McClure Law Group Services


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Dallas family law firm, McClure Law Group offers mediation, collaboration and other family law options to keep things civil during a divorce or child custody issues.

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McClure Law Group Services

  1. 1. Dallas Divorce Attorney<br />Collaborative Family Law<br />McClure Law GroupServices<br />
  2. 2. Collaborative Law<br />The Collaborative Law approach offers couples facing divorce the following advantages:<br />Helps families divide their assets and businesses without destroying them<br />Improves opportunities to restructure a family after a divorce without devastation<br />Allows for creative solutions that may expand the “pie” that is being divided rather than diminishing it or using it up on divorce costs<br />Provides divorcing couples with a more family- and business-friendly way to restructure their relationships<br />Provides privacy and flexibility to clients<br />
  3. 3. Divorce<br />The team of attorneys at the McClure Law Group aim to deliver maximum results utilizing their experience in tax law, complex financial and property matters, litigation, international divorce and family law including issues such as:<br />Assets in one or more states<br />Complicated income streams including stock options, bonuses, royalty income, etc.<br />Property valuation of real estate, businesses and other assets<br />Division of IRAs, 401(k) plans, pensions and other retirement accounts<br />Division of stock options and restricted stock<br />Division of intellectual property, including patents and copyrights<br />Business valuation matters<br />Division of debt<br />Treatment of trusts<br />Parenting plans<br />
  4. 4. Post-Divorce Modifications<br />The most common post-divorce modifications involve:<br />child custody<br />Visitation<br />child support payments<br />access to a child<br />parenting plans.<br />Situations that may justify a modification include those where the parent paying child support experiences an increase or decrease in earning power or where the financial needs of the child have changed.<br />
  5. 5. Alternative Dispute Resolution<br />Mediation<br />provides the parties with an informal but structured forum in which the family, their attorneys and a neutral, unbiased third-party facilitator work as a team toward the resolution of disputed issues — without the need for a judge or jury<br />The mediation process is efficient, and provides the parties quick, fair and more cost-effective resolutions.<br />
  6. 6. Pre- and post-marital agreements<br />The pre-marital agreement (also known as a prenuptial agreement) is signed before the marriage and is used often in second marriages, as well as with those individuals who marry later in life.<br />Post-marital agreements are executed after the day of marriage, and they generally involve a large financial change in circumstances in one or both of the marital partners.<br />
  7. 7. Custody, Parenting Plans, Child Support<br />The attorneys first seek to collaborate with parents and a team of experts in parenting, psychology, wellness, tax and finance to develop realistic and nurturing parenting plans and child support arrangements, rather than proceeding directly to the courtroom.<br />
  8. 8. Paternity Issues<br />Paternity cases are highly sensitive, emotional matters that can entail complex legal issues such as:<br />the paternity of a child <br />parent’s rights<br />disestablishment of paternity <br />termination of parental rights<br />child custody<br />child support and parenting plans<br />name changes <br />adoption and legal guardianship<br />
  9. 9. Appeals<br />If you are dissatisfied with the result of your final divorce decree, there may be reasonable cause to appeal to the Court of Appeals or the Texas Supreme Court. <br />Appealing a divorce decree is complex and involves several steps:<br />Investigation of the original court case<br />Preparation of a thorough and persuasive brief<br />Petition and attend all hearings as well as be fierce advocates in courtroom if a hearing is granted<br />
  10. 10. Highland Park/Dallas<br />Collin County<br />By Appointment only<br />8115 Preston RoadSuite 270Dallas TX 75225<br />Telephone: 14.692.8200<br />Facsimile: 214.692.8255<br />Directionsclick here<br />101 E Park Blvd.Suite 600Plano TX 75024<br />Telephone: 972.516.3850<br />Directionsclick here<br />@McClureLaw<br /><br />