Family Law

Family Law Attorney in Houston, TX Representing Families Going Through Divorce or Child Custody Issues

Divorce is never easy. In some cases, unfortunately, it may be the best solution. We understand how difficult this time can be. Our goal is to provide you with the best legal counsel regarding your divorce and child custody issues in Houston, TX. Family law encompasses a large segment of the law, including:

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Requests for Child Support

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Requests for Alimony or Spousal Support

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Requests or Termination of Visitation Rights

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Child Custody Disputes

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Temporary and Permanent Restraining Orders

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Paternity Testing

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Guardianship Issues

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Civil Unions and Domestic Partnerships

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Property Division

Houston Family Law Attorney, Roy Boujaoude understands that divorce and custody issues can be challenging for all parties. No one expects to be in this situation when they get married or have children. Even with amicable parties, it can be important to have independent legal representation to be sure that your rights, your children, and your future are protected.

Filing for Divorce in the State of Texas

Divorce and child custody issues are handled through an independent court in the State of Texas. If filing a family law case in Houston, your case will be heard out of the Harris County District Court – Family Division.

According to Texas State Law, you or the respondent must have been domiciled in the State for the preceding six months and a resident of the county where the suit is filed for at least the previous 90 days. By statute, most petitioners must wait at least 60 days before a divorce will be finalized. There are exceptions to the 60-day waiting period, including if there is evidence of domestic violence.

Experienced Family Lawyer

It is always recommended, no matter what the circumstances of your case, that you consult a knowledgeable family law attorney in Houston, TX. An attorney can help you start family law legal proceedings and can argue your case in front of a judge or magistrate. Attorney Roy Boujaoude is experienced in all family law matters. He will fight hard for you and your family.

Attorney Roy Boujaoude is Here to Help.

He understands that the dissolution of a marriage can mean a dramatic change in the income you receive for your child and your expenses. He will always work hard to protect your interests and get the best possible results in your case. Contact the Law Office of Roy Boujaoude today at (844) 997-7777 for a free, confidential case evaluation.