation Syndrome cases because the Court is unable to see through the “cloud of conflict,” generated by parental alienation. What is the “cloud of conflict”? The “cloud of conflict” refers to the difficulty for the Judge or Jury to understand the root cause. The “cloud of […]