Divorce can be a difficult and painful ordeal to undergo. This is especially true in cases of contested divorce. When a couple fails to agree on issues like child custody, child support, spousal support, or division of marital assets, they should seek legal representation from a family law attorney. A divorce can have many impacts on your life, in both the short and long term. You should have an attorney you can trust.
The Gilmet Law Firm can represent you in contested divorce cases. We can help you protect your interests and properly represent your interests in court. If your divorce is contested, you need a divorce attorney. If you would like to learn more about the legal representation The Gilmet Law Firm can provide you, call us today at 713-840-0823 or contact us online.
If you are filing for divorce, you must demonstrate that you have Texas residency. You must also show that you have lived for 90 days in the county in which you file the divorce papers. The initial paperwork that you file will contain basic information about you, your spouse, your marriage, and any children you may have.
A divorce is contested when the divorcing parties cannot agree on a settlement. At this point, the parties will require legal representation to settle issues such as:
We believe that mediation and compromise are often the best way to get a favorable result for all parties involved. Even in a contested divorce, your divorce attorney can negotiate on your behalf to protect your interests. Avoiding litigation in contested divorces will save you money and alleviate some stress. Having a competent attorney to negotiate on your behalf can help you achieve your goals and protect your interests.
However, we understand not all cases can be settled by negotiation, mediation and out of court. Sometimes, a judge or a jury is better equipped to decide the issues in dispute. At the Gilmet Law Firm, we are experienced to fighting for our clients' rights, and we are prepared to take cases to trial if necessary. You can trust The Gilmet Law Firm to represent you in court.
If you have been served with divorce papers or are considering filing for divorce, it is very important to consult with a divorce attorney. The paperwork and legal documents that must be filled out can be very complex, and it is helpful to have a legal professional guiding you through the process.
The Gilmet Law Firm is ready to represent you as your contested divorce attorney in Houston. We can negotiate with other attorneys on your behalf or fight them in court. For a free contested divorce consultation from The Law Office of Gilmet, call today at 713-840-0823 or contact us online.