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Texas Family Law Attorneys of the Law Office of Dana L. White, PLLC Practice in the Area of Divorce

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Going through a divorce is emotionally painful, and the legal process can be complicated and frightening to those who have never encountered the legal system.

The Texas Family Law Attorneys at the Law Office of Dana White, PLLC recognize that our clients are going through a challenging time in their lives, and it is our focus to guide them through the legal process.

Our main task in representing family law clients is to inform them of their legal rights and protect their legal interests while respecting family relationships.



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Texas Family Law Attorneys at the Law Office of Dana L. White, PLLC: Issues at Stake in Divorce:

Divorce is the legal dissolution of a marriage, and the process of doing so is not much different than dissolving a business.  Our job as your attorney is to guide you through the steps of dissolving the marriage.

Protecting your rights and interests reign paramount among the many issues in a divorce. Failing to address and resolve such issues can have devastating, expensive, and often irreparable consequences in the future.

Some of your rights and interests include, but are not limited to:

Division of assets

Division of debt

Spousal maintenance or alimony

Federal income tax liability

Further, if there are children under the age of 18 years, issues to be addressed may also include:

Child support

Custody (rights and duties of each parent)

Periods of visitation

Assets to be divided in divorce include but are not limited to:

Real estate

Retirement accounts

Investment accounts

Checking and savings accounts

Both parties should obtain a recent credit report to ensure all debt is addressed in the final decree.  Debts include:


Credit card debt

Medical bills

Student loans

Car notes

Tax debt

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In an “uncontested” divorce, the parties agree to all terms.  Usually, only an attorney represents one party.  The Respondent does not need to be served by a process server because they will sign a waiver.

This method is much less expensive, less stressful, and quicker than other types of divorce but often is not possible due to the parties’ opposing views or the complicated nature of the case.

Preparing for your Consultation with Texas Family Law Attorneys at the Law Office of Dana L. White, PLLC

Please print out the intake sheet below, complete it and bring it with you to your consultation. If you do not have your intake sheet with you when you come for your appointment, please plan to be at least 20 minutes early for your appointment.

Divorce/Dissolution of Marriage Intake Sheet

Areas of Family Law Practice in Texas: Southlake, Westlake, Roanoke, Trophy Club, Keller, Grapevine, North Richland Hills, HEB area, Denton, Flower, Mound, Lewisville, Frisco, Colleyville, Fort Worth, Dallas, Highland Village, Oak Point, Crossroads, Watauga, Shady Shores, and Copper Canyon.

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