Austin Family Law Blog

Litigate or Collaborate? Either way, as long as you Negotiate.

by | Dec 22, 2011 | General

It is a mistake to think having your day in Court will get you what you want. Your best bet is to negotiate a settlement, because the Court cannot and will not take the time necessary to really understand the details of your family or property. Most likely, a Court’s ruling will be a cookie-cutter solution that you will not be happy with. Custom sophisticated settlements can be aggressive and bold, and Court should be a last resort.

What To Do About Summer

What To Do About Summer

FROM JODI Closing out May always represents a shift.  For our clients, it is the end of school and the beginning of summer vacation.  I feel like so many of you have already started to travel and take time off.  For me, It is 6 weeks until I get any vacation, but if I...

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Welcome to the Real World; It’s Heavy.

Welcome to the Real World; It’s Heavy.

FROM JODI It’s official; we are going back to the in-person practice of law.  Today and yesterday, I have had my first in-person depositions, and next week, my first in-person trial.  I have to say, it’s like riding a bike, and my lawyer muscle memory is back.  I am...

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