Many Texas couples will be among others throughout the nation who file for divorce this year. The factors that prompt such decisions vary with each situation. Some people simply say they've grown apart from their spouses, while others may be reacting to a sudden, unexpected incident (such as marital infidelity). The divorce process is seldom easy; in fact, for those who are parents, it may be especially challenging. It's important to know where to turn for help if problems arise concerning child custody, visitation or other aspects of a new parenting plan.
Most parents want what is best for their children. However, in the midst of divorce, it's not uncommon for parents to disagree on the topic. If communication is amicable, it may be possible to negotiate a swift and agreeable solution to a child-related problem.
If contention exists between spouses, it may be wise to seek outside support rather than risk emotional outbursts and heated courtroom battles. Many parents have avoided such trouble in the past by enlisting the help of experienced family law attorneys. An attorney knows just what to do to protect parental rights and obtain solutions that help families move toward successful, happy futures.
At Vela & Del Fierro, PLLC, our Texas legal team understands that your relationship with your children is a high priority. We also know how difficult it can be when the other parent refuses to cooperate, or flat-out disobeys an existing court order. We are prepared to act on your behalf to seek fair solutions to child custody and other divorce-related problems.